Latest News From The Northern Quota


31st January 2023 | By Elena John

Tesco streamlining will impact 2,100 jobs and 40 greater Manchester stores

Image: Nicholas.T.Ansell, PA Media Tesco has announced a full closure of their deli counters and a rethink of store management structure and head office operations....

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31st January 2023 | By Thomas Mansbridge

Oldham councillor urges Ofgem to reform the use of prepayment meters as thousands face cold and dark this winter

An Oldham councillor has sent an open letter to Ofgem urging it to remove prepayment meters for thousands of households. Also known as pay-as-you-go meters,...


31st January 2023 | By Zara Gallimore

Grassroots music venue live performances have fallen by 17% since 2019

The Music Venue Trust (MVT) has called for a review of VAT for venue ticket sales after a report found that grassroot music venue live...

News Street of terraced houses in Ancoats, Manchester

24th January 2023 | By Joe Hylton

Trees not Cars battle to save Ancoats former retail park

Manchester’s Trees not Cars group is campaigning against a proposal for new offices in the heart of Ancoats. Campaigners believe that the publicly-owned 10.5 acre...

Joao Cancelo - Credit: Nick Potts (PA Media)
Joao Cancelo makes shock Man City exit to Bayern Munich on loan with option to buy for €70million

31st January 2023 | Sport

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FA Cup fifth round draw: Manchester City men and women both face trip to Bristol and United host Hammers

31st January 2023 | Sport

‘Over the winter months the emergency departments looked similar to what I would expect in a war zone’, says NHS paramedic

23rd January 2023 | News

Graffiti found outside of Fallowfield Campus Accommodation at UoM
University of Manchester students take part in rent strikes due to impact of the cost of living crisis 

16th January 2023 | News

WRNGM Primark protest
Women’s Rights Network Greater Manchester reject unisex spaces and gender self-identifying

18th January 2023 | News

Public consultation over Gorton developments ends

23rd January 2023 | News

Empty boards at Manchester Piccadilly due to reduced trains
Five days of rail strikes to affect all Manchester train services

6th January 2023 | News