By Gerald Heneghan Manchester has been named the worst parliamentary constituency for child poverty in the UK.
By Laura Moulden Police have cordoned off the area surrounding New York Street in Manchester city centre after a suspicious package was discovered near to the Mercure Manchester Piccadilly hotel.
Blue Peter will soon be bidding adieu to London’s Television Centre after 50 years – the longest running children’s programme is moving to Manchester. The BBC One show is making the move north to Salford, Greater Manchester, along with other programmes including BBC Sport, TV’s Breakfast and Radio 5 live. Currently presented by Helen Skelton, [...]
The sportsmen joined the appeal to recycle clothes for World Environment Day – and help break a world record at the same time. The Trafford Centre is spearheading the attempt, to mark the international day for the environment on June 5th. Working in conjunction with Recycle for Greater Manchester, and the children’s charity Barnardos, staff [...]