Manchester

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Just Stop Oil activists glue themselves to Turner painting frame in Manchester
Supporters of group say young people have ‘nothing to lose any more’ as they call for end to new oil and gas projects

Damien Gayle

01, Jul, 2022 @5:08 PM

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‘The system is in crisis’: barristers make their case as strike begins
Outside Manchester crown court, legal workers bemoan low pay and an ‘unsustainable’ justice system

Safi Bugel and Helen Pidd

27, Jun, 2022 @2:07 PM

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Weary resignation among passengers as rail strikes begin
Little sign of predicted chaos, and some people supportive of strikers while others critical

Helen Pidd, Jessica Murray and Alex Lawson

21, Jun, 2022 @1:45 PM

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Wetter farming: how bog restoration can please both farmers and wildlife
Trial on Greater Manchester farm restores water to degraded peatland – then tries to cultivate celery on it

Patrick Barkham

20, Jun, 2022 @8:00 AM

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‘I’m enjoying meself’: 67-year-old crowd surfer hailed at Killers gig
Brandon Flowers halts the band’s show in Manchester to embrace Doug James after he swam over the heads of the crowd

Helen Pidd North of England editor

14, Jun, 2022 @11:39 AM

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Man left paralysed by Manchester Arena bomb conquers Mount Kilimanjaro
Martin Hibbert, 45, reaches 5,685-metre summit in wheelchair as he aims to raise £1m for Spinal Injuries Association

Josh Halliday and agencies

13, Jun, 2022 @2:16 PM

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Hundreds gather in Manchester to oppose Rwanda deportation plan
Protesters march in city centre as anger grows over Priti Patel’s refugee scheme

Sophie Zeldin-O'Neill

12, Jun, 2022 @4:58 PM

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Tony Knipe obituary
Other lives: Painter who taught art and curated a number of exhibitions in the north-east of England

Peter Davies

12, Jun, 2022 @4:30 PM

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David Langston obituary
Other Lives: English teacher who began his working life as a soldier and then merchant seaman

Clare Langston

03, Jun, 2022 @12:34 PM

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BA and easyJet cancel more than 150 flights as travel chaos continues
Passengers face more delays going into extended platinum jubilee bank holiday

Joanna Partridge

01, Jun, 2022 @10:46 AM

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Tui passengers tell of wrecked holidays as travel firm cancels 180 more flights
Staff shortages blamed after travel firm axes six flights a day for June at Manchester airport

Joe Middleton and Joanna Partridge

31, May, 2022 @4:35 PM

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Disabled passenger abandoned on a plane at Manchester airport for over two hours
Daryl Tavernor, who has spinal muscular atrophy, calls for review of the airport’s services for wheelchair users

Matthew Weaver

31, May, 2022 @3:58 PM

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