Cricket World Cup


15th July 2019 | By Matt Hartless

England win Cricket World Cup for the first time after match widely described as the sport’s best ever game

At the start of this Cricket World Cup, I’ll admit I couldn’t care less about the sport. Its interminable length, propensity to be rained off...


18th June 2019 | By Matt Hartless

The Cricket World Cup comes to Manchester – England play Afghanistan at Old Trafford

England play Afghanistan today in the Cricket World Cup at Old Trafford. England won the toss and decided to bat first. England have won three...


30th May 2019 | By Matt Hartless

2019 Cricket World Cup: Everything you need to know

Spare a thought for Jonny Bairstow! The England opening batsman was caught behind for a golden duck on just the second ball in the opening match...


11th April 2019 | By Matt Hartless

Why you will see more armed police at summer events in the city this year

GMP’s Specialist Operation Branch – the team responsible for armed policing in Greater Manchester – will be providing increased visibility of officers throughout patrols of...