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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Mayor Andy Burnham proposes freeze on council tax Mayoral precept

MAYOR of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham has announced his proposal to freeze the Mayoral General Precept for the financial year 2021/22. If accepted, the proposal will mean, when residents…

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Northern to introduce new timetables for essential travel only

Northern is to introduce amended timetables from Monday (18 May) to continue to help key workers and those making essential journeys get where they need…

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Police appeal for the public’s help to trace family of a man from Gorton

Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace family of a man from Gorton. James Bennett, age 88, passed away at Gorton Parks Care…

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Visits to care homes restricted in a bid to stave off threat of coronavirus

VISITS to care homes have been restricted in a bid to stave off the threat of coronavirus. And HC-One, which operates Millbrook Care Home and…

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Get snapping for competition to change how older people are represented

CREATIVE photographers of all ages are invited to take part in a competition to help change the way older people are represented in the media.…

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Tameside man diagnosed with coronavirus dies

A TAMESIDE man who was diagnosed with the coronavirus has died. The unknown victim, who was in his 80s and had underlying health conditions, passed…

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