Retirement for the GMP quartet that kept the wheels turning

Russ Brown, John Turner, Bradley Waterfall and Steve Bradley are all retiring this month and have a combined total of over 160 years working...

Manchester academic drafted in to advise the government on improving primary physical education

AN ACADEMIC at a Manchester-based football education specialist, has been drafted in by the Government to improve primary physical education in the UK. Dr. Gerald...

YouTube Music creates special ‘projection-mapped’ hand-painted mural in Manchester for The 1975

Created to mark the release of The 1975’s third studio album - ‘A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships’ - the unveiling of the mural...

Chetham’s Librarian Michael Powell has died

The Chief Librarian of Manchester’s Cheetham Library Michael Powell has died at the age of 64, the Library has announced.

Swansea boy receives pioneering proton beam therapy for rare throat cancer at the Christie

An eight year old boy who has been diagnosed with a rare form of throat cancer is being treated with proton beam therapy (PBT)...

Manchester Property Management Partner cycled from Land’s End to John O’Groats for Parkinson’s UK

A partner at property management and surveying firm Scanlans has raised nearly £2,500 for Parkinson’s UK by cycling the length of Britain. Tony Mancini completed...

Still more questions to ask over the death of Michael Peers after coroner...

Police are continuing to appeal for information after the Inquest into the death of Michael Peers concluded at Bolton Coroner’s Court today. Michael was found...

Family pay tribute to seven year old Emily “our only child and the light...

The family of a little girl who was murdered in Bolton have paid tribute to her. 7-year-old Emily Jones was attacked by a woman with...

Stop using our daughters picture in protests say Emily’s parents

The parents of Emily Jones who was stabbed to death in a Bolton Park on Mother’s Day have issued a plea for people to...

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...