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# greater-manchester - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

UK government urged to support areas facing restrictions after 'grubby, take-it-or-leave-it' deal for Manchester
# Tier 3
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# Tier 3

UK government urged to support areas facing restrictions after 'grubby, take-it-or-leave-it' deal for Manchester

Oct 21st 2020, 1:34 PM 14,337 Views 5 Comments

South Yorkshire will be the latest region to be put under Tier 3 of restrictions.

# greater-manchester - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Greater Manchester to face stringent restrictions after talks to reach support deal with Westminster fail
# Time Is Running Out
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# Time Is Running Out

Greater Manchester to face stringent restrictions after talks to reach support deal with Westminster fail

Updated Oct 20th 2020, 3:19 PM 35,255 Views 13 Comments

Regional leaders are locked into a battle with the government in Westminster as new restrictions loom.

# greater-manchester - Monday 19 October, 2020

Manchester restrictions row rumbles on as local leaders continue to resist calls for toughest measures
# Impasse
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# Impasse

Manchester restrictions row rumbles on as local leaders continue to resist calls for toughest measures

Oct 19th 2020, 10:58 AM 14,900 Views 25 Comments

The mayor of Greater Manchester has called on the House of Commons to vote to break the impasse.

# greater-manchester - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

Police in Manchester apologise to children abused 'in plain sight' by grooming gangs
# Greater Manchester
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# Greater Manchester

Police in Manchester apologise to children abused 'in plain sight' by grooming gangs

Jan 14th 2020, 10:09 PM 27,763 Views 58 Comments

Greater Manchester Police’s re-launched investigation has identified 53 potential victims.

# greater-manchester - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Investigation under way after fire which spread 'extremely rapidly' at student accommodation in UK
# Greater Manchester
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# Greater Manchester

Investigation under way after fire which spread 'extremely rapidly' at student accommodation in UK

Updated Nov 16th 2019, 1:52 PM 24,646 Views 4 Comments

Two people were injured in the fire, which was attended by 40 fire crews.

# greater-manchester - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Man leaves a bag full of drugs on a Manchester tram along with his name and address
# Bad Idea
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# Bad Idea

Man leaves a bag full of drugs on a Manchester tram along with his name and address

Jun 8th 2019, 2:58 PM 37,786 Views 41 Comments

Greater Manchester Police Trafford North said on Facebook a “poor individual” had forgotten his rucksack.

# greater-manchester - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Bolton man who dropped a three-year-old girl from a bridge jailed for 14 years
# Greater Manchester
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# Greater Manchester

Bolton man who dropped a three-year-old girl from a bridge jailed for 14 years

Jul 3rd 2018, 8:01 AM 37,947 Views 17 Comments

An officer at the scene removed the child from the water and carried her to safety.

# greater-manchester - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Major incident declared in Greater Manchester as moors fires rage for 4th day
# Saddleworth Moor
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# Saddleworth Moor

Major incident declared in Greater Manchester as moors fires rage for 4th day

Jun 27th 2018, 8:09 AM 11,902 Views 3 Comments

Emergency services continue to battle the blazes which began on Sunday.

# greater-manchester - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Two people (20s) charged with murder of three children in Manchester house fire
# Salford
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# Salford

Two people (20s) charged with murder of three children in Manchester house fire

Dec 13th 2017, 7:30 AM 11,657 Views 0 Comments

Seven people were in the house at the time of the fire on Monday.

# greater-manchester - Monday 11 December, 2017

Murder investigation launched after 3 children die in house fire
# Greater Manchester
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# Greater Manchester

Murder investigation launched after 3 children die in house fire

Dec 11th 2017, 6:03 PM 20,569 Views 2 Comments

A three-year-old girl is currently in a critical condition and a 35-year-old woman is currently in a serious condition in hospital.

# greater-manchester - Friday 3 February, 2017

Burglar caught and jailed after he gets stuck in bathroom window
# Manchester
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# Manchester

Burglar caught and jailed after he gets stuck in bathroom window

Feb 3rd 2017, 8:51 PM 24,528 Views 27 Comments

Sean Crawshaw was jailed for two-and-a-half years.

# greater-manchester - Sunday 31 July, 2016

12-year-old boy among those arrested over death of man in his 40s
# Greater Manchester
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# Greater Manchester

12-year-old boy among those arrested over death of man in his 40s

Jul 31st 2016, 2:22 PM 22,097 Views 15 Comments

The man was taken to hospital but died in the early hours of Thursday morning.

# greater-manchester - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Primary school asks parents not to smoke cannabis when dropping children off
# Greater Manchester
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# Greater Manchester

Primary school asks parents not to smoke cannabis when dropping children off

Feb 17th 2016, 11:02 AM 24,651 Views 45 Comments

Police are working with the school to crack down on the issue.

# greater-manchester - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Woman falls 60ft in John Lewis shop ... and lands on a bed
# Very Lucky
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# Very Lucky

Woman falls 60ft in John Lewis shop ... and lands on a bed

Feb 10th 2016, 8:38 AM 26,567 Views 25 Comments

The incident happened in the Greater Manchester area.

# greater-manchester - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

90-year-old woman dragged off street and raped in Manchester
# Shocking
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# Shocking

90-year-old woman dragged off street and raped in Manchester

Jun 25th 2014, 4:52 PM 34,872 Views 71 Comments

The attack happened at around 6.45am yesterday, when the victim left home to visit the local butchers.

# greater-manchester - Thursday 13 June, 2013

One-eyed murderer gets life for killing two officers and a father and son
# Greater Manchester
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# Greater Manchester

One-eyed murderer gets life for killing two officers and a father and son

Jun 13th 2013, 7:38 PM 11,399 Views 31 Comments

The Chief Constable labelled Cregan as the “scourge on our society”.

# greater-manchester - Monday 25 February, 2013

Two arrested for attempted murder after police injured in hit-and-run
# Manchester
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# Manchester

Two arrested for attempted murder after police injured in hit-and-run

Feb 25th 2013, 10:20 AM 4,301 Views 9 Comments

The two police officers pulled over a speeding car in Manchester – which reversed into them before driving off.

# greater-manchester - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Updated: Two police officers killed in Greater Manchester shooting
# Manchester
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# Manchester

Updated: Two police officers killed in Greater Manchester shooting

Sep 18th 2012, 4:01 PM 12,207 Views 50 Comments

Two unarmed female police officers have died after being shot during a “routine incident” in Tameside, Greater Manchester.

# greater-manchester - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Woman died after drinking vinegar in botched home abortion
# Tragic
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# Tragic

Woman died after drinking vinegar in botched home abortion

May 23rd 2012, 4:06 PM 12,773 Views 10 Comments

Pregnant mother-of-five Catherine Furey died after drinking industrial strength vinegar in a case which has only just come to light.

# greater-manchester - Tuesday 5 April, 2011

Teacher who called himself ‘The Salford Stallion’ and had sex with pupils is jailed
# Teacher
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# Teacher

Teacher who called himself ‘The Salford Stallion’ and had sex with pupils is jailed

Apr 5th 2011, 2:50 PM 3,521 Views 8 Comments

The deputy head of a secondary school in Manchester had sex with a number of pupils and was jailed for six years today.