Ellie McDermott

West End Medical Centre

26th January 2021 | By Ellie McDermott

GP practice manager speaks of ‘positive’ steps as docs begin to roll out Covid-19 vaccination to patients across Manchester

Staff at a Manchester GP’s surgery which is rolling out the Covid-19 vaccine have spoken about the ‘postive’ effects mass vaccination brings. West End Medical...

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12th November 2020 | By Ellie McDermott

Aspiring young entrepreneur creates ‘pick ‘n’ mix’ business ideal for Christmas gifts

A 19-year-old part-time waitress put on furlough from her waitressing job has started up her own business venture. Shannon Dean has started her own buisness from home while under the...

Mason and Emma

12th November 2020 | By Ellie McDermott

Young fundraiser and mum raise more than £1k for Tameside hospital’s neonatal unit

A seven-year-old boy and his mum raised more than £1,000 for their local hospital by taking part in a sponsored walk during lockdown. Mason Hussain and...

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9th November 2020 | By Ellie McDermott

Tameside residents commemorate a very different remembrance Sunday under second lockdown

Tameside communities paid their respects in honouring the fallen soldiers very differently on Remembrance Sunday this year.  Under normal circumstances, residents of Tameside would gather...

Ripley Road television set

1st November 2020 | By Ellie McDermott

Ashton-under-Lyne sees new 1960s drama series for BBC One being filmed in the town

A new BBC One series written by award-winning writer Sarah Solemani is being filmed in Ashton-under-Lyne. Ridley Road is on the novel by Jo Bloom nasd has...


27th October 2020 | By Ellie McDermott

Tameside author sets out to publish children’s novel promoting mental health awareness

A book highlighting the mental health of young people has been written by a mum who wants to reach out to other sufferers. Special educational...