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Mums' agony as firm taking girls to One Direction concert at Etihad Stadium ceases trading
Two mums who booked tickets to see One Direction fear they will have to tell their daughters that their plans are ruined after the company they used ceased trading.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The Hartford Courant
Manchester Holiday Activities Downtown Saturday
Visits with Santa, ice sculpting, gingerbread cookie decorating, holiday decorations, music and shopping - all linked by a free, old fashioned trolley shuttle - are hosted by S.H.A.R.E. - the South Manchester History, Arts, Recreation and Education collaborative.
MPs united against plans to slash Bolton rail services
Bolton North East MP David Crausby is outraged that what he considers to already be a "dreadful service" will be losing trains from Sunday.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Zee Lamhe launches on Freeview in UK
MUMBAI: Zee's entertainment channel, Lamhe, has found a place on Freeview in the Greater Manchester area as a part of the basic digital terrestrial service.
Coroner makes nursery training plea
The plea came after an inquest jury concluded a nine-month-old girl died of misadventure when she choked on shepherd's pie on her third full day at a nursery in Cheadle Hulme, Greater Manchester.
Flood warnings as man dies in storm
A tide of more than 6ft above the normal maximum is expected at 22:30 GMT, caused by a spring tide and severe winds, the Environment Agency said.
Keen shoppers flock to fashion favourite Primark
HORDES of shoppers descended on Primark in the Golden Square Shopping Centre today to be one of the first to browse the racks of the budget fashion Mecca.
The Daily Record
Glasgow flight forced to abandon two landing attempts before...
IT has not yet been determined how fast the 2005 Porsche Carrera GT that Roger was driving was going at the time of the fatal crash.
Man stuck in mud and ice rescued
A 19-year-old man has been rescued after he became stuck in mud and ice by a Manchester canal.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
A packed platform at Bolton's Trinity Street station as passengers queue to get on a train
COMMUTERS will face travel chaos from next week when the number of trains and carriages calling at Bolton is reduced.
Fare specials far and wide
Until December 13, Emirates has a host of reduced return fares available from Perth to the UK, Europe and the US via Dubai.
The Hartford Courant
Manchester Downtown First Thursday Events
People headed downtown on Thursday night for the Christmas Tree lighting may also enjoy First Thursday events presented by Imagine Main Street.
BBC staff spend 1.3m on flights between London and Manchester since shows were moved to MediaCityUK
The BBC has spent more than 1.3m on return flights for workers going between London and Manchester since many of its programmes were moved north.
Sweet smell of success! Avon Lady who quit her job and sells...
Sweet smell of success! Legal secretary who quit her job to become an Avon Lady selling cosmetics with her husband earns 125,000-a-year An Avon Lady and her husband who quit their jobs and started selling cosmetics to pay off their debts are now living a luxury lifestyle with an income of 125,000-a-year.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Canadian Opera Company Commissions Rufus Wainwright to Compose Opera About Roman Emperor Hadrian
Canadian Opera Company has commissioned a new opera from singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright and playwright Daniel MacIvor, the company's general director, Alexander Neef, announced today.
Emirates News Agency
UK Trade and Investment and Manchester Business School showcase UK training expertise
WAM DUBAI, 3rd December, 2013 -- The British Embassy in Dubai, in collaboration with Manchester Business School, will host the U.K. Skills Expo on Thursday to showcase U.K. training expertise.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
FROM the moment we meet our guide, Pauline Lloyd, we go back in time.
Discover Historic Altrincham is the first of four walking tours organised by Altrincham and Bowdon Civic society in conjunction with Manchester Guided Tours.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Manchester Yesterday and Today calendar to benefit the Santa Fund shows 'old' and 'new' Manchester
Keystone Press owner Dan Biron said people have been telephoning and coming into the office at 9 Old Falls Road since October, wanting to know when the 2014 Manchester Yesterday and Today calendar would be available.
Evening bus service will not be axed
Concerns had been raised by residents after Network Warrington announced it would no longer run services 19 and 28A into Leigh town centre after 7pm.