Didsbury women passes half way mark in marathon cancer charity challenge

A Didsbury woman who lost her mum to breast cancer is taking on 12 challenges in 12 months to raise money for Cancer Research...

New Documentary will reveal the legacy of Sir Matt Busby

A documentary on the legacy of former Manchester United manager Matt Busby is under production from James Corden’s London- and Los Angeles-based indie Fulwell...

The Day Mountbatten Died

In August 1979 a bomb is detonated on board a small fishing boat off the north west coast of Ireland. That one moment led...

Emily beats off competition from across the world for going the extra mile

The International Association of Women Police has recognised the incredible achievements of a Greater Manchester Police (GMP) officer. Detective Chief Superintendent Emily Higham, who is...

Manchester born soldier who died fighting IS in Syria was killed by friendly fire

A Manchester born soldier who died in Syria fighting the Islamic State group was killed by friendly fire, the Ministry of Justice (MoD) has...

New Chairperson appointed to lead Manchester City of Literature

Manchester City of Literature has announced the appointment of Manchester based novelist, poet and screenwriter Zahid Hussain as the first Chair of the Board...

Hundreds turn out for funeral of tragic PC

Hundreds of people turned out to pay tribute to the 38-year-old Greater Policeman who died suddenly while on holiday with his family in Scotland...

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...

Tributes to GMP officer who has died while on holiday in Scotland

A Greater Manchester Police officer has sadly passed away whilst holidaying in Scotland. PC Shazad Saddique, 38, was visiting the Fairy Pools - a popular...

Alan Henning to have a road named after him in his home city of...

Former taxi driver Alan Henning, who was tragically killed by so-called Islamic State, is to have a road named after him in his home...