Alarming figures have exposed the soaring rate of crimes committed by pensioners in Manchester.
A gang of grey graffiti artists took to the streets of Levenshulme this week in a movement to highlight potential pavement hazards and make the area more age-friendly.
Chadderton pensioners are catching the computer bug, after Age UK Oldham and Oldham Council united to provide them technology classes.
The Marple Drop-in was established 16 months ago and is a key part of a bigger project to help make Marple more dementia-friendly.
The incident happened shortly after 12pm on Friday 21 August when the duo burst through the side door of a house on Douglas Bank Drive.
A desperate Oldham robber who threatened two female dog walkers to hand over their bags because he had ‘four kids to feed’ is being hunted by police.
People are being offered the chance to have their say on services currently under threat by Manchester City Council’s £59million budget cuts
The lives, achievements and contribution to society that the elderly have made are being celebrated by Manchester and Salford as part of Older People’s Day.
Manchester’s poorest elderly live in unnecessary poverty after failing to claim Pension Credit, charity says
Around 38% of pensioners are failing to claim Pension Credi
Doves Nest Nursing Home was ravaged by fire
Spree of deception scams on elderly people in Greater Manchester continues with robbery of Bolton woman, 92
Robber posed as ‘Good Samaritan’