A major campaign has been launched to secure £1bn of rail improvements.Read the full story ›
Britain's first plastic banknote will be showcased at Bury Market today. The new fiver will be rolled out in September.Read the full story ›
Virgin Atlantic have announced a new daily direct service from Manchester to New York will begin next year, replacing Delta's service.Read the full story ›
British Crown Dependency the Isle of Man has been welcomed into G5, the five largest EU economies to prevent money launderingRead the full story ›
Farmers in the region will stage a protest today against imported milk.
Farmers for Action say milk prices have fallen and they want the government to introduce more controls on imports.
A protest will be held this evening.
In May's election, voters will get the chance to choose between:
- The Conservatives
- The Liberal Democrats
- An independent candidate
The current commissioner, Richard Rhodes, is standing down.
Rail passengers have been promised new trains and faster journeys under a "new look" franchise.Read the full story ›
Business is booming in the Lake District, as local companies help one another to bounce back from the floods.Read the full story ›
Economic Affairs unit of the Cabinet Office releases labour market statistics for JanuaryRead the full story ›