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23-storey tower concept art
27th Feb
Eccles residents have taken to social media to express their outrage at Salford Council for permitting a 23-storey tower to be built on Church Street...
Award, Man Met, Magistrates Association, employer
25th Feb
Manchester Metropolitan University has been presented with a national award by the Magistrates Association for its contribution as an...
25th Feb
An organised crime group from Manchester has been jailed for a total of 45 years for conspiracy to launder money, supply drugs, and conspiracy to...
Withington library, Manchester libraries, books, late fines, reading
23rd Feb
Manchester’s libraries are abolishing fines for late books in a bid to make reading more accessible. Adults will no longer need to pay when...
23rd Feb
Work has begun on a new £1.5m cycling hub in Wythenshawe Park designed to help residents learn to cycle and get fit. The project follows a...
Open University members protest pensions and four fights disputes in Sharston. Credit: James Sumner / @JamesBSumner on Twitter
23rd Feb
University lecturers says cuts to their pension scheme would see a 35% cut to a guaranteed retirement income. Protests against the...
Union Jack flies next to the Didsbury War Memorial in Manchester
23rd Feb
Didsbury Civic Society is raising funds for a new garden of contemplation to be built at the village war memorial.  The war memorial was...
Manchester Airport
23rd Feb
More than 1,500 'ghost flights' took off from Manchester Airport during the pandemic, figures reveal. Airlines have operated more than 14,000 so-...
assault, Investigation, Death, Justice
23rd Feb
The family of man who died as a result of an assault more than 10 years ago are urging people to come forward with information after the police...
Oleksandr Zinchenko
23rd Feb
Manchester City star Oleksandr Zinchenko took to social media to voice support for his home nation of Ukraine following a Russian...


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