PCSO stabbed in the neck whilst on duty to receive MBE

A PCSO from Greater Manchester who nearly lost his life in the line of duty is to be recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours list.

Gary Etchells is to get an MBE for services to policing after was he stabbed in the neck during an eviction in Stalybridge a decade ago.

  • He spoke to Matt O'Donoghue ten years after Granada Reports first covered his story.