Andy Burnham tells me Salford has lost 'a son of the city', Labour Party has lost a true underdog. Described him 'as the truest of friends'.
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Vulnerable pensioners had to evacuate a day centre in Manchester after receiving threats of 'a backlash against the black community’.
A man from Manchester has been jailed for 13 years after he raped and sexually abused three children.
Greater Manchester Police says there has been a small increase in the number of hate incidents reported in the last few days.