Report paints a mixed picture of community connect

A contrasting picture of community life in Britain has emerged in a new report issued today by the Manchester based Co-op, which shows that...

Shocking Manchester report finds racism is still a huge problem in UK’s workplaces

A shocking report has found that the majority of ethnic minority workers have experienced racial harassment at work in the last five years, and...

Childhood in crisis: Almost two thirds of parents and grandparents say childhood getting worse...

A Landmark survey has revealed three generations of families across the UK fear childhoods are getting worse. The survey found that vast numbers of children...

New campaign encourages public to intervene to help prevent railway suicides

Commuters in the North West are being asked to take part in a new suicide prevention campaign on the railways which could save many...

Facebook’s business model relies on extreme content

An undercover investigation by Channel 4 Dispatches has revealed for the first time how Facebook decides what users can and can’t see on the...

Manchester study finds Child abuse linked to risk of suicide in later life

Children who experience physical, sexual, and emotional abuse or neglect are at least two to three times more likely to attempt suicide in later...

Housing associations help people off the dole – report

A new report by the University of Salford has revealed the social housing sector’s significant impact on employment support. Those housing associations which support their...

Study calls for legal reform on ‘hidden crime’ few male victims will talk about

A call for a change in the law to class men, forced to have sex with women, as rape victims has been made in...

Genes explain mystery heart failure in pregnant women

A new genetic discovery could explain the cause of a mysterious and potentially-deadly heart condition which affects women during or just after pregnancy. The findings,...

Schoolchildren’s commercials are a breath of fresh air

Five Greater Manchester primary schools have picked up prizes after producing radio and TV commercials to help tackle air pollution in Greater Manchester. Children from...