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Police appeal for rape victim to come forward

Officers want to speak to a woman who disclosed to a passer-by that she was raped in Clayton. At about 4.30am on Tuesday 9 May...

Woman in 60s hospitalised after attempted street robbery in Piccadilly

A woman is in hospital after a man attempted to snatch her handbag as she was getting onto a bus. Police were called at around...

Hospital workers praised for helping a woman in distress

Greater Manchester Police has presented two Royal Manchester Children's Hospital workers with an award, after they helped a woman in distress while off duty. In...

Manchester cements its place as home of Cycling as HSBC City...

With HSBC UK City Ride visiting Manchester this Sunday, the mass participation initiative is the latest activity to further cement Manchester as the home...

Woman sexually assaulted and harassed on Salford Bus

Police have released an image of a man they want to speak to after a woman was sexually assaulted on a bus and harassed. At...

Heartless Thieves steal pet Chihuahua in Ardwick

A beloved family dog was stolen by thieves from his home in Manchester. Shortly after 11.45pm on Thursday 27 July 2017, police were called to...

Lloyds Bank interns take on running challenge for Mental Health UK

A group of interns at Lloyds Bank in the North West Region have taken on the challenge of completing a series of sponsored runs...

Pension Regulator to prosecute Oldham bus company and boss

The Pensions Regulator (TPR) is to prosecute a Greater Manchester bus firm and its managing director for deliberately not putting staff into a workplace...

New App ‘Mush’ launches in Manchester for mums to connect

A new app has launched in Manchester, with the aim of tackling post-partum loneliness and reducing isolation by bringing mums together on ‘dates’. HALF of...
Manchester Pride

Thousands celebrate fun-filled Manchester Pride weekend

Thousands flock to Manchester to celebrate the city's annual pride festival, with 140 floats and over 3,000 participants parading through the streets celebrating Manchester's LGBT community. With flags flying and crowds...

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Homophobic bullying in Manchester schools doubles in just two years.

Homophobic and transphobic bullying in Manchester schools doubles in just two years. High schools in Manchester reported more than 600 incidents of homophobic and transphobic...

British Muslim Heritage Centre donates £14,000 to Emergency Fund

The British Muslim Heritage Centre has donated £14,000 to the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund. Following the attack the Centre held vigils and prayers for...

John Leech calls for crackdown on Youth Crime

John Leech has called for a "serious crackdown" on youth crime, particularly related to knives, which have been key to more than 28,000 incidents...

Capital’s Wingman given ‘In-Zayne’ makeover at FutureSkills @MediaCityUK

Wingman becomes a bald-man for 24-hours, thanks to the media make-up department at Salford College. The Capital Manchester breakfast show co-host was challenged, live on...

Safe standing just ‘months away’ as John Leech throws weight behind...

England and Wales could be just months away from its first-ever Safe Standing area after leading campaigner John Leech threw his weight behind a...