Manchester Could Go 3 Days Without Rain And People Are Losing Their Sh*t

Manchester Could Go 3 Days Without Rain And People Are Losing Their Sh*t

Chris York  3.07.2016
Manchester has a lot going for it - football, the Northern Quarter and possibly one of the most beautiful libraries in the country. What...
Video Captures Shocking Post-Brexit Racism Hurled At American Man In Manchester

Video Captures Shocking Post-Brexit Racism Hurled At American Man In Manchester

Sara C Nelson  28.06.2016
The man replies: “How old are you? What are you, 18? 19? I’ve been here longer than you have.” He is instantly threatened:...
Jealous Ex-Boyfriend Who Hid In Attic Before Killing Mother Of His Child Sentenced To Life

Jealous Ex-Boyfriend Who Hid In Attic Before Killing Mother Of His Child Sentenced To Life

Kathryn Snowdon  13.06.2016
A jealous ex-boyfriend who hid overnight in a loft before murdering the mother of his child has been jailed for life. William Mack, 39,...
Twenty Years Since the Manchester Bombing: A New Theatre Production by ANU and my Memories of That Day

Twenty Years Since the Manchester Bombing: A New Theatre Production by ANU and my Memories of That Day

Josephine  1.06.2016
On the 15th June it will be the 20th anniversary of the Manchester bombing by the Provisional IRA. In memory of that event HOME, Manchester,...
Two Men Stabbed In Fight Outside Manchester Nightclub

Two Men Stabbed In Fight Outside Manchester Nightclub

Jack Sommers  30.05.2016
Two men have been stabbed during a fight outside a nightclub in Manchester. One victim, aged 29, suffered stab wounds to the abdomen and...
'Rockstar' Ecstasy Leaves Teen Fighting For His Life, As Police Renew Warning

'Rockstar' Ecstasy Leaves Teen Fighting For His Life, As Police Renew Warning

Steven Hopkins  23.05.2016
Manchester police have renewed their warning about taking ecstasy as a 16-year-old boy fights for his life in hospital after taking it.  Police...
Gigantic 3: The Great Mancunian All-You-Can-Eat Indie Buffet

Gigantic 3: The Great Mancunian All-You-Can-Eat Indie Buffet

Tim Thornton  23.05.2016
In Simon Reynolds' splendidly comprehensive discussion of pop culture's obsession with its own backstory Retromania, he states that "every...
Naked Sleepwalker Tries To Get Selfie With Police

Naked Sleepwalker Tries To Get Selfie With Police

Steven Hopkins  23.05.2016
A naked sleepwalker who approached a taxi driver for help in Manchester city centre later tried to get a selfie with police who turned...
Students, Smart Drugs and Cheating

Students, Smart Drugs and Cheating

Liam Kay  13.05.2016
If a single pill could instantly make you a genius would you take it? I know I would, I'd take two. Unfortunately, life isn't a movie and...
Punching The Pilot In The Face Is Not Recommended When Exiting An Aircraft

Punching The Pilot In The Face Is Not Recommended When Exiting An Aircraft

Jack Sommers  12.05.2016
A disruptive passenger punched a pilot in the face after being ordered to leave his plane. The woman was arrested at Manchester Airport...
Terror Exercise Turns To Police Embarrassment After 'Suicide Bomber' Shouts Allah Ahkbar

Terror Exercise Turns To Police Embarrassment After 'Suicide Bomber' Shouts Allah Ahkbar

PA  10.05.2016
Warning: graphic content Police have been forced to apologise after a man pretending to be a suicide bomber repeatedly shouted "Allahu...
#ScienceX - Inspiring, Challenging, Surprising and Entertaining Through Hands-on Science

#ScienceX - Inspiring, Challenging, Surprising and Entertaining Through Hands-on Science

Daniele Atkinson  14.04.2016
Manchester is the 2016 European City of Science, which recognises our unique scientific heritage and our vital contribution to discovery,...
Investigation Launched After Pupils Are 'Put In A Store Cupboard As Punishment' At School

Investigation Launched After Pupils Are 'Put In A Store Cupboard As Punishment' At School

Kathryn Snowdon  12.04.2016
An investigation has been launched into claims that pupils were put in a store cupboard by a member of staff at school. Wigan Council is...
Wayward Swan Casually Holds Up Traffic

Wayward Swan Casually Holds Up Traffic

Ryan Barrell  5.04.2016
A rogue swan caused a traffic nightmare in Manchester city centre on Monday, as it slowly sauntered along a main road with no regard...