Greater Manchester Police

Murder Probe After Man Is Hit By Tram In Manchester

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.06.2017 | UK

UPDATE: Woman Charged With Murder After Man Is Hit By Tram A woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was hit by a tram. Greater Ma...

Man Arrested At Heathrow Airport In Connection With Manchester Arena Bombing

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK

A man has been arrested at Heathrow Airport in connection with the Manchester Arena bombing. The 38-year-old was held on suspicion of terror offences ...

Evacuation Underway In Manchester After Police Find Car 'Significant' To Bombing Probe

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 02.06.2017 | UK

Police investigating the Manchester suicide bombing have evacuated an area in the south of the city after finding a car which they say “may be signi...

Manchester Arena Bomber Bought Most Of The Key Parts To Make His Bomb

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 31.05.2017 | UK

Salman Abedi bought most of the key component parts of the suicide bomb he detonated in the Manchester Arena terror attack, police said. Many of his m...

Manchester Attack: Two Men Arrested As 13 Held In Custody

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 28.05.2017 | UK

A 25-year-old man and a 19-year-old man have been arrested on suspicion of terror offences, Greater Manchester Police has said. Officers investigating...

Manchester Bombing Victim's Family Criticises Government After Death Of Daughter

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 28.05.2017 | UK

Manchester bombing victim Georgina Callander’s family has hit out at the Government over her death, saying it must “open its eyes” or more paren...

Moss Side Evacuation As Police Hunt For Manchester Bombing Network Continues

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 27.05.2017 | UK

An evacuation in Moss Side is under way as part of an ongoing search linked to the Manchester Arena bombing, Greater Manchester Police said on Saturda...

Army Bomb Disposal Called To College In Hulme, Manchester, As Suspicious Package Deemed Safe

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 25.05.2017 | UK

The army bomb disposal unit was called to a college in the Hulme area of Manchester on Thursday as the city remains on high alert following Monday’s...

Greater Manchester Police Stop Passing Bombing Information To US After Leaks

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 25.05.2017 | UK

Theresa May has said she will make clear to Donald Trump that intelligence shared between America and Britain “must remain secure” after Greater M...

Sure, I'm Terrorised, But The Spirit Of Manchester Will Prevail

Michael Taylor | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK
Michael Taylor

After the Paris attacks I did a painful and emotional review of the Saturday papers for the BBC Radio Manchester, amongst the guests we disagreed about whether this was relevant to local radio. I argued that it was. I could only conclude that being who we are, living as we do, is why they hate us.

Panicked Shoppers And Staff Flee Arndale Mall As Police Evacuate Premises

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK

There were panicked scenes in Manchester shortly after 11am on Tuesday as police cleared shoppers and workers from a busy shopping centre. Police des...

Fox News Regular Torn Apart Over 'Lies' About Manchester After Suicide Attack

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK

A Fox News regular has carried on the network’s tradition of fundamentally misunderstanding the UK with a series of tweets sent in the aftermath of ...

6 Ways You Can Help In The Wake Of The Manchester Suicide Bombing

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK

As the nation reels from a suicide bombing at the Manchester Arena on Monday night, thoughts are now turning to how to help those affected. At least 2...

Tweet 'Warning Of Manchester Arena Attack Sent Hours Before Bombing'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK

Greater Manchester police have been alerted to a number of social media posts appearing to warn of the suicide bombing which has claimed 22 lives. Is...

Here's What You Can Do If You're Worried About Someone #MissingInManchester

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK

Friends and relatives of those still unaccounted for following a suicide attack in Manchester have shared images of their loved ones in a bid to find ...

22 Dead And 59 Injured After Blast At Ariana Grande Concert In Manchester

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK

IN SUMMARY: Police say 22 people were killed and about 59 were injured in an explosion at a pop concert in Manchester. Children are known to be amongs...

Girl, 11, Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries After 25ft Fall From Mall Escalator In Rochdale

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 22.05.2017 | UK

Witnesses have told how a distraught mother cradled her daughter after she fell 25 feet (7m) from an escalator inside a shopping centre in Rochdale, s...

Rochdale Sex Abusers Are Still At Large, Detective Claims

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK

A number of potential offenders linked to the Rochdale child abuse scandal are still at large, a former detective who played a key role in bringing so...

The Moors Murders Case 'Will Never Close', Despite Ian Brady's Death, Greater Manchester Police Say

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK

The Moors Murders case will never be closed, despite the death of Ian Brady, Greater Manchester Police has said. After spending more than five decade...

Simon Danczuk Says Westminster Rape Allegation Is 'Totally False'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK

Former Labour MP Simon Danczuk has described an allegation of rape against him as “totally false”. The 50-year-old strongly denies the claim, made...

Manchester College Put Under Lockdown Over 'Gun Threats'

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 19.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A Manchester college was placed under lockdown today after “gun threats” were made on social media. Students at Tameside College in Ashton-under-...

Terrified Shoppers Use Chairs To Defend Themselves From Angry Pack Of Dogs

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 03.04.2017 | UK

Terrified shoppers in Bolton had to use chairs to defend themselves from a pack of rampaging “Pitbull-type dogs” in an incident that led to two of...

Police Seek Men Who Filmed Mannequin Challenge On Stolen Phone After Robberies

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 14.03.2017 | UK

Police have released footage of a group of young men performing the mannequin challenge before and after two robberies occurred in Salford in the hope...

Two Women Killed After Car Ploughs Into Pedestrians Outside Hospital

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 07.03.2017 | UK

Two women have died after a car hit a group of pedestrians in a car park at a south Manchester hospital. They were injured in the collision at 2.05pm ...

Man And Woman Killed In Manchester House Blaze That Injured Four Children

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK

A man and a woman have died in a house fire in Withington which also injured three girls and a boy. Emergency services were called to Parsonage Road ...