Building works are now underway on the first homes for Salford City Council’s new housing company, Dérive, providing much-needed affordable accommodation to rent. Dérive has bought eight two and three-bedroomed homes off plan from Great Places Housing Group at its mixed tenure development at Duchy
Greater Manchester’s inaugural Co-operative Commission has issued a rallying call to keep driving the movement forward and help build a stronger, fairer city-region where new co-ops and social enterprises can thrive. Chaired by Councillor Allen Brett, Leader of Rochdale Council and Greater Manchester’s Portfolio Lead
Macclesfield College is enjoying a great start to 2019 with recent figures showing a 30% rise in applications this year compared to the same time in 2018/19. The college is delighted by the number of strong applications across all curriculum areas and specialist sectors for
The cards are available in two colourful designs and come with a copy of the ‘The Library Promise’, a booklet setting out what youngsters can expect from their local library. Among the pledges are guarantees that young visitors will receive a friendly ‘hello’, can relax
REVIEW: 1 STAR From the title and the box art to the cinematography and opening titles, this is horror cliché 101. Exorcisms, posessions, crazy psychics and a couple in a spooky house this has them all and more and does absolutely nothing new with them.
If 2018 showed that Hereford Films was still the market leader in British crime films with the huge success of THE KRAYS – DEAD MAN WALKING, 2019 is shaping up to be an even bigger year for veteran producer Jonathan Sothcott’s London indie. Sothcott, whose
Salford City Council is the first organisation in the north west to officially reach a collective agreement to fully implement the national pay agreement. It is all part of the national pay agreement, which introduces a new national pay spine in April 2019 . A
In recent months Chickadoo, in Rochdale Road, has been subject to action both by Manchester City Council’s Licensing and Out of Hours Team as well as Greater Manchester Police. Initially complaints were made to the council about the noise created by the takeaway’s extractor fan.
Manchester, once famous for flat caps and post-industrial decline, has in recent decades reinvented itself. Home to two of the greatest football teams on earth and a significant media and technology sector – Manchester has become Northern England’s answer to London, and property values in
Salford Digital Eagles are set to be awarded for their high flying achievements. It is all thanks to a unique scheme with Barclays and Salford City Council who partnered together in May 2017. 440 employees have acted as trail blazers to help colleagues, friends and