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...
The Devolution Revolution and Ageing

The Devolution Revolution and Ageing

Anna Dixon  29.03.2016
In last week's budget, chancellor George Osborne declared that he would continue the 'devolution revolution', with new powers going to...
Lecturer Quits After It's Revealed He's A Part-Time Porn Star

Lecturer Quits After It's Revealed He's A Part-Time Porn Star

George Bowden  14.03.2016
A professor whose work as a part-time porn star was exposed by beady-eyed students has quit his job as a lecturer. Nicholas Goddard was...
McDonald's Hires Bouncers And Will Only Let Children Enter Two At A Time

McDonald's Hires Bouncers And Will Only Let Children Enter Two At A Time

Steven Hopkins  11.03.2016
McDonald's has hired bouncers for one of its Manchester restaurants and will only let two young people enter at a time after children caused...
Manchester Police Warnings: Victim Blaming, Sexual Violence and the Myth of the 'Monster'

Manchester Police Warnings: Victim Blaming, Sexual Violence and the Myth of the 'Monster'

Georgia Rigg  9.03.2016
We need to turn our attention to men's behaviour rather than policing women's. I don't care if a woman choses to walk alone at night,...