Adblocker

Thanks for coming to Confidentials.

Looks like you might have an AdBlocker on. Please whitelist confidentials.com to continue to our site and enjoy an Ad-Light experience.

Okay, I understand
20200901 Confidentialsappheaderbutton Mobile
  • List View
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 07 29 Towers On Water St That Include Co Living

Can we carry on developing Manchester like we did before COVID?

Andrea Sandor on whether recent plans to approve a number of ‘co-living’ skyscrapers was a...

2020 12 03 Pavements Sunak

Chancellor announces new ‘eat out to help out’ scheme to support restaurants

Discounts and VAT reductions were revealed in his latest financial statement

2020 07 06 Reopening Saturday 3

First night out in Manchester: Was Saturday night common sense or chaos?

Jonathan Schofield rushes out for food and drink as venues open

2020 06 03 Cycling Liverpool

200km pop-up cycle lanes planned for region - but any in Manchester?

Andrea Sandor looks at who might have put the brakes on the idea

2020 06 01 Manchester Womens Aid

GM leaders: ‘Without urgent funding, our community groups and charities will disappear’

An extra £19.5 million is needed to save frontline organisations, says letter to the Chancellor

170703 Kowloon Northern Quarter

‘Everybody is going to have to take a hit because of this pandemic’

Occasional contributor Councillor John Blundell on how hospitality businesses need a bit of understanding

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...

2019 09 04 Air Pollution Road Car Children

The climate crisis needs us to change our behaviour just as COVID-19 has

Lib Dem climate campaigner, former NHS worker and NW MEP Jane Brophy makes a valid...

Manchester Arena Chethams 583

Could knocking down the Manchester Arena set the city free?

Rochdale councillor John Blundell offers his opinion on a huge building that sits empty most...

Stretford Mall Benkid77 Stretford Mall 1 250709

Trafford Council and Bruntwood Works unveil £50m regeneration of Stretford, Altrincham and Urmston

Property deal will provide a massive boost to the borough’s economic regeneration

2019 08 28 Rochdale Art 1

Retail is dead - but art is alive

After the recent Uprising Festival, the Rochdale councillor contemplates the role of urban street art...

11 07 19 Manchester Climate Youth Strike

Does Manchester need to declare a climate emergency?

Manchester City Council seems to think so...

2019 07 09 The University Of Manchester

Most can’t afford to take time off work, so does Manchester need an evening university?

Our occasional columnist and councillor contemplates Manchester's growing need for education to adapt

Contactless

Cash vs Cashless: 'how dare this Manchester restaurant turn down my cash'

Love it or hate it cashless is happening - but is it daft and discriminatory...

Northern Gateway Rochdale

MIPIM: 3,500 acre development could transform fortune of North East Greater Manchester

Massive development site spanning Rochdale, Bury and Oldham is 'Manchester's greatest development opportunity'

18 02 20 Manchester Landscape

A Northern English currency: not just fantasy?

Our councils are skint, and it’s all the pound’s fault, says John Blundell

161010 Market Street 1 Copy

Ignore the doom and gloom, Manchester is in boom

The housing crisis. A strained NHS. Thundersnow? It's easy to get down on the city...

  • You're on page 1

Stay up to date

Never miss a beat, with the best in food, booze, news, offers, comps and more delivered direct to your inbox