Greater Manchester

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Pride festivals in Manchester and London to go ahead
Organisers say vaccine rollout and lockdown easing mean celebrations will take place in some form

Robyn Vinter

26, Feb, 2021 @2:24 PM

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UK councils still invest in fossil fuels despite declaring climate emergency
Nearly £10bn worth of investments including in oil and gas made via pension funds in last financial year

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

23, Feb, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Manchester council loses legal fight to build car park next to school
Campaign group Trees Not Cars says victory exposes ‘hypocrisy’ of council’s approach to air pollution

Helen Pidd North of England editor

20, Feb, 2021 @7:00 AM

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North of England leaders fear region faces 'cheap and nasty' rail alternative
Mayors sound alarm over government intentions for Northern Powerhouse Rail

Helen Pidd North of England editor

18, Feb, 2021 @4:54 PM

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Body of woman found after house collapse in Greater Manchester
Cause of incident in Ramsbottom unconfirmed but one resident reports hearing ‘loud bang’

Tobi Thomas

18, Feb, 2021 @3:15 PM

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Artifex affordable housing project pays tribute to former Guardian columnist
Rent-to-buy flats take pseudonym of Salford rector Peter Green who served at nearby St Philip’s church

Maya Wolfe-Robinson

16, Feb, 2021 @3:07 PM

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Manchester police warned in 2016 over terrorism strategy, arena inquiry hears
Inspectorate found majority of force duty officers ‘felt ill-equipped’ to deal with terror incident

Alex Mistlin

08, Feb, 2021 @8:14 PM

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Anthony Grainger family to continue legal fight over fatal shooting by police
Watchdog drops inquiry into 2012 Greater Manchester police operation after failing to obtain ‘sensitive’ material

Josh Halliday North of England correspondent

04, Feb, 2021 @1:22 PM

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UK weather: snow may cut off rural areas in north of England, says Met Office
Coronavirus vaccine appointments in parts of North Yorkshire to be rescheduled after heavy snow

Maya Wolfe-Robinson

02, Feb, 2021 @11:35 AM

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Ministers promise crackdown on online racism against black footballers
Marcus Rashford describes racist abuse as ‘humanity and social media at its worst’

Nazia Parveen and David Tindall

31, Jan, 2021 @3:52 PM

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Police investigating racist social media abuse of Manchester United players
Greater Manchester police say they will ‘investigate thoroughly’ the online abuse received by Marcus Rashford and others

Paul MacInnes

31, Jan, 2021 @1:42 PM

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Healthy young people receiving Covid vaccine in parts of England
Vaccine’s short shelf life means those not in vulnerable groups are sometimes given surplus doses

Helen Pidd , Jessica Murray, Josh Halliday and Diane Taylor

29, Jan, 2021 @7:00 AM

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