Salford Election candidate dies just six days before the vote

George Andrew Darlington, was standing for the Conservative party in Walkden South ward. He was taken ill and died last week. City Mayor Paul Dennett...

Middleton D Day hero honoured

A 94-year-old veteran who played a key part in the D-Day landings on Normandy beaches has been honoured  Middleton resident Jim Healy was presented with...

Stockport’s Ann Coffey to stand down as MP

Stockport MP Ann Coffey has announced she will not be standing again in the upcoming general election. Coffey was first elected as an MP in...

Tributes paid to former Trafford Councillor

Tributes have been paid to long-serving Trafford Council councillor Jane Baugh, who has died. Cllr Baugh was first elected in 1990 and represented Broadheath...

Former Manchester Grammar school boy sees his fortune fall by £6b in Covid economic...

Former Manchester Grammar School boy James Radcliffe has found himself one of the casualties of the Covid-19 economic collapse The billionaire who topped the list...

South African priest and social justice activist Fr Michael Lapsley to visit Manchester

This Thursday The Challenging Hate Forum will host a public event at Manchester Cathedral in support of Hate Crime Awareness Week. The focus of the...

Oldham Family launch Cancer Research UK Kids & Teens Star Awards

A ROYTON teenager is launching an awards scheme that recognises the courage of children with cancer. The Cancer Research UK Kids & Teens Star Awards,...

Liam Gallagher’s Pretty Green calls in business advisors

The clothing business founded by former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher has appointed advisors to consider its future business. Pretty...

Stockport based Ben named RAC Patrol of the Year

After just two years working as an RAC roadside technician rescuing stricken drivers in the south Manchester area, Ben Aldous has been named RAC...

Heidi appointed new Salford based Radio 5 controller

Heidi Dawson has been appointed as the new Controller of BBC Radio 5 live and 5 live sports extra. Heidi is currently Managing Editor of...