Liam, from Middleton in north Manchester, established his connection with the university 11 years ago while studying as an economics and then creative writing student.
Jihadi John, believed to be from west London but originally born in Kuwait, has been named as 27-year-old Mohammed Emwazi
Religious and city leaders across Salford united to pay a touching tribute to murdered aid worker Alan Henning last night.
Mourners raise more than £17,000 for children of Salford ‘martyr’ Alan Henning after sickening ISIS execution
Mourners have come together to set up memorial fund pages for the family of murdered Salford aid worker Alan Henning raising more than £17,000 collectively in two days.
Kurdish protesters swarm Manchester in call for stronger action as Isis seize control of Syrian border town
Isis raised its flag on a building on the outskirts of the Syrian town near the Turkish border on Monday after an assault that has lasted almost three weeks
Isis air strikes: Manchester MP says threat to Britain leaves no choice but to back war on ‘barbaric’ jihadists
John Leech has backed the House of Commons vote in favour of air strikes against Isis targets – even though he and the Liberal Democrats stood against the 2003 Iraq war.
The family of Salford hostage Alan Henning have a received an audio recording from him in which he is ‘pleading for his life’.
He was also seen in the video depicting the beheading of David Haines at the hands of the Islamist terrorist group earlier this month
Bravery of Salford’s Alan Henning to supply vital aid revealed in audio diaries recorded days before capture
Audio diaries following Salford’s Alan Henning and his aid convey just days before he was captured by Islamic State have been released for the first time.