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Manchester Airport’s Terminal Two Extension Is Handed Over From Laing O’Rourke

Today sees the delivery of a major milestone for the Manchester Airport Transformation Programme with Laing O’Rourke’s completion of the main build phase of the Terminal Two Extension (known as sectional completion 210a). The milestone is a hugely significant achievement coming a little over two and half years since MAG signed the contract with…

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Guardian Events this weekend in Manchester

Are you in Manchester this weekend? We’ve partnered with Manchester International Festival and have several exciting free events at The House of Unrest, celebrating the spirit of activism and how protest can change the world! Read more and sign up here: Reform Radio Live Learn to change the world in an hour Placard making workshop …

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Chris Green MP fights Gridlock on local transport infrastructure

Chris Green, Member of Parliament for Bolton West & Atherton, has raised the importance of delivering local transport infrastructure projects in Parliament. This follows the recent announcements by the Prime Minister, who has pledged to rebuild the country’s infrastructure in the wake of the Covid-19 lockdown. Speaking in…

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Labour Cave to Tory Pressure on Barmy Cycle Lanes

Following a letter sent from Trafford Conservatives to the Labour Leader of Trafford Council, requesting to urgently reconsider the reduction of the A56 from two lanes each way between Altrincham and…

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Bolton Business Ramps Up Production To Help Hospitals Worldwide

Vernacare has been providing the NHS with infection control products for 50 years, but since the outbreak of Coronavirus the global demand for its single-use disposable containers and macerators has reached an unprecedented scale. The Lancashire based healthcare company has increased production by 60%, as healthcare facilities follow…

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Murder Investigation Launched in Moss Side

Police are aware of an incident where shortly before 1am today (Sunday 21 June 2020) two men self-presented at hospital with gunshot wounds. Despite the best efforts of medical workers, a 36-year…

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