Manchester United: Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is sacked after a lengthy board meeting

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is sacked as the manager of Manchester United after a five hour emergency board meeting in which the owners agreed that the club needed to look in a new direction. Official statement by Manchester United confirms Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is no longer the manager, Journalist Fabrizio Romano broke the news of Ole’s… Read More Manchester United: Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is sacked after a lengthy board meeting

Make Urmston your ‘Must Visit’ destination this Christmas

The countdown to Christmas has started! its time to start planning your festive celebrations and get on with your Christmas shopping. Make Urmston your ‘Must Visit’ destination this year.  The vibrant and friendly town centre has so much to offer – everything you could possibly need this Christmas. From coffee shops and cafes to a… Read More Make Urmston your ‘Must Visit’ destination this Christmas

Freight train capacity doubles to Port of Liverpool thanks to £8.3m rail line upgrade

The Government has announced that final works on the £8.3m Bootle branch rail line upgrade have completed, delivering a doubling of freight train capacity to and from the Port of Liverpool. Funded by the Department for Transport, the upgrade allows up to two freight trains an hour in each direction, meaning more trains will be… Read More Freight train capacity doubles to Port of Liverpool thanks to £8.3m rail line upgrade

Integrated Rail Plan: a £96bn plan to deliver faster and better rail journeys across the North and the Midlands

The biggest ever public investment in Britain’s rail network is announced by the Government today (Thursday 18 November), with £96 billion to deliver faster and better journeys to more people across the North and the Midlands, similar to or more quickly than under earlier plans. Transforming connectivity, the Integrated Rail Plan (IRP) published today will… Read More Integrated Rail Plan: a £96bn plan to deliver faster and better rail journeys across the North and the Midlands

Laws strengthened to give police more powers to prosecute drivers using a mobile phone at the wheel

Police will soon be able to more easily prosecute drivers using a hand-held mobile phone at the wheel, after the Government strengthens existing laws to further improve road safety. It is already illegal to text or make a phone call (other than in an emergency) using a hand-held device while driving. Next year, laws will go… Read More Laws strengthened to give police more powers to prosecute drivers using a mobile phone at the wheel

Come see marvellous machines and the work of ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’ inventor at the Science and Industry Museum

From wonderous mechanical creations springing to life and turning your body into a machine, to toy making and lifting a mini, there’s a perfect day out at the Science and Industry Museum this winter.  This festive period, discover the final work of Rowland Emett, the creator of the inventions of ‘Caractacus Potts’ in the film Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, and enjoy playful machines of all shapes and sizes through hands on activities and shows – alongside a whole host of family favourites.   From 24 November to April 2022 the last… Read More Come see marvellous machines and the work of ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’ inventor at the Science and Industry Museum

Arrest made after a man approached two school girls in Altrincham

Police have arrested a man after he approached two girls on their way to school. Today (18/11/21) police arrested a 21-year-old man on suspicion on public order offences, he remains in custody for questioning, this arrest is in relation to an incident where a man approached a girl in Stamford Park at around 7.55am on… Read More Arrest made after a man approached two school girls in Altrincham

Police release CCTV images of five men after a fight at a nightclub in Manchester

Police officers were called at around 3:40am on Sunday 19 September 2021 to reports a group of males were fighting at Cirque Manchester, Queen Street. One man was treated in hospital for a head injury. A number of men have been identified and police are looking to speak with them in connection with the incident. PC… Read More Police release CCTV images of five men after a fight at a nightclub in Manchester

Church group that cleans up Old Trafford wins International Environmental Award

The World Mission Society Church of God (General Pastor Kim Joo-cheol, hereinafter the Church of God) received international environmental awards. The Church’s university student volunteer group “ASEZ” and the young adult worker volunteer group “ASEZ WAO” were honored with the Green Apple Award and the Green World Award—the prestigious awards officially recognized by the European… Read More Church group that cleans up Old Trafford wins International Environmental Award