International Women’s Day 2019

March is Women’s History Month and along with it brings International Women’s Day this Friday 8th March. How are you celebrating this...

Big increases in in-work relative poverty rate are about much more than just low...

Between 1994 and 2017 there was an increase from 13% to 18% in the proportion of people in working households living in relative poverty...

Neighbours of more than 30 years reunited after moving into brand new homes in...

Neighbours of more than 30 years have been reunited after moving into the first brand new houses on the street they have called home...

Older bereaved people are up to four times more likely to experience depression, but...

Older people who have experienced the death of a partner are up to four times more likely to experience depression than older people who...

Figures reveal shocking levels of poverty in the North West

32 per cent of children in the North West are living in poverty, compared to 30 per cent in the UK. A report out this...

Greater Manchester Complex Safeguarding Conference Held at Museum of Science and Industry

Greater Manchester will today (Tuesday 30 April) host a national Complex Safeguarding Conference at the Museum of Science and Industry. During the conference Greater Manchester...

Busiest summer yet forecast for foodbanks

New figures released by the Trussell Trust reveal 20% increase in emergency food parcels for children in the UK last summer The Trussell Trust is...

Manchester parents needing childcare outnumber providers seven to two

An online networking site for parents, childcare providers and schools has revealed that Manchester parents outnumber local childcare providers by more than seven to...

Manchester’s Homeless – Benefit Gig for Lifeshare Charity

BIMM Manchester Music Business student Connor Synnott is bringing together some of Manchester’s most exciting new bands for a benefit gig at Salford's Sacred Trinity Church,...

Pressure on British Muslim parents to counter extremism is damaging says Manchester research

Pressure on British Muslim parents to counter extremism in their own families is having a detrimental effect, according to new research by Manchester academic...