It has been revealed by the Manchester Evening News that a shelter under Andy Burnham’s ‘Bed Every Night’ is to be relocated due to complaints relating to needles being found near the area.
Manchester Metropolitan University professor Cathy Urquhart – who launched an online petition against the spikes last weekend – revealed to MM that there could be up to two protests across the weekend and early next week.
A Manchester activist is encouraging people to donate their pillows to people sleeping rough in a fight against Selfridges’ controversial installation of ‘anti-homeless’ spikes outside their city-centre store.
Pro-Palestine protestors have vowed to carry on with their campaign to support the thousands of people left homeless by the Gaza conflict – despite Manchester Council imposing a sleep-out ban.
Vegan van to feed Greater Manchester’s homeless thanks to £23,000 in donations through Hindu charity
Rossendale-based Hindu charity The Prasad Project feed the homeless
Manchester fundraisers battle ‘awful conditions’ and sleep rough to raise £27,000 for homeless charity
The annual Sleepout at Manchester Cathedral raised money for the Booth Centre
Greater Manchester teens transform community space and make ‘radical’ difference for Tameside’s homeless
Year 11 students will take to Hampson Road garden in Hazelwood, Ashton-Under-Lyne
Two Manchester men endure gruelling 960-mile cycle to create ‘life-saving’ map for city’s rough sleepers
Duo are cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats
Just 27 rough sleepers in Manchester city centre? Council figures are ‘ludicrous’, claims homeless charity
Council say there are 27 rough sleepers
Freezing, scared and bathing in stagnant rainwater: Manchester film shows harsh realities of rough sleeping
Mike Staniforth’s Shelter: A look at Manchester’s Homeless.
The sleep-out will be outside Manchester Cathedral for the Booth Centre.