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Two men, arrested over a suspected "hate" crime on a tram in Manchester city centre, are bailed.

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A plan to bus special needs pupils in Greater Manchester to a different school from where they are enrolled is dropped.

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The HS2 high-speed rail project has an "unrealistic timetable" and faces major cost pressures, says a report by the National Audit Office.

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A 91-year-old woman was targeted at a cash machine by a thief who distracted her with a leaflet and stole money from her.

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A man is charged with assault following the discovery of a man's body at a home in Manchester.

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn announces a reshaped shadow cabinet following a wave of resignations in protest at his leadership.

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Tram services in Manchester face a summer of disruption while major building work takes place.

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A move by some members of the shadow cabinet to unseat leader Jeremy Corbyn has put the party in crisis, according to Graham Stringer MP.

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How has the Brexit vote affected perceptions of George Osborne in his Cheshire constituency?

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Plasterer Tony Green, 50, from Saddleworth in Greater Manchester, on how it feels to be English following the historic Brexit vote.

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Andy Murray makes short work of his first ever British opponent at Wimbledon as he beats Liam Broady in the first round.

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Dean Holdsworth moves position to become Bolton's director of football, with Paul Aldridge also joining the club.

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Community News

Cost of Living Rising!

Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013

COSTING US OUR LIVELIHOOD? It is estimated that the cost of living looks expected to continue to rise this year with stable incomes versus increasing costs of everyday household items. In recent years the cost of living has been as high as 5 times more than wage rises.

Avoid Your Home Flooding

Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013

BE PREPARED OR AT LEAST HAVE YOUR ARM BANDS READY. Flooding can be devastating for home owners but some simple tips could prevent heartbreaking and costly repairs. It is important that you understand about your property and local areas, so you can be aware of any potential flooding problems in the future.

 

Getting On The Property Market

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 10th March 2013

EASIER SAID THAN DONE! The mortgage and property market looks to be improving slightly through better mortgage deals. However the market still lacks direction and combined with lack of incentives for new buyers and government cuts it looks like it could be a while before it rises.

Will Online Shopping Be The Death Of Our High Streets

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013

ARE YOU AN ONLINE SHOPPER AND A BARGAIN SURFER? We do not know to what extent the increasing activity of online shopping will eventually have on our Mossley based high street retailers but some predict it may end the high street shopping as a whole in the future.

Council Tax Rises As Councils Set To Save Money

Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013

MORE CUTS..... GREAT!!! Many councils across the UK now have the choice to either increase council tax, raise the funds by cutting back on other factors or even worse they do both.

Dealing With Stress At Work

Posted by Administrator : Monday 25th February 2013

ARE WE GETTING TOO STRESSED AT WORK? While some workplace stress is completely normal, excessive stress can interfere with your productivity and impact your physical and emotional health. This means your ability to deal with it can mean the difference between success or failure.

Local Weather

Maximum Temperature: 15C (59F), Minimum Temperature: 10C (50F), Wind Direction: South South Westerly, Wind Speed: 17mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1000mb, Humidity: 95%, UV Risk: 3, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 04:43 BST, Sunset: 21:41 BST

Maximum Temperature: 15C (59F), Minimum Temperature: 12C (54F), Wind Direction: West South Westerly, Wind Speed: 12mph, Visibility: Very Good, Pressure: 1008mb, Humidity: 65%, UV Risk: 3, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 04:43 BST, Sunset: 21:40 BST

Maximum Temperature: 14C (57F), Minimum Temperature: 10C (50F), Wind Direction: West South Westerly, Wind Speed: 15mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1005mb, Humidity: 70%, UV Risk: 5, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 04:44 BST, Sunset: 21:40 BST

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