Call out for compassionate citizens to join Manchester’s Night Heroes

Manchester’s Night Heroes are looking for volunteers - and work alongside key organisations to provide essential care and support for anyone who has become...

New study reveals widening north-south gap in young adult deaths

A major study of mortality across England led by University of Manchester data scientists blames socioeconomic deprivation for sharp rises in deaths among 22...

UK home to the third highest childcare costs in Europe

The latest research by Cuckooz Nest, a flexible workspace with integrated creche facilities, has looked at the high cost of childcare in the UK...

Two child limit on tax credits and Universal Credit is taking a heavy toll...

The first detailed research on the impact of the two-child limit in tax credits and universal credit reveals the scale of suffering in families...

Poorer areas worst hit by rapid move to fee-charging cashpoints and Manchester Central is...

Deprived areas are losing free cash machines at a much faster rate than affluent ones across the UK – forcing thousands of people in...

UK households using food banks are living on just £50 a week report finds

The average weekly income of people at food banks is only £50 after paying rent and almost one in five have no money coming...

Appeal for families to host Chinese exchange students

FAMILIES in Manchester are being invited to welcome Chinese students into their home as 1,000 young people visit this summer to learn about life...

New youth justice model is rolled out across Greater Manchester

A transformative new model of working with young people in the justice system will be rolled out across Greater Manchester from today. The Greater Manchester...

Britain may be reaching ‘peak acceptance’ of homosexuality

To mark International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, The University of Manchester has released new research which has found that a person’s religion...

Sleepwalking into a cashless society will leave millions in society behind

Millions of consumers across the UK face being left behind if we don’t plan properly for an increasingly cashless society. That's according to a report...