Sunday, September 25, 2016

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Bolton West MP joins forces with British Army in Canada

A local MP joined members of the Armed Forces at one of the British Army’s training bases on the Canadian prairies as part of a scheme to help parliamentarians better understand the realities of...

Salford’s mayor demands that city’s green spaces are protected

Salford’s City Mayor has demanded that the city’s most valuable green spaces are protected amid reports that the council may have to find space for 30,000 new homes. City Mayor Mr Paul Dennett has written...

Salford’s mayor demands that city’s green spaces are protected

Salford’s City Mayor has demanded that the city’s most valuable green spaces are protected amid reports that the council may have to find space...

Rochdale Community volunteers receive award recognition

Volunteers from across Rochdale borough had their dedication recognised on Saturday 17th September at the annual RBH community volunteer awards. 36 nominations were received across...

St Ann’s Hospice calls for votes to bag a share of...

St Ann’s Hospice is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. The supermarket has teamed up with Groundwork...

Restraint of mental health patients doubles in Manchester

Use of physical restraint against mental health patients at Manchester mental Health and Social Care Trust has doubled over the past three years, with...

Woman raped in Manchester City Centre

Detectives have launched an investigation after an 18-year-old woman was raped in Manchester City Centre. The Attack took place behind Manchester Crown Court on Major...

Reckless teenager jailed after high-speed pursuit

Bolton born Adam Hussain, aged 19, has been sentenced to six months in jail and disqualified from driving for over two years after leading Greater Manchester Police on a high-speed pursuit from Salford to...

Birdstrike drama at Manchester Airport

Thomas Cook flight MT3496 declared a midair emergency this morning following a birdstrike en route from Glasgow to Palma de Mallorca. The Airbus A321 aircraft, which is believed to of had 205 onboard, touched...

Going Out

Many in the electronic music community and beyond will have been shocked by the recent revocation of Fabric's licence by Islington Council. Amidst the many challenges currently facing nightlife industries within the UK, The Warehouse Project are supporting Fabric...

Current Affairs

Jane Brothy was selected to represent the Liberal Democrats in the 2017 Greater Manchester Mayoral election on Wednesday. A hustings evening took place in Manchester City Centre, and a ballot included party members from across the County. Cllr. Jane Brophy said: "I...

Withington MP clings on to Shadow Cabinet position

Jeff Smith - known to some as the absentee MP - has managed to cling on to his Shadow Cabinet position despite releasing a statement on Jeremy Corbyn. Smith accused his fractured party of letting the...

Business

Major refurbishment and lettings at City Tower, Manchester

Schroder Real Estate has completed new lease agreements with a series of existing tenants at City Tower, Manchester. This follows completion of a major refurbishment. Dunnhumby, a leading customer science company, chartered accountants Saffery Champness...

Elite Media celebrates turning 1

Elite Media, a digital production company based in Salford, has today celebrated turning one. The company was setup in 2015 after MD Joshua Lloyd spotted a gap in the market for the growing digital content...

Elite Media celebrates turning 1

Elite Media, a digital production company based in Salford, has today celebrated turning one. The company was setup in 2015 after MD Joshua Lloyd spotted...

Events Specialist Smart Live Expands North to MediaCityUK

Creative events specialist Smart Live, announces the launch of its northern division, opening an office in The Greenhouse, at the heart of MediaCityUK. Smart Live’s...

12,990 businesses in the North West launched with Jobcentre scheme

Entrepreneurial jobseekers in the North West have launched nearly 13,000 new businesses through a government scheme to boost self-employment and drive innovation. From manufacturing and...

Penelope’s Deli at MediaCityUK fights local food poverty with Foodinate

Penelope’s Deli, MediaCityUK, is pleased to announce its partnership with Foodinate, a social enterprise that works with charities to donate one meal to someone...

Phoenix rises at MediaCityUK

Marketing Agency Phoenix Digital will be joining MediaCityUk's hub of creative and media businesses with their launch of a permanent base at The Greenhouse. Owners...

BCEGI breaks ground on new logistics facility at Airport City Manchester

Beijing Construction Engineering Group International (BCEGI), the Chinese construction and engineering firm, has broken ground on ALPHA, a new £15million logistics facility at Airport City Manchester, which is set to create 40 construction jobs...

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Child Rapist jailed after 14-years of abuse

A man who orchestrated a campaign of rape and sexual assaults against a young boy and girl over a period of 14 years has...

Free WiFi for patients and visitors at Pennine Acute hospitals

PATIENTS and visitors at hospitals run by The Pennine Acute Trust will soon be able to keep in touch with family and friends over...

Harpurhey Shooting: Man critical

At around 11.20pm on Sunday 7 August 2016, police received several reports of a shooting at a takeaway on Rochdale Road, Harpurhey. Officers attended and...

Chorlton Makers Market launching on 20th August

A brand new Makers Market is set to launch this month in Chorlton. The new market provides residents with a range of local produce: award...

Brand ‘Manchester’ and democracy

The dawn of an elected metro mayor for Greater Manchester may be the enzyme for the emergence of 'brand Manchester' in the digital and contemporary...

Withington MP clings on to Shadow Cabinet position

Jeff Smith - known to some as the absentee MP - has managed to cling on to his Shadow Cabinet position despite releasing a statement...