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Police Slap Restrictions On King Street…Bodies Removed In Archaelogical…Baby Mammoth Comes To MCR MuseumManchester Statues Come Alive

Police Slap Restrictions On King Street Protesters

Only ten protesters allowed in 'designated protest area' at city centre Gaza demonstration

Bodies Removed In Archaelogical Metrolink Project

Work begins on the sensitive removal of bodies from the new 2CC route

Baby Mammoth Comes To MCR Museum

Part of the UK's first exhibition on Siberia

Manchester Statues Come Alive

Sing London gives a voice to some of Manchester's most recognisable statues
Police Slap Restrictions On King Street ProtestersPolice Slap Restrictions On King Street ProtestersOnly ten protesters allowed in 'designated protest area' at city centre Gaza demonstration
Bodies Removed In Archaelogical Metrolink ProjectBodies Removed In Archaelogical Metrolink ProjectWork begins on the sensitive removal of bodies from the new 2CC route
Baby Mammoth Comes To MCR MuseumBaby Mammoth Comes To MCR MuseumPart of the UK's first exhibition on Siberia
Manchester Statues Come AliveManchester Statues Come AliveSing London gives a voice to some of Manchester's most recognisable statues
The Pansy Project: A Response To HomophobiaThe Pansy Project: A Response To HomophobiaIn the build up to Pride, artist Paul Harfleet explains the MCR homophobia that inspired his decade-old project
Robbers Attack Cancer Victim, Man Critical After RaveRobbers Attack Cancer Victim, Man Critical After RaveReports and updates from Greater Manchester Police: 18-24 August
Where There's Blame, There's A FineWhere There's Blame, There's A FineMr Compensator finds itself on the other side of a fine
Glasgow Joins MCR and Liverpool In Core CitiesGlasgow Joins MCR and Liverpool In Core CitiesWe have more in common with English cities admits Council Leader
Peterloo Massacre: In The Library And On TourPeterloo Massacre: In The Library And On TourManchester Central Library will open up its archives and a wreath is to be laid on Peter Street
Bye Bye To 'The Street'Bye Bye To 'The Street'Confidential has another whinge as new development plans reveal no room for former Coronation Street set
Quay House Coming Down In OctoberQuay House Coming Down In OctoberConfidential's former Spinningfields HQ making way for nineteen storey tower
GMP Chief Facing Criminal ProbeGMP Chief Facing Criminal ProbeSir Peter Fahy handed gross misconduct notice over 'poorly-handled' child sex abuse investigation
Gorton's £10.6m Space ProjectGorton's £10.6m Space ProjectJill Burdett speaks to Sue Woodward, Project Director of the Space and Sharp Projects
New Deansgate-Castlefield Metrolink Designs UnveiledNew Deansgate-Castlefield Metrolink Designs UnveiledNew platform to open from 26 August as part of Second City Crossing route
Who Has The Freedom Of MCR?Who Has The Freedom Of MCR?A comprehensive list of all recipients of the city’s highest honour
MCR Police Reports: 11-17 AugustMCR Police Reports: 11-17 AugustCare home abuse arrest, man given CRASBO, Clayton Vale rape, Police officer charged, man poses as Premiership footballer
MCR Charities Collect Queen's AwardMCR Charities Collect Queen's AwardMustard Tree and Wood Street Mission honoured with equivalent of MBE for volunteers
Sir Leese: 'MCR Is Full - We Need 4,000 New Homes A Year'Sir Leese: 'MCR Is Full - We Need 4,000 New Homes A Year'Council leader says lack of housing will hinder the city's economic growth
28-Storey Axis Tower Planned For Albion Street28-Storey Axis Tower Planned For Albion Street172 new apartments for the city centre by autumn 2016
MCR City Centre Gets Wider WiFi NetworkMCR City Centre Gets Wider WiFi NetworkThe city centre now has the second largest Wifi network in the country
Protesters Protest ProtestersProtesters Protest ProtestersH&M, Schuh and Boodles employees protest disruption to their stores
Granada Studios Site: What's Next?Granada Studios Site: What's Next?Developer Allied London unveils plans for 'St John's Quarter', the £26.5m former ITV site
Murrays' Mills To Kick-Off Rampant Home BuildingMurrays' Mills To Kick-Off Rampant Home BuildingThe first of 6000 new homes set for Grade II listed former cotton mills
One North: Region’s Cities Come Together At LastOne North: Region’s Cities Come Together At LastA head of steam is building for West to East hook-up
Ancoats Dispensary BreakthroughAncoats Dispensary BreakthroughJill Burdett reveals the £777,000 grant determined campaigners have won
MCR Police Reports: 4-10 AugustMCR Police Reports: 4-10 August10 youths go on Ancoats rampage, 108 fugitives arrested, airport drama and appeal after Heaton Park rape
RAF Jet Escorts Plane In To MCR AirportRAF Jet Escorts Plane In To MCR AirportMan has been arrested for making a hoax bomb threat on board Qatar Airways flight QR23
Timber Wharf Part Five: The Good NewsTimber Wharf Part Five: The Good NewsNHBC agrees to contribute £700k towards £1m cost of roof repairs
Sir Peter Fahy: Response To King Street ProtestsSir Peter Fahy: Response To King Street ProtestsChief Constable on the pro-Israeli pro-Palestinian clashes outside Kedem
Gold Standards For MCR Urban GardeningGold Standards For MCR Urban GardeningWinners of the first ever Dig the City Gardening awards announced
The Best Care: 'Healthier Together' Fights BackThe Best Care: 'Healthier Together' Fights BackLeila Williams responds to Graham Stringer's criticism
Stirling Prize: Manchester v LiverpoolStirling Prize: Manchester v LiverpoolPhil Griffin and two excellent NW nominations
Manchester Sentry: The Defining MCR WW1 MemorialManchester Sentry: The Defining MCR WW1 MemorialJonathan Schofield admires courage, 100 years on, in the unlikely Britannia Hotel
Work To Start In Albert Square For New Metrolink LineWork To Start In Albert Square For New Metrolink LineTemporary disruption as new tramway is installed
MCR Bids To Be ‘City Of Football’MCR Bids To Be ‘City Of Football’MCR vs Nottingham and Portsmouth to become first ever ‘City of Football’
Glazers To Raise £90m Selling 8m United SharesGlazers To Raise £90m Selling 8m United SharesBut don't get too excited, they'll still own more than 80%
55,000 New Homes By 2027 For Manchester55,000 New Homes By 2027 For ManchesterAmbitious partnership, Manchester Place, aims high
NHS 'Healthier Together' Consultation Is A Total ShamNHS 'Healthier Together' Consultation Is A Total ShamGraham Stringer MP regrets £4m of incompetence
£230k Free-To-Use Electric Buses For City Centre£230k Free-To-Use Electric Buses For City CentreMetroshuttle service welcomes three new zero-emission buses to twenty-strong fleet

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Anonymous

Bodies? Peter Cushing? Eh?

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Anonymous

I believe Leese and his associates are fully behind the idea.

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James Smith

Oh well, the planned Norman Foster Hong Kong inspired building never happened, nor the hugely…

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I have been a tenant of Guinness Northern Counties since the late 90s and when I really needed them…

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