Manchester reveals their tendency to stereotype Staffordshire Bull Terrier owners as unemployed, male smokers, aged 18 to 24, wearing tracksuits, with tattoos with shaved heads.
Concertgoers have been reassured gigs will go ahead by Manchester Arena after sponsor Phones 4U announced they have gone into administration – plunging 5,500 jobs into danger.
My Big Mouth: ‘Those with biggest hearts have smallest bank balance’ – remember the homeless are human
MM reporter Suraj Radia asks people if they would stop and help homeless people
Manchester’s Political Heroes and Villains: Is Hazel Blears launching an audacious bid to become Pope?
This week features Hazel Blears MP and Paul Nuttall MEP
Greater Manchester Christmas dole queues among longest in country – and JSA claimants to rise again in new year
JSA claims well above national average.
Councillor Lord Peter Smith says the government must act now.
Workshops, CV help and career advice: Jobs and Skills Fair returns to tackle Bolton’s rising unemployment
Fair to help nearly 9,000 out of work.
A Manchester Lib Dem MP is pointing the finger at the previous government for record high unemployment in the North West
MM’s James McLaughlin speaks to volunteers at Barnabus, a charity helping the needy this Christmas.
Unemployment – what is the Government really doing to combat the problem for the skilled and educated?
MM’s Sarah Whalley looks at what help is available – or not – to skilled or educated unemployed people.
Does a good degree ensure you job success? Not anymore…