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The long-awaited rebirth of London Road fire station has been confirmed

The long-awaited rebirth of Manchester’s historic London Road fire station has been confirmed.

Town hall planning officers hailed ‘one of the most loving restoration proposals of a listed building in the city’s history’ before councillors gave the redevelopment plans the green

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The long-awaited rebirth of London Road fire station has been confirmed

The long-awaited rebirth of Manchester’s historic London Road fire station has been confirmed.

Town hall planning officers hailed ‘one of the most loving restoration proposals of a listed building in the city’s history’ before councillors gave the redevelopment plans the green

today 07:43
Pregnant women could be offered up to £300 in shopping vouchers if they quit smoking

Young mums could be offered up to £300 in shopping vouchers... if they give up smoking.

They'll have to quit cigarettes for at least 12 weeks after birth to claim the reward.

The plans are among a range of measures set out in the Tobacco Free Greater Manchester Strategy, which

today 06:37
Pregnant women could be offered up to £300 in shopping vouchers if they quit smoking

Young mums could be offered up to £300 in shopping vouchers... if they give up smoking.

They'll have to quit cigarettes for at least 12 weeks after birth to claim the reward.

The plans are among a range of measures set out in the Tobacco Free Greater Manchester Strategy, which

today 06:37
Community helping community: Coffee County Schools, Peoples Bank and Trust partner to collect for those less fortunate

 

Staff Writer John Coffelt

For many in the county, starting school comes with the challenges of finding the supplies that many of their fellow students take for granted.

To help give those less fortunate a start on equal footing, Coffee County Schools along with

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The tragic story of the baby found dead under a bag of dirty clothes with traces of cocaine in her hair

A baby found dead under a bag of dirty clothes had traces of drugs in her hair, an inquest heard.

Le’veah Stacey Herbert was discovered unresponsive on her mother’s bedroom floor in Gorton in July 2014.

The eight-month-old was rushed to the Royal Manchester Children’s

yesterday 20:43
Community comes together for local man

By Leila Beem Núñez, Editor

Richard Herrin needed a hydraulic bath chair so he could be better taken care of by attendants, but Medicaid would not cover the expense. Born with cerebral palsy, the reverend and motivational speaker needed the equipment for his day-to-day life.

“I

yesterday 18:13
Watch the dramatic moment a man with a crossbow and knife is Tasered by armed police

This is the dramatic moment a man armed with a crossbow and a knife is apprehended by armed officers.

The footage which was shot by a bystander who witnessed the drama shows how a man, who appears to be wearing a mask, is tackled by a police dog before officers intervene.

The German

yesterday 17:25
Watch the dramatic moment a man with a crossbow and knife is Tasered by armed police

This is the dramatic moment a man armed with a crossbow and a knife is apprehended by armed officers.

The footage which was shot by a bystander who witnessed the drama shows how a man, who appears to be wearing a mask, is tackled by a police dog before officers intervene.

The German

yesterday 17:25
Man attempted to snatch five-year-old girl from outside Primark in Market Street

A man attempted to snatch a five-year-old girl from her mother outside Primark in the city centre.

Witnesses said they could hear a woman screaming outside the popular shop, on Market Street, at 6.50pm on Wednesday.

A man could then be seen with the young girl.

Police say that

yesterday 14:07
Muslim gang attacked strangers because they were white 'non-Muslims' in city centre rampage

A group of Muslim men attacked strangers because they were white “non-Muslims” in a drunken rampage through a city centre.

Amin Mohmed, Mohammed Patel and Faruq Patel, all from Bolton , targeted three unknown men before two of them set upon Gary Bohanna when he revealed he was

yesterday 11:55
'Demi was a bright and bubbly girl who everyone loved' - sister's tribute to teenager killed in crash

The heartbroken family of Demi Paige Grewer who was tragically killed in a collision says she was a ‘bright and bubbly girl who everyone loved’.

The 18-year-old from Burnage had recently left school and was following her dream of becoming a hairdresser.

Devastated friends and

yesterday 09:43
'Demi was a bright and bubbly girl who everyone loved' - sister's tribute to teenager killed in crash

The heartbroken family of Demi Paige Grewer who was tragically killed in a collision says she was a ‘bright and bubbly girl who everyone loved’.

The 18-year-old from Burnage had recently left school and was following her dream of becoming a hairdresser.

Devastated friends and

yesterday 09:43
Fraudsters stole £240,000 from Bury Hospice by phoning up and pretending to be a bank

Almost £240,000 has been stolen from Bury Hospice after fraudsters called up pretending to be from a bank.

The hospice, which provides care for terminally ill people, was struck on Tuesday, July 11, when staff noticed there was money missing from the accounts.

It's understood

yesterday 06:25
Fraudsters stole £240,000 from Bury Hospice by phoning up and pretending to be a bank

Almost £240,000 has been stolen from Bury Hospice after fraudsters called up pretending to be from a bank.

The hospice, which provides care for terminally ill people, was struck on Tuesday, July 11, when staff noticed there was money missing from the accounts.

It's understood

yesterday 06:25
We will never forget you - all 22 people killed in the Manchester bomb have been laid to rest

One night in Manchester, when joy turned to horror, tragically united in their fates.

Those who died came from different walks of life and from as far afield as the Hebrides; schoolchildren, students, mothers and fathers, sons and daughters, working men and women.

Now, 65 days after

yesterday 22:43
Daily News
Why Sergio Aguero has lasted six years at Manchester City despite all the talk

Sergio Aguero could have been forgiven for feeling hurt, even humiliated, at times last season.

And the fact that he expressed his uncertainty over his future at Manchester City hints at a degree of inner turmoil over exactly where he stood with Pep Guardiola .

Yet today is the

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Why Sergio Aguero has lasted six years at Manchester City despite all the talk

Sergio Aguero could have been forgiven for feeling hurt, even humiliated, at times last season.

And the fact that he expressed his uncertainty over his future at Manchester City hints at a degree of inner turmoil over exactly where he stood with Pep Guardiola .

Yet today is the

today 08:49
Friday's Man Utd transfer rumours: Gareth Bale, Ivan Perisic, Leander Dendoncker

All the latest Man Utd transfer news and rumours from across the British and European press on Friday, July 28.

Gareth Bale could be allowed to leave Real Madrid - and that has put Jose Mourinho on red alert, reports the Daily Mirror.

Manchester United have been interested in the

today 08:31
Chris Boardman appointed Manchester cycling tsar
Olympic gold medallist Chris Boardman has been appointed Greater Manchester's first Cycling and Walking Commissioner.
today 08:15
Man charged over 25-hour Oldham house siege
A man has been charged following a stand-off with police in a siege that lasted more than 24 hours.
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Manchester United need more signings but they have never been better prepared

When the world's most expensive footballer attends a press conference the room is usually a moshpit of journalists and photographers battling for the best line and shot. So it was surreal when Paul Pogba's imposing frame strode into the Thompson Athletic Center's spacious Nolan Hall on Tuesday

today 06:37
Manchester United need more signings but they have never been better prepared

When the world's most expensive footballer attends a press conference the room is usually a moshpit of journalists and photographers battling for the best line and shot. So it was surreal when Paul Pogba's imposing frame strode into the Thompson Athletic Center's spacious Nolan Hall on Tuesday

today 06:37
Man City defended by Premier League rival over summer spending

Manchester City received backing from an unlikely ally after some of their Premier League rivals were quick to criticise their spending.

Jose Mourinho this week made a none-too-subtle dig at his nearest rivals by claiming that "some clubs obviously are paying too much, and by

today 06:37
Latest news from Manchester
today 08:49 Why Sergio Aguero has lasted six years at Manchester City despite all the talk
today 08:49 Why Sergio Aguero has lasted six years at Manchester City despite all the talk
today 08:31 Friday's Man Utd transfer rumours: Gareth Bale, Ivan Perisic, Leander Dendoncker
today 08:15 Chris Boardman appointed Manchester cycling tsar
today 07:43 The long-awaited rebirth of London Road fire station has been confirmed
today 07:43 The long-awaited rebirth of London Road fire station has been confirmed
today 07:09 Man charged over 25-hour Oldham house siege
today 06:37 Manchester United need more signings but they have never been better prepared
today 06:37 Manchester United need more signings but they have never been better prepared
today 06:37 Man City defended by Premier League rival over summer spending
today 06:37 Man City defended by Premier League rival over summer spending
today 06:37 Live: Manchester breaking news - Friday, July 28
today 06:37 Pregnant women could be offered up to £300 in shopping vouchers if they quit smoking
today 06:37 Pregnant women could be offered up to £300 in shopping vouchers if they quit smoking
today 06:03 Cyber criminals steal £235k from Bury Hospice
today 05:31 Manchester United news and transfer rumours LIVE Marcus Rashford updates and pre-season latest
today 05:31 Manchester United clear to sign Nemanja Matic and more transfer rumours
today 05:31 Manchester United clear to sign Nemanja Matic and more transfer rumours
today 05:31 Man City news and transfer rumours LIVE Kylian Mbappe latest and pre-season tour updates
today 22:55 Kevin de Bruyne reacts to THAT performance against Real Madrid
today 22:55 Kevin de Bruyne reacts to THAT performance against Real Madrid
today 22:37 Community helping community: Coffee County Schools, Peoples Bank and Trust partner to collect for those less fortunate
yesterday 21:49 Microlight pilot delayed 15 passenger jets at Manchester Airport by flying into controlled airspace
yesterday 21:49 Microlight pilot delayed 15 passenger jets at Manchester Airport by flying into controlled airspace
yesterday 21:49 The six huge towers that will change Manchester's skyline forever
yesterday 21:49 The six huge towers that will change Manchester's skyline forever
yesterday 20:43 Manchester United to scout Leander Dendoncker and more transfer rumours
yesterday 20:43 Manchester United to scout Leander Dendoncker and more transfer rumours
yesterday 20:43 Man charged after armed siege which lasted for 25-hours in Shaw
yesterday 20:43 Olympic cyclist Chris Boardman is announced as Greater Manchester's new cycling and walking commissioner
yesterday 20:43 Olympic cyclist Chris Boardman is announced as Greater Manchester's new cycling and walking commissioner
yesterday 20:43 Mum who stabbed her partner to death outside their Stockport home has her jail term reduced
yesterday 20:43 The tragic story of the baby found dead under a bag of dirty clothes with traces of cocaine in her hair
yesterday 20:09 Joey Barton has football ban reduced by almost five months after appeal
yesterday 19:37 Watch Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho hilariously gatecrash fans' mock press conference
yesterday 19:37 Watch Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho hilariously gatecrash fans' mock press conference
yesterday 18:31 Manchester United arrive home after pre-season tour of USA - pictures
yesterday 18:31 Manchester United arrive home after pre-season tour of USA - pictures
yesterday 18:31 Pep Guardiola confirms when David Silva will return from injury
yesterday 18:31 Pep Guardiola confirms when David Silva will return from injury
yesterday 18:31 Things to do in Manchester this weekend: July 28 to 30
yesterday 18:31 Things to do in Manchester this weekend: July 28 to 30
yesterday 18:31 These are the Greater Manchester roads that are bad for your health
yesterday 18:31 These are the Greater Manchester roads that are bad for your health
yesterday 18:13 Community comes together for local man
yesterday 17:57 Kgosi Ntlhe: Rochdale sign defender on a free transfer from Stevenage
yesterday 17:25 Top stories from Britain and around the world - Government calls in experts to examine EU migrants' role in UK
yesterday 17:25 Top stories from Britain and around the world - Government calls in experts to examine EU migrants' role in UK
yesterday 17:25 Manchester United take Brazilian wonderkid on trial ahead of possible transfer
yesterday 17:25 Emil Forsberg speaks out after Manchester United transfer speculation
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today 09:33 Aberdeen skipper Graeme Shinnie's stunner flips the script ahead of Limassol return - Berry's big match verdict
today 09:33 Hamilton rower Josh Armstrong rises to seventh in world under-23 rankings
today 09:33 Hamilton boss Martin Canning promises changes for Stenhousemuir clash
today 09:33 Danger Staffy goes into rehab after biting dog and its owner
today 09:33 Hunt for missing Aberdeen woman who vanished from Seaton home
today 09:33 Mum-of-six who crippled Royal Marine while drink driving on school run became 'wracked by guilt' and killed herself
today 09:33 Mum-of-six who crippled Royal Marine while drink driving on school run became 'wracked by guilt' and killed herself
today 09:33 Concern grows for Edinburgh woman missing from upmarket Morningside area
today 09:24 This week in MoneyWeek: banks are back
today 09:24 Senate backs Russia sanctions, setting scene for EU clash
today 09:24 Back pain: Exercising this neglected body part with just two moves could relieve it
today 09:24 Access to cheap American produce willbenefit Britons, says TIM NEWARK
today 09:24 'Dangerous talk!’ Irish bid to push UK border to the sea after Brexit slated as ‘MADNESS’
today 09:24 It's a fixed point! Hammond says UK WILL leave single market & customs union by March 2019
today 09:24 This would 'FINISH Norther Ireland': Anger as Dublin demands Brexit SEA BORDER
today 09:24 'Are you sure he voted Remain?' Diane Abbott skewered over Jeremy Corbyn's Brexit stance
today 09:23 Juncker CANCELS Article 50 staff’s holiday as he hits out at UK’s decision to quit EU
today 09:21 REVEALED: Why this video cost John Terry and his wife £400,000
today 09:21 Alexis Sanchez and WAG in SIZZLING beach snaps as Arsenal exit looms
today 08:59 ‘The Jump’ Dropped By Channel 4 After 34 Celebs Suffer Injuries
today 08:59 This Is Where The UK's Border With Ireland Could Be After Brexit
today 08:51 How the Oval regained its shape: the famous cricket ground hosts its 100th Test
today 08:37 What time is Big Brother 2017 final tonight? Latest betting odds on favourite contestant to win prize money
today 08:37 Wayne Rooney was sharper than most predicted - but it was another Everton hero that ensured victory
today 08:37 Wayne Rooney was sharper than most predicted - but it was another Everton hero that ensured victory
today 08:37 Mum has wedding dress turned into baby burial gowns after losing her daughter at four days old
today 08:37 Mum has wedding dress turned into baby burial gowns after losing her daughter at four days old
today 08:37 Hero Muslim man brings down gang of Islamic thugs who went on spree attacking "white Christian" strangers
today 08:37 Hero Muslim man brings down gang of Islamic thugs who went on spree attacking "white Christian" strangers
today 08:37 War hero who lost both legs in Afghanistan no longer allowed treatment at English hospital because he's Scottish
today 08:37 War hero who lost both legs in Afghanistan no longer allowed treatment at English hospital because he's Scottish
today 08:37 Barcelona train crashes into platform during rush hour injuring dozens
today 08:37 Barcelona train crashes into platform during rush hour injuring dozens
today 08:27 Transfer news live as Celtic and Rangers plus rest of the Premiership plus the rest of Premiership build for the new season
today 08:27 Mongol Rally - Finding a Scottish football fan driving through the Turkish countryside
today 08:27 The Jump is FINALLY axed after four series - and 34 celebrity injuries
today 08:27 The Jump is FINALLY axed after four series - and 34 celebrity injuries
today 08:27 Girl, 3, who died after being used as 'black magic voodoo doll' was sexually abused and pierced with needles
today 08:17 France and Italy quarrel over shipyard and Libya
today 08:17 TENSIONS IN EUROPE: EU cracks show as Macron now takes on Italy in row over shipyard
today 08:17 Take back control: Brexit WILL mean an end to free movement, home office minister declares
today 08:17 POUND LIVE: Pound rises as Trump's healthcare reforms FAIL
today 08:17 Barcelona train crash: Scores injured as rush-hour service ploughs into station
today 08:15 Poker players beware: North Korea hacking gambling sites to fund NUKE programme
today 08:15 BREAKING: Train crash horror in Barcelona station at rush hour– 48 casualties
today 07:41 Barclays sets aside extra £700m for PPI
today 07:31 The towns and cities where property prices are rising faster than salaries - and the top spot might surprise you
today 07:31 The towns and cities where property prices are rising faster than salaries - and the top spot might surprise you
today 07:31 Chelsea boss Antonio Conte makes Renato Sanches enquiry with Bayern star keen for move away
today 07:31 Chelsea boss Antonio Conte makes Renato Sanches enquiry with Bayern star keen for move away