A dog was rescued by Manchester firefighters last night, after getting its head stuck in an electric reclining armchair in Salford.
A hero firefighter who saved a drunk and abusive suicidal man clinging to the Big Wheel in Manchester City Centre last year has been honoured for his efforts.
A Bolton man was left fighting for his life after a fire blazed through his home, where he lived alone.
A 66-year-old woman is lucky to be alive after a chip pan caught fire in her Oldham home that didn’t contain any smoke alarms.
Firefighters were called to Turncroft Lane in Hazel Grove at about 5.50am following reports that two men had set a Renault Megane, Volkswagen Polo and Vauxhall Corsa alight.
Around 30 firefighters tackled a serious blaze at a day care centre in Withington throughout the early hours of this morning.
The Christie’s event will be held at the Trafford Centre’s main stage, in The Orient, between 10am-10pm where any brave souls will be challenged to do the ‘Firewalk with a Twist’ – an eight foot toe-twisting walk across 10,000 toy bricks.
Have no fear, Bolton’s Angels are here: Teens honoured for risking lives to save elderly woman from chip pan fire
A group of Bolton teenagers described as ‘angels’ after rescuing an elederly lady from a house fire have had their heroic deed recognised this week.
Public sector strike: Manchester will grind to halt as city faces ‘biggest protest since 1926 General Strike’
The national day of industrial action follows months of disputes between the public sector and the government over working conditions and pay.
Salford recycling plant blaze: Firefighters battle through night as tonnes of waste paper engulfed in flames
Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service claim the situation is under control despite crews being present this morning
Man found hanged at Whitefield Metrolink station – passengers tweet being able to see body from Bury tram
Commuters tweeted seeing the body as the tram went past station