Reaction to the news has been mixed, with the university praising Osborne's dedication to the Northern Powerhouse and its growing economy, while critics have questioned the ex-Chancellor's credentials
- » TEF awards: Bronze, Silver, Gold, or fraud?
— The University of Manchester Students' Union's Education Officer Emma Atkins considers the impact of the recent TEF awards, and questions the role of TEF in the intricate, diverse world of higher education
- » Controversial TEF rankings shake up Higher Education hierarchies
— The release of the controversial Teaching Excellence Framework's results shocked many, with only eight Russell Group universities receiving gold, although many have questioned the rankings' validity
- » Apply to join the 2017/18 Editorial Team
— Apply before the 4th of July to join our 2017/18 Editorial Team!
- » Interview: Chadden Hunter
— Science & Technology Editor, Georgie Hines, sits down with Planet Earth II producer Chadden Hunter to discuss conservation, the challenges of nature filmmaking, and what’s in store next
- » ‘Hey Nancy, leave teachers alone!’
— Students and staff join force in a music-led protest against the 171 impending job cuts at the University of Manchester
- » Students evacuated from homes as massive police investigation takes place in Rusholme
— Students and residents have been evacuated from their homes and shops and businesses are closed as a 100-metre cordon is put in place around a suspicious vehicle in Rusholme, following last week's terror attack in Manchester
Here's a brief look back to the history of this special meeting, and in the present day, it's advantage Red Rose as Lancashire face Yorkshire in county cricket
- » Manchester City 3-1 West Brom: Zabaleta says farewell to Manchester
— After 333 games for the Blues, Pablo Zabaleta said his farewells to the City fans, as they ran-out 3-0 winners at The Etihad
- » Manchester City 2-1 Leicester City: Riyad Mahrez spares City’s blushes
— In a game filled with controversy, Manchester City defeated Leicester City at the Etihad Stadium and set their sights on the Champions League Qualification spots
- » The Legend of Thierry Henry
— Thierry Henry is one of the greatest footballers the world has seen, so we take a brief look at his history
- » Marco Silva – The New Pochettino?
— Is Silva on course to emulate Mauricio Pochettino?
- » Incredible Isco – Real Madrid are a better team without Gareth Bale
— Bale's place in Zidane's team is under threat, as Isco shines
- » Kevin de Bruyne masterclass: Manchester City 5-0 Crystal Palace
— Manchester City needed a big performance with Sergio Aguero injured and poor form, but the Blues turned-up with a brilliant display
The British people keep calling the government’s bluff, so why are they still going all-in?
- » Manchester attacks: “I am writing this as a Muslim, a woman, a mother”
- » Manchester attack: He called this city home, too
- » The Sikh Kirpan and Italy: Religious freedom or a threat to security?
- » That baby was not born holding a coil: stop sharing fake news
We met with Green Party candidate for Withington, Laura Bannister, as part of our series of interviews with local candidates before the general election on June 8th
- » Interview: Liberal Democrat candidate – John Leech
- » Interview: Conservative candidate Shaden Jaradat
- » Interview: Women’s Equality Party – Sally Carr
- » Interview: George Galloway
Summer funds running low? Then we've found the perfect night out for you! Get yourself down to the Restaurant Bar & Grill, Manchester on Wednesday 26th July for aperitivo hour with an Aperol and Italian tapas
- » Review: Grand Pacific
- » Review: The Wharf
- » Review: Double Zero “00” Neapolitan Pizza