A police station and a major road have been closed after a man was found with stab wounds following a street brawl in north Manchester.Read the full story ›
The former Everton and Man City player-turned football pundit Peter Beagrie says he'll fight a conviction for assaulting his partner.Read the full story ›
The names of those who died in the Peterloo Massacre have been read out in a ceremony in Manchester to mark the anniversary.Read the full story ›
Everton target Gylfi Sigurdsson is on the verge of signing for the Merseyside club after passing his medical.Read the full story ›
A community group has received a big boost in its £6m bid to save a piece of Manchester industrial revolution heritage.Read the full story ›
A man hailed as a "homeless hero" after the Manchester Arena bombing has appeared in court accused of stealing from two of the victims of the attack.
Chris Parker, 33, is alleged to have stolen a purse and its contents belonging to the grandmother of 14-year-old Sorrell Leczkowski, from Leeds, who was killed in the attack.
He is also said to have taken the mobile phone of another teenage girl, who cannot be named for legal reasons.
Parker entered formal not guilty pleas to the two charges and was remanded in custody ahead of a hearing at Manchester Crown Court on September 13.
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Footage has been released showing police chase a suspected stolen steamroller through residential streets in Bolton.Read the full story ›
Everton have confirmed Swansea midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson will have a medical ahead of a proposed £45m move to Goodison Park.Read the full story ›
To mark this years anniversary of the Peterloo massacre, actor John Henshall will be reading the names of the 17 people killed in the 1819 tragedy. St Peter's Square, Manchester, is very close to the location of the first casualty. Two year old William Fildes was trampled to death by a galloping soldier at the outskirts of the field. Cavalry charged into a crowd of 60,000–80,000 who had gathered to demand parliamentary reforms. Hundreds were injured.