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,...

New Greater Manchester scheme aims support not prison for vulnerable people

Vulnerable people who have no place in a custody cell are to receive the right support, in the right place, at the right time,...

New Chorlton homelessness prevention centre to open in January

The Longford Centre in Chorlton has  been given the go ahead to be used as a homelessness prevention centre. Manchester City Council's planning committee granted...

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...

Unleashing the human voice can help us banish the blues according to an Eccles...

UNLEASHING the human voice can help us banish the blues, according to a community-based research experiment in Salford. Singers from the Eccles Daytime Choir were...

Almost 60p in every £1 of council tax could be spent on social care...

Almost 60p in every £1 that people pay in council tax may have to be spent caring for children and adults by 2020 leaving...

Manchester aims to get more people playing tennis

Manchester City Councillor Luthfur Rahman, Executive Member for Schools, Culture and Leisure, joined local families for a game of tennis at Alexandra Park  to...

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...

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...

Platt Fields Park community orchards are the best in the land

The Friends of Platt Fields have scooped a £1,000 prize, after the park’s community orchards were named the best in the UK. The group were...