Technology giant Hewlett-Packard plans to cut more than 1,100 jobs at a number of UK sites in the new year including in Warrington.
Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin tells Tory Party Conference that HS2 will give the transport system a much needed 'heart bypass'
Bolton entrepreneur unveils car capable of going up to 300 mph.
Luxury car firm Bentley has announced it's to build its new SUV model in Crewe.
The £800 million investment will create hundreds of new jobs at its Cheshire plant.
Rob Smith has this report:
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The Cambridge mathematician Alan Turing who saved thousands of lives through his code breaking work in the Second World War, is expected to be given a parliamentary pardon.
Turing, who was prosecuted and convicted over his homosexuality in the 1950s, has already received a posthumous apology.
The MP for Milton Keynes South, Iain Stewart, says a pardon would be 'a final cleansing of the wrong' done to Turing, as Alistair Nelson reports.
Ever since childhood Joshua Ratcliffe from Denton has dreamed of becoming an astronaut.
And now, that dream has taken a major leap forward thanks to the Lynx Apollo competition. Adam McClean reports.
Some of the footage in Adam's report is from Luminox and the Space Expedition Corporation.
Discussion are underway at a fair in Manchester on potential job opportunities on the proposed HS2 rail link to the North West. The government hope to create hundreds of jobs on the project
The consultation into the proposed HS2 link between London and Manchester starts today. Its the second phase of the scheme. The Transport Secretary met engineering students at the City's Metropolitan University ahead of a jobs summit to look at the skills needed for the new line.
The Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin meets engineering students at Manchester Metropolitan University ahead of the conference on the potential HS2 jobs boost.
The Secretary of State for Transport is launching a HS2 jobs summit to recruit engineers and apprentices for the high speed rail link. Its the first day of public consultation over Phase Two linking Birmingham with Manchester and Leeds.
The Dreamliner aircraft were grounded earlier this year after overheating problems with some batteries.
Passengers on today's Manchester flight got a celebrity send-off.