A man has been abducted in broad daylight from Market Street, dragged through the city centre and forced onto a train to Wigan with the threat of violence.
Each station recorded increases in at least one of theft of passenger property, violence, railway burglary and theft, criminal damage, cable theft and cycle theft over the previous year.
Manchester train passengers warned to plan their journeys by Network Rail ahead of closures to West Coast Mainline over three August weekends.
Manchester Harry Potter fans get chance to hop aboard Hogwarts Express… but muggle families pay £500
The legendary Hogwarts Express is set to embark on a magical journey around the country making stops in Manchester, Bolton and Wigan.
Christmas shutdown: Rail services grind to a halt in Manchester Piccadilly and Victoria… hello replacement buses
Engineering work planned for Piccadilly and Victoria
Highways Agency urge drivers to remain vigilant
In pictures: Meet the state-of-the-art, self-cleaning super roof planned for Manchester Victoria Station
Manchester’s Victoria Station is getting a £44million facelift
‘Massive’ train fare increases and staff cuts slammed in Network Rail worker protest at Manchester Piccadilly
Network Rail and the Coalition Government criticised over cuts.
A missing Blackburn student’s friends and family are running a social media campaign to help Greater Manchester Police find her
A Manchester veteran voiced his disappointment at not being part of the Queen’s official welcoming party at Manchester Victoria Station this morning.