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Oldham Town Hall Protest

Opinion: 'If history repeats itself, Oldham will fall even further behind'

Sean Fielding says that political instability has set Oldham back before, and looks set to...

Measuring Calories On A Menu

Calories on menus: what does it achieve?

Anja Madhvani has some thoughts on the government's menu calorie move

Pride In Trafford Flag Raising 2 C  Jason Lock

Hyper-local politics, Clean Air Zone, Trans rights - Greater MCR local elections May 2022

A whirlwind tour of the topics affecting this year's political landscape in Greater Manchester

Andy Burnham And Boris Johnson For John Blundell Opinion Piece Credit Sky

Opinion: 'Andy Burnham is a victim of his own popularity'

Cllr John Blundell on straight bananas, the clean air zone and the price of populism

Iconic Venue Salford Lads Club In Salford Manchester Credit Rept0N1X Creative Commons

Andy Burnham and Ricky Tomlinson come to Salford Lads Club

'My Arse' event will raise funds for iconic venue

2019 10 28 City Centre Living 2

Pandemic cost six months of revenue loss for the North, says new report

Research reveals the true impact of COVID-19 on the high street

A Woman With A Sheep Waits For A Bus In Bolton As Part Of A Protest Against The Clean Air Zone Charges In Manchester Which Have Now Been Put On Pause

Andy Burnham puts Clean Air Zone 'on pause' after backlash

Second phase of plan to be reassessed for van drivers - and a sheep on...

Grey Box On Deansgate Header Image Credit Confidentials

Manchester 2021: a look back at events of the year

Burnham, bee buses, Boris Johnson and more

170509 Pilcrow Pub Empty

Manchester restaurants and bars that closed their doors in 2021

We say goodbye to hospitality businesses and find out what comes next

Abbey Road Bar Liverpool Tables Pub Night Time

Where is Rishi? Restaurants plea for help as bookings cancelled

Hospitality faces drop in trade with no government support

2020 08 04 Cloudwater Beer

Budget 2021 - North West hospitality reacts: 'It’s a mess'

Keg sizes, rates and the bits that Boris and Rishi missed

170629 Sir Richard Leese

Sir Richard Leese appointed to new healthcare job

Leader of Council will oversee health partnerships for Greater Manchester

Items Left At Marcus Rashord Wall In Withington

The Marcus Rashford mural is now on Google Streetview

But what happened to the messages left at the portrait of the Manchester United footballer?

The Large Fence Surrounding The Midland Hotel And Manchester Central In Manchester Where The Conservative Party Conference Was Being Held

Ten reasons the Conservative Party Conference was great for Manchester

Boris, buses and a billion for Burnham

Bev Craig Manchester City Council

'I can't wait to get stuck in' - Bev Craig elected Leader of Manchester City Council

Councillor for Burnage will succeed Sir Richard Leese in December

2019 12 16 Conservative Rosette

Conservative Party Conference: protests, travel disruption and a Metrolink stop closed

As the Tory delegates descend on Manchester we have a look at what's going on...

Manchester Town Hall

A new Leese of life? The race to replace Sir Richard as Leader

We take a look at the candidates who might be running Manchester City Council by...

2020 08 26 Qr Leese

Sir Richard Leese stands down: 25 years at the top comes to a sudden end

Surprise news from the Town Hall: what next for the leadership of the city?