Stockport

The Moment Ebola Hysteria Well And Truly Gripped Britain..

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK

Ebola Symptoms: Why No One In Britain Clearly Has The Disease Yet A school has cancelled the visit of a charity worker and her son because of fears...

Six Injured As Bus Roof Torn Off By Bridge (PICTURE)

PA | Posted 27.07.2013 | UK

Six people were injured on Saturday afternoon when the roof of a double-decker bus was ripped off as it hit a railway bridge. Emergency services we...

Young Offender's Human Rights Breached...

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK

A curfew that prevented a young offender from going outside to smoke at night has been changed because a judge ruled it breached the boy's human right...

Father Of Four Killed After Lamborghini Flip

PA | Posted 30.08.2012 | UK

A father-of-four who was seriously injured when the Lamborghini he was driving left the track of an airfield in Stockport and flipped upside down into...

The Modfather's Blood Brother: Steve White

Jason Holmes | Posted 21.08.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

As Paul Weller's long-time collaborator and one of the finest and most prolific drummers Britain has ever produced, Steve White is now looking to the future. Jason Holmes journeyed to Stockport to meet him.

Motorway Drama As Van Driver Left Hanging

PA | Posted 01.05.2012 | UK

A driver was left trapped as his van dangled off a motorway bridge above a pedestrian walkway. Fire crews were met with the Italian Job-style drama...

Brothers In Court Over Murder Of Man Whose Decapitated Body Found On Fire

PA | Posted 28.01.2012 | UK

Two brothers have appeared in court charged with the murder of a man whose decapitated body was found on fire. John Grainger, 32, was discovered by...

Male Nurse Held Over Stepping Hill Poison Probe Is Named

PA | Posted 06.01.2012 | UK

A male nurse arrested over the Stepping Hill Hospital poisonings has been named by sources as Victorino Chua. Mr Chua, 46, was arrested at his Stoc...

Tribute To 'Kind And Generous' Grandfather, The Fourth Stepping Hill Poison Victim

PA | Posted 06.01.2012 | UK

The family of the fourth patient to die at Stepping Hill Hospital have been paying tribute to "a loving husband, father and grandfather". Glasgow-b...

Male Nurse Quizzed Over Stepping Hill Hospital Poisoning

PA | Posted 06.01.2012 | UK

A 46-year-old male nurse is being questioned by police probing the poisoning of patients at Stepping Hill Hospital. His arrest came as it emerged t...

Woman, 84, Injured In 'Suburban Tornado'

PA | Posted 29.11.2011 | UK

A woman has been taken to hospital after what has been described as a "tornado" ripped through a suburb. A shop window was smashed by debris and...

Man Who Stabbed Home Intruder To Death Cleared Of Wrongdoing

PA | Posted 07.12.2011 | UK

A man cleared of any wrongdoing after stabbing to death an intruder at his home said he has endured a "living nightmare" and still suffers flashbacks ...

Man Charged After Fatal Burglary In Stockport

PA | Posted 20.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A man has been charged after a raid in which a burglar was stabbed to death by the householder. Michael Anthony Thorpe, 33, of...

Stockport Man Suspected Of Stabbing Intruder Bailed By Police

PA | Posted 19.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A householder arrested on suspicion of murder after an intruder was stabbed to death at his home has been bailed by police. Tw...

Man Held After Suspected Burglar Stabbed To Death

PA | Posted 18.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Detectives are questioning a householder on suspicion of murder after an intruder was stabbed to death at his home. Two men re...

Suspected Intruder Stabbed To Death Following Burglary

PA | Press Association | Posted 18.11.2011 | UK

A suspected intruder has been stabbed to death following a burglary at a house. Police were called to the address in Bramhall, Stockport, on Saturd...

Stepping Hill Nurse Can Work Again

PA | Posted 14.11.2011 | UK

A nurse who was barred from working after being accused of sabotage at a hospital can return to nursing, a regulatory body has ruled. But Rebecca L...

Nurse Due In Court Over Hospital Deaths

PA | Posted 01.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A 27-year-old nurse charged in connection with the alleged contamination of saline at a hospital is due to appear in court. Re...

Nurse Remanded In Poison Death Probe

PA | Posted 21.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A 27-year-old nurse charged in connection with the deaths of five hospital patients at the centre of a tampering probe has been r...

Stepping Hill Hospital Deaths Are 'Criminal Act'

PA | Posted 18.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The boss of a hospital where the deaths of three patients are under police investigation has said: "This is a criminal act." C...

Fourth Patient Falls Ill As Inquest Opens Into Stepping Hill Deaths

Daily Mail | Posted 17.09.2011 | UK

A fourth patient is critically ill at a hospital where police are investigating the suspicious deaths of three people after a batch of medication was ...

60 Detectives Investigating Three Deaths At Stockport Hospital

PA | | Posted 17.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Police investigating suspicious deaths at a hospital say they are working flat-out, with 60 detectives on the case. Ian Hopkin...

Hospital Boosts Security After Three Patients Die From Contamination

PA | Posted 14.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Security has been stepped up at a hospital where three patients have died following the deliberate contamination of saline soluti...