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Body Found Burning In Skip Wagon 'Not…University Of Manchester Top 30 In The…Devo-Max For A Tax-Raising Manchester?£3.1bn College Economy Boost

Body Found Burning In Skip Wagon 'Not Suspicious'

Firefighters discovered the body burning in a rubbish skip by the Apollo on Monday

University Of Manchester Top 30 In The World... Again

University one of sixteen UK institutions in the global top 100

Devo-Max For A Tax-Raising Manchester?

Scottish debate makes case for Manchester to have its own tax raising powers

£3.1bn College Economy Boost

5.1% of the area's total economic output provided by ten Greater Manchester colleges
Body Found Burning In Skip Wagon 'Not Suspicious'Body Found Burning In Skip Wagon 'Not Suspicious'Firefighters discovered the body burning in a rubbish skip by the Apollo on Monday
University Of Manchester Top 30 In The World... AgainUniversity Of Manchester Top 30 In The World... AgainUniversity one of sixteen UK institutions in the global top 100
Devo-Max For A Tax-Raising Manchester?Devo-Max For A Tax-Raising Manchester?Scottish debate makes case for Manchester to have its own tax raising powers
£3.1bn College Economy Boost£3.1bn College Economy Boost5.1% of the area's total economic output provided by ten Greater Manchester colleges
Phones4u Arena Remains Despite AdministrationPhones4u Arena Remains Despite AdministrationNo impact on arena events as Britain's second biggest mobile phone retailer collapses
George Osborne Confirms New £60m MCR Graphene CentreGeorge Osborne Confirms New £60m MCR Graphene CentreUniversity to build new Engineering Innovation Centre for the world's 'miracle material'
60 Dogs Dead After Dogs' Home Blaze60 Dogs Dead After Dogs' Home BlazeFirefighters save more than 150 dogs as 15-year-old is arrested
20mph Limits For Half Of MCR20mph Limits For Half Of MCR46% of city's total area will be covered by 20mph speed limits under new plans
Plucky Pensioner Fights Off Armed RobbersPlucky Pensioner Fights Off Armed Robbers71-year-old Heywood barman fends off three armed robbers
Cenotaph Relocation CompleteCenotaph Relocation CompleteSt Peter's Square cenotaph moved 100m away to 'superior setting' as part of space rethink
Manchester: The Scottish Link We Mustn't BreakManchester: The Scottish Link We Mustn't BreakJonathan Schofield, the Scots, Manchester, and sticking together
SOLD: Lowry Hotel 'Lacked International Business'SOLD: Lowry Hotel 'Lacked International Business'City's first five-star hotel changes hands for around £40m
Incredibly Rare 1,500-Year-Old John Rylands DiscoveryIncredibly Rare 1,500-Year-Old John Rylands DiscoveryRediscovered 'Christian good-luck charm' is first to refer to the Last Supper
Thinking About Adopting A Child?Thinking About Adopting A Child?Salford is seeking adopters – and not just from Salford
Giggs And Neville's City Centre PlansGiggs And Neville's City Centre PlansFootballers turned property developers team up with council to reimagine Bootle Street And Jackson's Row
Parklife Murder: New Images ReleasedParklife Murder: New Images ReleasedPolice release images of five new witnesses in hunt for Robert Hart's killer
Boaters At Breaking Point Following Suspected ArsonBoaters At Breaking Point Following Suspected ArsonDavid Blake on the continued lawlessness facing New Islington boaters
25-Year Employee Skims £100k, Man Jailed For Murdering Ex25-Year Employee Skims £100k, Man Jailed For…Reports and updates from Greater Manchester Police: 25-31 August
Pride 2014: Best SnapsPride 2014: Best SnapsA collection of the best shots from this year's LGBT celebration
'Kidnapped' Man Was On A Boozy Bender'Kidnapped' Man Was On A Boozy BenderPolice launch manhunt only to find missing man partying in Bolton
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
Deansgate KO, Robbers Attack Cancer Victim, Man Critical After RaveDeansgate KO, Robbers Attack Cancer Victim, Man Critical…Reports 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

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