Alarming signs of rising domestic abuse MP’s find

The Government must make tackling domestic violence and abuse a central pillar of the broader strategy to combat the Covid-19 epidemic, a report by...

More than a third of self-employed ‘lack money for basics’

More than a third of self-employed workers say they have had trouble paying basic expenses such as rent, mortgage payments or essentials in the...

Working from home? You might be missing office small talk more than you think

Small talk between colleagues – about the weekend, the weather or last night’s TV – may seem unimportant but it has a big impact...

Pop up drive in cinema to be set up in Salford for Vigil...

Mental health charity ‘Start Inspiring Minds’ is erecting a pop up drive in silent cinema to mark World Suicide Prevention Day, Thursday 10th September....

Report reveals the devastating impact of Covid on women

Women across the world are facing the brunt of the Covid-19 crisis in terms of job losses, food insecurity and mental health impacts CARE International...

Single strain: financial independence under pressure from pandemic

17.5 million single Brits are under more financial pressure and less content with their single status than ever before, according to the latest single...

Local Manchester business owner demands transparency in the alcohol-free drinks market

Manchester-based Drynks Unlimited founder and managing director Richard Clark has heavily criticised legislation being considered by UK governing health bodies that would allow 0.5%...

North West’s digital divide closing slower than official targets, study reveals

Exclusive data analysis by web design and development agency Rouge Media, reveals the digital divide in the North West is closing slower than official targets but...

Half a million cancer suffers take financial hit during pandemic

New analysis from Macmillan Cancer Support finds that around half a million people with cancer in the UK have taken a financial hit from...

New Northern research project set to tackle link between transport and social exclusion

A new research project has been launched by Transport for the North (TfN) to help uncover and address the challenges of transport-related social exclusion...