Conrad is remembered as local road named in his honour

Hundreds of people came together at a poignant dedication ceremony to officially name a road in honour of Fusilier Conrad Cole who lost his...

Prestwich councillor Eamonn O’Brien set to become new leader of Bury Council

Councillor Eamonn O’Brien is set to become the new leader of Bury Council. He is being proposed to take over the top job from Cllr...

Coronavirus hero nurse to switch on Blackpool Illuminations 2020

A Nurse dubbed the ‘Angel form the North” who works for the Northern Care Alliance at Fairfield General Hospital in Bury, part of the...

Manchester researcher’s work leads to activist being granted asylum after 15 year wait

A political activist who had been fighting for the right to remain in the UK for 15 years is celebrating after he was finally...

Trafford Council ‘giants’ receive posthumous title of Honorary Alderman

Two Trafford Council ‘giants’ have received the posthumous title of Honorary Alderman. Ray Bowker and Jane Baugh, who both died in 2020, received the special...

Family pay tribute to their “cheeky and funny boy” Reece as a murder investigation...

The family of 15-year-old Reece Tansey who died on Tuesday have paid tribute to their "cheeky and funny boy" as a murder investigation continues. The...

New Chief Fire Officer looking to hit the ground running

GREATER Manchester Fire and Rescue Service’s (GMFRS) new Chief Fire Officer is looking to hit the ground running after taking up the role last...

Manchester’s Deputy Sarah Todd will be Trafford’s new Chief Executive

Trafford Council has announced that Sara Todd is to be its new Chief Executive, subject to final approval from full Council. Sara is currently Deputy...

Yousef was a loving and caring son

The family of 17-year-old Yousef Makki has paid tribute to him.  In a heartfelt statement, they said: “Yousef was...

61-year-old man who had “lost all hope” after being unemployed for two years lands...

A 61-year-old man who had “lost all hope” after being unemployed for two years has landed a job at one of Manchester’s top hotels. With...