Mystery surrounds mill fire

THE CAUSE of a fire that saw a Millbrook mill demolished remains undisclosed, despite being treated as arson. The derelict structure on Grove Road, which…

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Huge emergency response brings fire at Denton unit under control

A HUGE blaze in Denton that sent smoke billowing across the area has been brought under control. Firefighters worked through the night after a three-storey…

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Evacuation procedures in place as fire rages in Denton

GREATER Manchester Fire and Rescue Service remain at the scene of a huge fire in Tameside. There are currently 25 fire appliances at the scene…

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Serious collision closes major road in Ashton and halts Metrolink services

EMERGENCY services are in attendance along with engineers following a collision between a van and a tram on Lord Sheldon Way in Ashton.  Shortly after…

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GMP’s message to drivers and passengers: Drink or Drug Driving – Never a Good Mix

GREATER Manchester Police, alongside Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service (GMFRS) and the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS), has launched this year’s drink/drug driving campaign…

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‘Stay away’ plea as fire crews attend blaze at Dovestone Reservoir

Firefighters are in attendance at Dovestone Reservoir after a blaze broke out at the Saddleworth beauty spot this afternoon. (Tuesday) The public is asked to…

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