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New bridge constructed at Altrincham Interchange
Peter Cushing, TfGM's Metrolink director, inspects the new bridge that now runs over the tram lines at Altrincham Interchange A NEW steel bridge has been built at Altrincham Interchange, signalling a major milestone in the creation of the new modern transport hub.
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Trafford pair who 'mastermined' multi-million pound fraud scam jailed
Marshall Joseph, 55, of Hermitage Road, Hale and Alick Ute Kapikanya, 52, of Chatham Road, Stretford were jailed alongside five other people, on April 23. Following a 10-week trial at Manchester Crown Court, Kapikanya was sentenced to six years in prison and Joseph was sentenced to four years, six months.
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Star Wars-Themed Lighting - The X Wing Lamp by Benjamin Rice is Darkly Futuristic
The X Wing Lamp looks like something that would have come out of the 'TRON: Legacy' movie instead of 'Star Wars,' yet the shape of the light fixture is clearly inspired by the starfighter.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
MCC Theater Announces Their 2014-2015 Season
Karen and Steve are glamorous movie stars with one thing in common: desperation.
Trafford's Frank Sinatra gets set to serenade
'TRAFFORD'S Frank Sinatra' will be serenading listeners with a medley of American classics to raise funds for the Royal Greater Manchester Children's Hospital.
David Moyes statement after Man United firing
The Justice Department will begin considering clemency applications from nonviolent federal inmates who have already served 10 years or more in prison.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Manchester Crimewatch: Teen recruited juvenile for burglaries
His flight resulted in additional charges of resisting arrest and criminal trespass and a city violation of climbing fences.
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Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation , today announced that it has completed the acquisition of VIPA , one of the United Kingdom's leading and most profitable electronic cigarette companies, for a combination cash and stock in excess of $50 million.
Former soldier's trek in aid of those who helped him turn his life around
A FORMER soldier from Whitefield is set to face his biggest challenge in 20 years in an ambitious charity trek.
Michael Le Vell Completes Rehab Stay
British soap star Michael Le Vell has returned home after spending three weeks in a rehabilitation facility to deal with his personal problems.
Piano teacher 'manhandled at fracking protest because of her white hair'
A PIANO teacher from Prestwich claims she was manhandled by a policeman during an anti-fracking demonstration - because of her white hair.
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In this Friday July 5, 2013 file photo Manchester United's new manager David Moyes poses for pictures before a press conference at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
United we stand
THE Dane Bank terrace, an iconic part of Northwich Victoria's former homes, has been acquired by a rival football club.
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Proud Little Englander
British Sky Broadcasting's An Idiot Abroad is the latest attempt by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, the creators of the BBC's The Office, to find humor in humiliating and ridiculing their friend Karl Pilkington - this time by sending him around the world to "experience" other cultures.
Girl, 15, seriously ill with head injuries after she was hit by a car
Eye-witnesses say the 15-year-old was thrown into the air when she was hit by a car driven by an elderly man who lost control after he became unwell at the wheel.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Andrew Pierce: You pay more tax to end hunger, Churches told
Conservative MP John Redwood has turned the tables on the Church and the hundreds of clerics and 47 bishops who have demanded as part of an 'End Hunger Fast' campaign that the Government spend more money on welfare.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
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All change for bus timetables
THE brakes have been put on a number of bus services across Bolton as Transport for Greater Manchester look to save A 7.1 million over the next two years.
NEWToddler calls 999 to rumble own parents' cannabis farm
How many times must we stress don't let your children play with the phone? #NaughtyChild http://t.co/puOn5wGRLL - GMP Salford West April 16, 2014 Officers rushed to the address in Salford to investigate the 'emergency call' - but smelled the drug as they spoke to the occupants on the doorstep on Wednesday evening.
Taking Identity to the Guillotine with Yinka Shonibare MBE
Yinka Shonibare MBE, "Last Supper " , thirteen life-size mannequins, Dutch wax printed cotton, reproduction wood table and chairs, silver cutlery & vases, antique & reproduction glassware & tableware, fiberglass & resin food, 158 x 742 x 260 cm Yinka Shonibare MBE's decapitated mannequins in their vibrant batik fabric outfits cavort through a ... (more)
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Denver's Dangerous Theatre Previews Black Stockings, Now thru...
Denver's Dangerous Theatre will preview Peter McGarry's BLACK STOCKINGS for three weeks prior to taking it to the Orlando International Fringe Theatre Festival.