MM decided to get in touch with writer, tour guide and editor of Manchester Confidential Jonathan Schofield to explore the history behind some of Manchester’s street names and find out whether Deansgate was named after the lost River Dene and the real story behind Balloon Street…
Police are appealing for information after a young woman was viciously raped on Manchester canal footpath earlier this month.
Jobless grandfather William Harkin built a fake bomb and planted it outside a Middleton job centre in revenge over a cut to his welfare handouts was jailed for two years today.
Lynn Barker has been locked up for eight months
Fined £1 for worker crushed to death: Bust engineering firm guilty of safety breaches that killed Eccles man
Bruce Dempsey, 25, was killed by a half-tonne pressing machine
The 25-year-old man ‘did not realise the seriousness of the offence’
Decision by courts to only use translators from one agency causes widespread disruption to judicial system
A decision to use court translators from one agency has resulted in nationwide disruption to the judicial system.
A Stockport man has escaped further punishment today at Manchester Crown Court, Minshull Street after failing to meet the terms of his community order
A Denton man, who pleaded guilty to causing death while driving, was sentenced to 18 months in prison and banned from driving for three years.