Young sailor from Manchester wins new sailing award

Last Tuesday, Panerai and the Royal Yachting Association (RYA) were delighted to announce that the winner of the inaugural Panerai Challenger Trophy was 18-year-old...

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...

Frank was a loving, caring and sensitive man with a heart of gold, who...

The family of a man who was found dead in his home in Collyhurst has paid tribute to him. 53 year-old Frank Lennon was found...

Inspiring Manchester mum wins award for Arctic expedition

A polar explorer is delighted to see one of the women she led on an all-female expedition to the North Pole win an award...

Police Officer Who Saved Drowning Man Wins Police Bravery Award

PC Mohammed Nadeem who single-handedly saved a man from an icy river has won a prestigious Police Bravery Award. The officer was named as the...

Parents of toddler who regularly has four seizures a day and struggles to see,...

The parents of a two-year-old boy who is battling epilepsy, cerebral palsy and global development delay are hoping to raise £30,000 so they can...

Lowry dealer shuts up shop after 60 years in the art world

One of Manchester’s most renowned fine art dealers is bowing out after more than 60 years in the business. George Aird, 84, who was a...

Tributes paid to Salford Royal Gynaecologist who delivered 30,000 babies

A prominent and pioneering Salford Royal obstetrician gynaecologist, described as the ‘kindest man you could ever wish to meet’, has passed away at the...

First class degree for military vet who left school aged 16

A Former soldier who served in Iraq and Afghanistan after leaving school aged 16 is graduating with a first class history degree from the...

Plea for the whereabouts of missing mum of two Marie Scott

it is six months to this day that  Hale mum-of-two Marie Scott left her home on Sandileigh Avenue at around 12pm. Despite extensive enquiries by detectives...