The Northern Quota

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Dr Edal and Nour-Al-Shams Foundation
23rd Oct
Dr Najib Edal was operating on a patient in Syria in 2012 when a nurse warned him that soldiers of the Assad regime had entered his home...
Candlelit vigil with people holding candles and signs
21st Oct
Debbie Makki, mother of student Yousef Makki who was stabbed to death earlier this year, gave an emotional address at a summit organised to raise...
21st Oct
School children have attended a tree planting ceremony to show their support for victims of terror. The tree had been decorated with messages of...
fairshare, packed lunch, vulnerable
21st Oct
Workers across Manchester ditched their meal deals in exhange for a packed lunch in order to help people in need. Fareshare asked people for a...
Kurdish Protesters in Piccadilly Gardens
19th Oct
A large group of Kurdish activists demonstrated against the ongoing violence in Syria, condemning the Turkish government over its decision to invade...
Explosion in Syria border town near Turkey - by Jordi Bernabeu Farrús
18th Oct
Hundreds of protestors in Manchester have called for an end to killings and military action against Kurdish forces and communities in ...
Barcelona, Catalan, protests, separatists, independence, Spain, protests
18th Oct
  Sixth form students from Manchester have been caught up in mass protests in Barcelona over the jailing of separatist politicians....
Fireworks, bonfire night, teenagers, fire service
16th Oct
Children have been taking part in a fire safety campaign aimed at reducing the number of injuries from fireworks in the run-up...
16th Oct
A new hate crime plan has been launched after figures revealed a 14% rise in such crimes between 2018 and 2019 in Greater Manchester. There were 1,...
Ambulance services, Community first responders, 20 years service
16th Oct
Volunteers from across the region came together to celebrate 20 years of outstanding service to the public by the ambulance service.  The event...


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