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2019 12 05 Franco Manca Xmas 2

Dough is for life, not just for Xmas - Franco Manca pledge to feed the hungry

The sourdough pizza specialists pledge to donate 40,000 pizzas this Christmas - but that's not all

Homeless File

Are controversial Council plans fair or do they still discriminate against the homeless?

Andrea Sandor investigates the PSPO plans that could see the Council in court

2019 10 25 Manchester Sleepout

Could you sleep rough for a night?

Grab your thermals and snooze tubes…the Booth Centre’s charity Sleepout is back

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 05 17 Peacemeal

Tony Wilson's son Oli to open Ancoats bakery restaurant that employs the homeless

Peacemeal will be a music and wellness venue that works with charities to break the...

2017 08 16 The Courteeners

Courteeners, Blossoms and Bugzy Malone unite for homeless gig

They'll be joined by Lisa Stansfield and Dr John Cooper Clarke at the O2 Victoria...

161010 Homeless 24

Clampdown: getting tough on Manchester’s beggars

Jonathan Schofield examines the need for a Public Space Protection Order

2019 01 27 Invisible Cities Walking Tour Cenotaph

‘Even the statues look down on you’ - Manchester’s homeless walking tours

Tours with Invisible Cities Manchester offer a poignant insight into life on the edge of...

2018 09 14 Ben Eine Mural Jody Hartley 1

Hell is a City - world famous street artist paints first Manchester mural

Based on the sixties cult film, Ben Eine’s iconic piece celebrates the North West’s cultural...

Andy Burnham Speech

Mayor Andy Burnham: 'Criminals are being emboldened and it's the government's fault'

John Blundell talks to the Greater Manchester Mayor about power, crime and his relationship with...

2018 07 16 The Invisible Man Kieran

New exhibition reveals Manchester through the eyes of the homeless

‘Stories of the Streets’ has popped up in the Arndale, showcasing over 250 photos taken...

180613 Spice Piccadilly Gardens

A greater problem: seven hours in Piccadilly Gardens with Operation Mandera

The people on the streets of the city centre rarely start here. All of Greater...

2018 05 01 The Clink 11

Ex-con café The Clink opens in Canada House

Manchester’s newest café is the charity’s first outside prison grounds

2018 04 23 Jesus Statue 5

Why is there a statue of a homeless Jesus in St Ann’s Square?

The life-size bronze figure was unveiled this afternoon by two local homeless men

2018 04 23 Embassy Bus

Former tour bus to help house Manchester's homeless

The double decker, which once transported bands like Kaiser Chiefs, will be used as temporary...

2018 3 13 Period Poverty Manchester

“I just use a sock" - new video calls to end period poverty in Manchester

The short film highlights the drastic measures some homeless women are forced to take

2018 02 12 The Clink 1

New city centre café will be staffed by former inmates and the homeless

The Clink charity will open its first non-prison venue in Canada House next month

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Why does the Mayor of Salford live in a council house?

Paul Dennett speaks to Cllr John Blundell about social housing, rough sleeping and Salford’s gentrification...

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