Honoured by their Queen

Two Greater Manchester Police officers have been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list. Detective Chief Superintendent Simon Barraclough and retired Detective Constable Warren Barlow...

Guy Garvey takes over Manchester’s tram announcements for BBC Music Day

For the third year running BBC Music Day takes over the tram announcements in Manchester with another iconic artist from the city. This year Manchester...

Professor Jeanette Winterson to deliver the Dimbleby Lecture

The University of Manchester’s Professor of New Writing, Jeanette Winterson will deliver the annual Dimbleby Lecture on Wednesday 6 June. The award-winning writer and acclaimed...

Bury mother of sick twins makes plea for more stem cell donors

A mother-of-five from Bury, whose youngest twin daughters were both been diagnosed with a rare blood disorder, is trying to encourage more people to...

Ahead of Mad Friday Altrincham mother sends warning on dangers of drink

The mother of a young man who was killed following a night out in Altrincham is appealing to people to think about the consequences...

A Master chef journey for Stepping Hill nurse

A Stepping Hill Hospital nurse’s journey on TV’s Masterchef recently came to an end, but not before she cooked up a whole load of...

Former Labour minister and Salford MP Hazel Blears gets honorary degree

FORMER MP for Salford and Eccles and Cabinet Minister who became a strong advocate in the fight against dementia has been recognised by the...

“Even a thousand words could not begin to describe how much she was loved

The family of one-year-old Orianna Crilly-Cifrova, who sadly died in Radcliffe earlier this week have tribute to her. Orianna died in hospital a day after being...

One year after his disappearance from Droylsden Geoffrey Ralph is still missing

A year since a Tameside man went missing, policeare still searching for Geoffrey Ralph. On a warm July afternoon last year, 75-year-old Geoffrey left his...

James Timpson apppinted as the North West’s Brexit adviser

The CEO of North West business giant Timpson has been selected to head up join one of five new Business Councils formed by the...