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Trade an old coat for a free pint

To help an ever-growing population of homeless people, a pub in the city centre took initiative. The “Town Hall Tavern” will organise ...

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Exclusive: landlord blacklist group closes due to legal threat

A newly created Facebook group where students could review landlords has closed due to a legal threat, The Mancunion can reveal. Popular Facebook group "Fallowfield ...

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Manchester Christmas markets open

On the 10th of November, Manchester's Christmas markets officially opened, and will be here in the city for six weeks. Though there will be ...

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Trade an old coat for a free pint

Posted on Nov 20, 2017 1
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Exclusive: landlord blacklist group closes due to legal

Posted on Nov 17, 2017 2
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Manchester Christmas markets open

Posted on Nov 13, 2017 3
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Trade an old coat for a free pint

The Town Hall Tavern is giving away free pints to customers who bring old coats and sleeping bags to the pub

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Exclusive: landlord blacklist group closes due to legal threat

Students were able to use the group to give landlords a one to five star rating and contained a ‘landlord blacklist’ with a list of those who received bad reviews

Christmas Markets (Image: David Dixon @ Geograph)

Manchester Christmas markets open

The countdown to Christmas is on as Manchester opens its famous Christmas markets

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Manchester to host postgraduate study fair

The postgraduate fair is open to all University students and graduates but is ideally placed for Manchester students given it is taking place in the city

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Digital 16-25 railcard now available

Students can have their 16-26 Railcard on their mobile device, as well as the paper and plastic cards which can be bought online or at their local station

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New curation platform to help students organise work

Wakelet hope that students will no longer have to have “dozens of tabs open at a time” which they argue can make research “quite messy and disorganised”

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Lack of living wage makes young people poorer

Under-25s are losing out on thousands of pounds a year without the National Living Wage, new study finds

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Free IFS talk on whether rich pay enough tax

“If you care about who’s paying for our public services, you should come to our public talk on the 24th” said IFS Associate Director ahead of free public talk

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Green jobs suffer slow growth in Manchester

The Greater Manchester Combined Authority is determined to correct slow but steady job growth in green sectors

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UK’s largest meat supplier violates food safety standards

The University of Manchester calls for reassessment of the UK’s food system after a huge poultry meat company has been found repacking old meat

Northern Powerhouse Chatham House Phillip Hammond. Photo: Suzanne Plunkett @Flickr

Chancellor announces extra £400m investment in the ‘Northern Powerhouse’

Chancellor announces an extra £400m for the Northern Powerhouse aims to invigorate the Northern economy and improve infrastructure and transport links

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Transport workers strike across Manchester

Industrial action has caused rail and bus delays across the North West this week