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Woman stabbed in the neck at Hilton Manchester

GMP have arrested five people after a woman was stabbed in the neck at a hotel in Manchester. Tactical Firearms Officers were in attendance after the woman was attacked inside the hotel. Greater Manchester Police said the incident is not believed to be terror related. https://twitter.com/helenpidd/status/1021352637856460800 Anthony…
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Plaque in memory of Tony Warren unveiled

Anthony McVay Simpson (Tony Warren) MBE (8 July 1936 – 1 March 2016), creator of Coronation Street, the world’s longest running continuing drama, is being commemorated with a heritage plaque. Close friend and executor of Tony’s will, Dave Tucker plus Salford’s City Mayor, close friends and some well-known faces will unveil the plaque at the…
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John Leech re-elected in double win for Lib Dems

The Liberal Democrats are celebrating a stunning result in Manchester as John Leech stormed to the top of the ballot on the 20th anniversary of his public service in the city. Elected alongside him was longtime campaigner Richard Kilpatrick, doubling the Liberal Democrat presence on Manchester Council. Despite Labour flooding the seat with…
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Manchester’s tech sector sees continuing growth

Manchester might have built its reputation on football and music, but as the city has enjoyed rejuvenation and investment over the past decade, its tech sector has also begun to truly blossom. Last year, it was estimated that the sector generates almost £3 billion every year. This makes Manchester the fourth largest IT hub in the country,…
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Going Out

A Ferry Merry Christmas Gift!

Mersey Ferries launches two unique gift vouchers for their renowned Manchester Ship Canal Cruises and Summer Evening Cruise, to float your boat this Christmas. For the first time, gift vouchers are available for the Summer Evening Cruise programme and can be exchanged for a ticket on any scheduled cruise during 2018. The much-…
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Manchester Food and Drink Festival

The Manchester Food and Drink Festival is the UK's largest urban food and drink festival celebrating its 20th anniversary year in 2017. The festival will return from 28th September - 9th October, bringing with it a whole host of food, drink and entertainment. The festival takes over much of Manchester city centre and the surrounding districts…
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