Wigan RUFC are celebrating this week after director Frank Morgan received national recognition for his contributions to rugby at the Crabbie’s National Rugby Awards.
Having showcased some of this year’s biggest titles and technology, MM investigated exactly what you could be getting for your money from this year’s market – here’s our lowdown of some of Gamescom’s notable showcases.
Tackling HIV… Mayor Andy Burnham’s £1million pledge as Manchester joins Fast-Track Cities initiative
Great Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham unveiled a £1million plan to prevent new infections of HIV in Manchester in the next 25 years at the candlelit vigil which closed Gay Pride 2018.
Mortality rates for females between 2015 and 2017 are said to be consistently higher in Scotland and lower in the UK, with Wales mortality rate being the second highest.
‘Transforming parental leave’: Bring Your Own Baby Comedy set to tickle Mums & Dads of Manchester and Salford
Bring Your Own Baby Comedy is the lunchtime comedy club for parents, where babies under 12 months can come too…and we are launching in the North of England!
Are Boots Riley’s criticisms of BlacKkKlansman fair? MM looks at the beef between director and Spike Lee
The film follows the story of Ron Stallworth, a black undercover cop in 1979 who infiltrates the Klu Klux Klan.
Food bank praises ‘spirit of Salford’ after community rallies to replace £2,500 of donations stolen by thieves
A food bank is bouncing back following a callous theft – all thanks to the ‘spirit of Salford’.
Olympic champion Greg Rutherford has pledged to follow in the footsteps of Sir Bradley Wiggins and attempt to pursue a career in track cycling when he retires from athletics next month.
Manchester’s a wonderful place to be during the summer months.
An Urmston cafe just became the number one ranked restaurant in Manchester on TripAdvisor – just 16 months after opening.
‘Cowardly’ driver sentenced to prison after mowing down 79-year-old man during police chase in Moss Side
A man has been jailed for four years after mowing down a 79-year-old grandfather during a police chase in Moss Side.