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Wicked Young Writers Awards
20th Feb
The Wicked Young Writer Awards were established by the hit musical Wicked to recognise excellence in writing, encourage creativity, and help develop...
Artists taking Action
20th Feb
OCD is a debilitating illness, affecting 1-2% of the UK population. OCD Action held an event at the Retro Bar in Manchester to help raise money and...
Danny Boyle
17th Feb
The International Screen School Manchester, led by Manchester Metropolitan University, is a project which will help develop interdisciplinary...
Manchester City Centre (Photo credit: Mark Andrew)
15th Feb
The contribution of higher education institutions such as MMU has launched Manchester 13 places up the league table in the QS Best Student Cities...
bishop of Manchester, st peter's cross, rededication
15th Feb
  The Bishop of Manchester took part in a ceremony to rededicate the historic cross in St Peter’s Square following Metrolink work...
Charlotte Puckering with famous actress Maxine Peake
14th Feb
NQ's Charlotte Puckering caught up with Maxine Peake, who has been made a Patron of the GM Law Centre.  Maxine, famous for her roles in...
10th Feb
The Greater Manchester Law Centre is opening tomorrow, with the aim of providing access to free and independent legal advice and representation...
man city womens football, language league, routes into languages
8th Feb
________________________________________   A new language scheme is being backed by the stars of Manchester City Women’s FC. The...
Pendlebury, Salford, Joseph Thomas
8th Feb
A 91-year-old war veteran from Pendlebury has been presented with France's highest honour  - the Knight of the Legion of Honour...
GMP Logo
6th Feb
A thief forced his way into an elderly woman's home in Stretford last weekend, grabbing her wedding ring off her hand in the...


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