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Police searching for owner of bag which sparked a massive security alert on a bus in Salford

Police are continuing to search for the owner of a bag which was left on a bus sparking a massive security alert in Salford the wake of the London terror attack. The bag was left behind on a First bus service as it travelled along Bury Old Road, in Salfo

yesterday, 13:06 in Regional North West
 
Death of man in burning flat is being treated as suspicious

Death of man in burning flat is being treated as suspicious

The death of a man whose body found was found in a burning flat in Swinton is being treated as suspicious. Emergency services were called to reports of a fire at a block of flats on Berry Street in Clifton at around 12:35pm in the early hours of Tuesday.

yesterday, 13:06 in Regional North West
 

Homeless to get help and advice from former rough sleepers

The homeless in Salford are to get expert help - from those that have lived on the streets themselves. A new commission is to use the experience of those who have been homeless to work with the council and other organisations to identify what is required

yesterday, 13:06 in Regional North West
 
Cosmetic surgery boss avoids driving ban because 'she didn't know vodka was in breakfast orange juice'

Cosmetic surgery boss avoids driving ban because 'she didn't know vodka was in breakfast orange juice'

A businesswoman has escaped a road ban after telling court she drank orange juice for breakfast - not realising it contained vodka. Cosmetic surgery boss Michelle Butterworth, 37, was getting ready for work the morning after a farewell party to mark her

yesterday, 13:06 in Regional North West
 
'This is madness' - fury at decision to cut bus services across Greater Manchester

'This is madness' - fury at decision to cut bus services across Greater Manchester

Passengers and MPs, including Greater Manchester Mayor front runner Andy Burnham, have slammed bus service cuts across the region. A total of 20 services, many vital to commuters getting to work and patients travelling to hospital, are to be axed, reduce

yesterday, 13:06 in Regional North West
 
A group of convicted criminals have totally transformed a care home's overgrown garden

A group of convicted criminals have totally transformed a care home's overgrown garden

It’s not exactly the Lost Gardens of Heligan - but this back alley in Salford has undergone an amazing transformation. Grafting for three days, a group of offenders on the Community Payback scheme have shifted four tonnes of rubbish to reveal a backstree

Wednesday, 11:59 in Regional North West
 
It sat on L S Lowry's mantlepiece for years - now it is going under the hammer

It sat on L S Lowry's mantlepiece for years - now it is going under the hammer

L S Lowry adored it. It sat for a decade on his mantelpiece. It is a picture which captured a slice of 1960s life in Salford - a dog fight. The oil painting was by Lowry’s friend, Harold Riley. Now it is to go up for auction at Christie’s in London with

17 March 2017 in Regional North West
 
Two arrested after police release bizarre mannequin challenge footage

Two arrested after police release bizarre mannequin challenge footage

Police investigating a spate of smart phone robberies have arrested two suspects after releasing footage of a ‘mannequin challenge’. Officers found the clip on a stolen phone and released the footage in the hope of identifying those involved in the film.

17 March 2017 in Regional North West
 
Anaesthetists at 'inadequate' private hospital routinely left surgery to go and watch television

Anaesthetists at 'inadequate' private hospital routinely left surgery to go and watch television

The two most senior managers of a private hospital have been sacked after a damning report by inspectors revealed anaesthetists were routinely leaving theatre to eat and even watch TV . The Care Quality Commission has branded Oaklands Hospital, which tre

17 March 2017 in Regional North West
 
Grandad saved by pool team after suffering heart attack on his 13th length

Grandad saved by pool team after suffering heart attack on his 13th length

A grandad who suffered a heart attack after swimming his 13th length of a pool has paid thanks to the leisure team that saved his life. Jack Carter was just a third of the way into his daily 40-length swim at Irlam and Cadishead Leisure Centre when he be

17 March 2017 in Regional North West
 
Two rugby club owners are going to resolve their differences - with a punch-up

Two rugby club owners are going to resolve their differences - with a punch-up

Two Greater Manchester rugby league club owners will step into the ring for a charity boxing match later this year - and the fighting talk has already started. Outspoken Salford Red Devils owner Marwan Koukash announced he's set for a bout with Leigh Cen

17 March 2017 in Regional North West
 
Alcoholic who kicked poppy wreath is jailed after breaching city centre ban day after it came into force

Alcoholic who kicked poppy wreath is jailed after breaching city centre ban day after it came into force

An alcoholic who kicked a poppy wreath off a war memorial has now been jailed for breaching a city centre ban just one day after it came into force. Simon Colley, 40, avoided an immediate prison term last Thursday after he was hauled into court for the ‘

17 March 2017 in Regional North West
 
Salford fugitive arrested in Benidorm after police find him hiding near swimming pool

Salford fugitive arrested in Benidorm after police find him hiding near swimming pool

A fugitive from Salford has been arrested in Benidorm after a chase which ended near a swimming pool Gareth Bryan Edwards, 25, had been on the run for nearly a year when he was collared at the Spanish resort. Greater Manchester Police appealed for the pu

12 March 2017 in Regional North West
 


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