Prank calls made to the fire and ambulances services in Manchester over the past five years have halved, according to a recent Freedom of Information request.
Legal highs, loud music, booze and dodgy barbecues are just some of the anti-social behaviours Manchester sixth form students aimed to prevent by staging a bad house party.
The Rochdale Canal undercroft is a hotbed of crime and anti-social behaviour and the location of nine deaths in just six years right in the heart of Manchester city centre and the city council want to close it off completely to the public overnight.
An Oldham man has been arrested after a large fire engulfed a warehouse in Royton.
Police are hunting for arsonists who were behind three linked attacks that happened on the same day in Rochdale.
A team of around 60 firefighters are combating a rooftop blaze involving three restaurants on Albert Square.
Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service have urged the public to avoid hosting their own bonfire celebrations as the city’s fire-fighters prepare for a four day strike over the Halloween weekend.
Greater Manchester Police are urging the public to keep the identity of a youth arrested on suspicion of an arson attack at Manchester Dog’s Home anonymous.
Local residents and staff at the home risked their own lives as they battled through smoke and flames to bravely rescue two dogs.
More than 30 firefighters and some members of the public battled the blaze to save animals trapped inside the burning building
Greater Manchester Fire Service strike: Union plans three days of industrial action as pensions deal fails
Negotiations between the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) and the Department for Communities and Local Government have been taking place for three years