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Ancoats Cutting Room Square

Walking and cycling - How the council is opening up North and East Manchester

Some positive ideas to make the city better when this is all over

2020 02 24 Man U Loneliness Campaign 1

Man United highlight loneliness epidemic in touching pre-match gesture

With millions of older people feeling isolated, they greeted 11 long-time fans in support of...

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Reasons to be cheerful: Manchester is booming

John Blundell argues that it’s easy to be blue in the city but we should...

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Will Manchester city centre ever go car free?

Andrea Sandor says we must seize the zeitgeist or concede to Birmingham leading the way

2020 01 08 Better Buses

Manchester’s bus franchising consultation - Have you had your say?

Andrea Sandor argues the case for bringing buses back under public control

2019 01 02 Northern Rail 2

Rail Fail - Northern Rail loses franchise

Now, let's get the trains running properly

2019 12 09 Prestwich Rally Crowd @lucy4Burysouth

Can Labour keep marginal Bury South red?

Andrea Sandor hits the pavement with Labour canvassers to find out

2019 10 18 Northern Inanimate

Interviews with inanimate objects: Northern Rail

Confidential gives a voice to a rail company that might soon be re-nationalised

2018 1 16 Forest

Northern cities back plans to plant up to 50 million trees

We look at the benefits - and complications - of the Northern Forest

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Will franchising really sort out Manchester's bus problem?

As Andy Burnham launches consultation, we ask if buses should be under his control

2019 10 03 House Project

New House Project eases children's journey between care homes and independence

Scheme tackles fact that young people are more likely to experience homelessness and mental health...

2019 10 01 Manchester Ageing 2

Chippy teas and sassy septuagenarians - Is Manchester really an age friendly city?

What it is really like to grow old in the city? We look at the...

2019 09 23 Global Strike Main

Global Strike Day - is another view even acceptable?

Sheila E. on sycophantic adults allowing children to think there is no future when there...

2019 09 16 Mancunian Spray 1

The Mancunian Spray - Free street art festival to raise money for homelessness returns

Over 50 graffitists, Parklife-curated DJs, food markets and more

2019 09 16 John Rail Trains

Is Boris Johnson's 'gift' to GM railways all it seems?

Jonathan Schofield assesses the PM giving the railways back to the people of the North

2019 08 01 Manchester We Stand Together

We Love Manchester Emergency Fund has closed

Founded after the 2017 bombing, it has raised nearly £22m for victims’ families

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Manchester organisation calls for Johnson to stand by GRA promises

Andy Burnham and Lib Dems declare support for amendments to Gender Recognition Act

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The Bojo Express: Manchester to Leeds in 20 or 30 minutes

Jonathan Schofield says ditch HS2 and spend the money on HS3

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