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2019 01 23 Good News Of The Month 2019 23 01 Green Space

Why the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework is not an anti-green belt plan

Councillor Blundell on why a defeat of the GMSF will come to haunt those who...

2020 10 23 Fareshare Children

Marcus Rashford has inspired the nation and his timeline is all the good we need right now

Local businesses and councils step in to help feed vulnerable children over school holidays

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Enough nonsense, what’s REALLY happening with Manchester Xmas markets 2020?

We talk to Councillor Pat Karney, who tells us straight

18 05 20 Oxford Road

Opinion - Three reasons Manchester is about to boom thanks to COVID

John Blundell is definitely looking on the bright side. Here’s why

2020 08 17 Bradford Pit Miners Header Credit Bradford Pit Project

Bradford Pit - Memorial planned for east Manchester's historic mining community

The site of Etihad Stadium was home to a thriving colliery for 350 years

2020 08 06 Mayfield Park

City centre park gets £23m

Jonathan Schofield salutes a wonderful scheme for Manchester

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Is Rochdale back on the rise?

Jonathan Schofield takes a trip to his home town and is impressed by the changes

2018 08 28 Company Chameleon

Councillor’s support plea: ‘We won’t stand by and watch Manchester’s culture take its last gasp’

The industry is struggling to survive, warns Cllr Luthfur Rahman in an open letter to...

2020 05 20 Glade Of Light 1

Arena attack: Council announces third anniversary plans and memorial updates

Manchester will commemorate the 22nd May terror attack, which will be marked by a ‘Glade...

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Altrincham Market slammed with sudden 483% increase in business rates

Could this mean that the popular market may never reopen?

Manchester Town Hall

Should councils start investing in local business?

Occasional contributor John Blundell puts forward a suggestion as to how the economy might start...

Manchester Town Hall

Does the public really have the right to reply if they disagree with Manchester City Council?

Andrea Sandor is shocked to discover that comments obviously opposing a recent scheme were labelled...

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Will Manchester city centre ever go car free?

Andrea Sandor says we must seize the zeitgeist or concede to Birmingham leading the way

2019 07 23 Manchester Town Hall

Residents are speaking out, but is Manchester City Council really listening?

Andrea Sandor calls on the Council to make 'Our Manchester' a reality

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How many public spaces have the Council sold off - and how much money have they made?

Andrea Sandor investigates the public spaces sold off by Manchester City Council between 2014-2018 and...

04 18 2019 Cathedral Gardens 2

Grassed up, parched and dying - surely it's not happening again?

Confidential becomes worried about the state of the new Cathedral Gardens lawns and puts in...

2019 04 11 Belle Epoque Exterior

"If this is democracy then I’m a banana" - Belle Epoque may face closure after 45 years

Owner is locked in a bitter legal battle with Knutsford council

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Neighbourhood in Spinningfields forced to close (again) following 'extreme violence by staff and...

The venue has had its license revoked by the council following two violent incidents

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