The Northern Quota

News Live from Manchester


Karl Grindrod receives his award at Withington fire station
31st Oct
An off-duty firefighter has been given a special commendation after he saved a man's life. Watch manager Karl Grindrod had finished a night shift at...
Halloween Parade Manchester
31st Oct
'GHOST tourism' may sound like a grisly subject but it's perfect for Halloween. Our fascination with ghosts and spectres dates back to the...
fashion, boohoo, parliament, topshop, missguided, pretty little thing
30th Oct
Manchester-based fashion brand Boohoo has been slammed in Parliament for selling £5 garments which even charity shops will not accept. A total...
30th Oct
An exhibition containing 7,000 thousand socks is on display at Manchester Central Library to raise awareness about diabetes-related limb amputation...
Toys and furniture left outside bins.
29th Oct
Female asylum seekers with children and long-term illnesses are being relocated with short notice as far away as Liverpool and placed in ‘...
Fight Racism Fight Imperial and Palestine Solidarity Campaign Manchester stop arming Israel
29th Oct
Pro-Palestine campaigners stage a protest in Piccadilly Gardens against the deaths of Palestinian civilians by Israeli forces.  Members from...
Homeless march demands no more deaths on the streets of manchester
29th Oct
Activists marched through Manchester city centre calling on the council to do more to combat the crisis of homelessness. The 50-strong march...
26th Oct
The Big Draw is the world’s largest drawing festival and this year is inspired by the theme 'Play.' The exhibition currently on display in the...
Busy Traffic with Buses and Taxis on Oxford Road in Manchester
26th Oct
Manchester is undergoing a ‘pollution crisis’ with illegal nitrogen dioxide levels causing up to 1,781 premature deaths per year, figures reveal...
No police speed cameras near a school on Withington Road could result in a death of a child
24th Oct
Speeding motorists and a lack of police speed cameras near a school in south Manchester are putting children's lives at risk, it is claimed...


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