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,...

Worrying figures show more children are gambling

A new report out this morning says that there are 55,000 problem gamblers aged between 11-16 in the UK and the numbers have quadrupled...

Medicinal menagerie, Noah’s Art, launches therapeutic café that serves up lashes of doggy devotion

Dog lovers are being encouraged to help the lonely and depressed in their community by sharing some 'animal magic' at a pop-up cafe in...

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...

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...

Trapped-New campaign is launched to prevent children from being groomed form adult criminals

Young people across Greater Manchester are being groomed by adults to take part in crimes such as drug dealing, arson and holding money and...

Salford to offer school holiday food support

Children in Salford who get free school meals are being offered shopping vouchers to help towards the cost of food during the six week...

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...

Four Greater Manchester Councils to share in scheme to help domestic abuse survivors

Four Greater Manchester Councils are set to benefit from a new investment initiative to help the survivors of domestic abuse Manchester City Council,Salford City Council,Tameside...

1 in 5 parents not reading to kids

Book People research discovers one in five UK parents do not spend any time reading with their primary school age children New research commissioned by...