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Bomb scare as replica hand grenade is donated to Barnardo's charity shop in Ashton

Bomb scare as replica hand grenade is donated to Barnardo's charity shop in Ashton

The bomb squad were called in after a replica grenade left in a donation bag sparked an alert at a charity shop. The drama unfolded at the Barnardo’s branch on Ashton Retail Park at around 11am this morning (Wednesday). Staff were unpacking bags donated

yesterday, 18:33 in Regional North West
 
LIVE: Bomb squad called after reports of suspicious item at Barnardos

LIVE: Bomb squad called after reports of suspicious item at Barnardos

Bomb disposal officers have been called to a charity shop in Ashton after reports of a suspicious item. Officers were called to Barnardos at Ashton Retail Park at around 11am on Wednesday. Bomb disposal officers are on their way to the scene. Inspector P

yesterday, 13:12 in Regional North West
 

Watch: This is how a disabled man's mum had to carry him down stairs - because the care home lift wasn't...

This shocking video shows how a disabled man had to be CARRIED up and down two flights of stairs because of a broken lift in a care home - which wasn't fixed for more than a week. David Clayton was just one of those unable to leave his home, at Lomas Cou

Tuesday, 10:28 in Regional North West
 
Man dies after taking ecstasy known as 'pink champagne'

Man dies after taking ecstasy known as 'pink champagne'

A man has died in hospital after taking a potent new form of the drug MDMA. The 26-year-old man, from Rochdale, was rushed to hospital after taking the drug but later died. A total of 11 people have been taken to hospital after taking the drug, known loc

Monday, 14:32 in Regional North West
 
Revealed: Fire safety checks carried out on 420 tower blocks across Greater Manchester

Revealed: Fire safety checks carried out on 420 tower blocks across Greater Manchester

Fire safety checks are being carried out on 420 high rise blocks across Greater Manchester, the M.E.N can reveal. Of those about 175 are operated by housing associations or management companies on behalf of local authorities. Social housing providers are

Friday, 15:59 in Regional North West
 
'I just want my baby back' - Couple's desperate plea after puppy is snatched by armed robbers

'I just want my baby back' - Couple's desperate plea after puppy is snatched by armed robbers

A couple whose nine-week-old puppy was stolen from their home by knife-wielding thugs are appealing for their ‘baby’ to be returned. Karla Lockwood and Logan Roberts were woken when three masked men kicked in their door and began ransacking their house i

21 June 2017 in Regional North West
 
Police remain at house where stash of guns, ammunition and 'explosive device' found

Police remain at house where stash of guns, ammunition and 'explosive device' found

A house in Tameside raided by police remains cordoned off after a stash of guns and possible explosives were discovered. Officers forced entry to the house on Newton Hall Road in Hyde and said they found ‘a large number of guns, ammunition’ - and what is

20 June 2017 in Regional North West
 
Stash of guns and 'explosive device' discovered after a raid at a house in Hyde

Stash of guns and 'explosive device' discovered after a raid at a house in Hyde

A stash of guns and an ‘explosive device’ were discovered by police who raided a house in Hyde. Officers swooped on the property on Monday morning and remained at the scene, on Newton Hall Road, through the day. Bomb disposal officers were also called. G

20 June 2017 in Regional North West
 
Two women jailed after brutally torturing pensioner for FOUR hours as they drank his booze

Two women jailed after brutally torturing pensioner for FOUR hours as they drank his booze

Two women broke into an elderly man’s house and brutally tortured him for FOUR hours as they drank his booze. Megan Stafford and Amy Squires kicked, stabbed and tried to suffocate their terrified 78-year-old victim with a plastic bag during a nightmare o

19 June 2017 in Regional North West
 

Up to 60 per cent fail the UK Citizenship Test in Greater Manchester - could you pass it?

More than half of the people taking the British citizenship test in Oldham failed last year - one of the highest proportions in the country. Exclusive figures obtained under Freedom of Information laws show a total of 552 people took the test in Oldham i

17 June 2017 in Regional North West
 
These are the parks in Manchester where you can get your barbecue sizzling (legally!)

These are the parks in Manchester where you can get your barbecue sizzling (legally!)

Greater Manchester is basking in glorious sunshine this weekend - and lots of people will be thinking about cracking out the barbecue. But can you take a barbecue to your local park? Temperatures are set to reach 30C, with plenty of sunshine throughout S

17 June 2017 in Regional North West
 
The 'professional burglar' with a taste for other people's cars ... and his accomplice who was caught in a sewer

The 'professional burglar' with a taste for other people's cars ... and his accomplice who was caught in a...

A 'professional burglar' ransacked family homes across Greater Manchester in a £150,000 spree. Samuel Irving Hunter helped himself to luxury cars, wedding rings and memory sticks containing irreplaceable photographs in a series of break-ins. Targeting ho

16 June 2017 in Regional North West
 
Striking image shows vast stretch of moorland left scarred by blaze near Carrbrook

Striking image shows vast stretch of moorland left scarred by blaze near Carrbrook

This image shows damage to a vast stretch of moorland in Tameside following a huge blaze. The fire spread four-acres on land near Carrbrook in Stalybridge on Wednesday night. The aerial photograph, taken by Manchester Fire and Rescue Service, shows how t

14 June 2017 in Regional North West
 
Vincent Kompany pays surprise visit to fan injured in Manchester Arena attack

Vincent Kompany pays surprise visit to fan injured in Manchester Arena attack

A little girl seriously injured in the Manchester Arena attack was paid a special visit at her home by Manchester City star Vincent Kompany and his wife. Jaden Farrell-Mann, 10, who was seriously injured in the bombing on May 22 , was surprised by the Bl

14 June 2017 in Regional North West
 
Predator who lured missing teenage girl into his car and sexually exploited her is jailed

Predator who lured missing teenage girl into his car and sexually exploited her is jailed

A predator who lured a teenage girl into his car before taking her home and sexually exploiting her has been jailed. Kyle Lees also took indecent images of the underage girl, who was missing from home at the time. The 29-year-old first spotted the youngs

13 June 2017 in Regional North West
 


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