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Manchester's sex toy spend hard to beat

Students from the University of Manchester are beating the rest of the country away in their purchasing of sex toys. Manchester University students spent ...

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Council to take action over affordable housing crisis

A complete absence of affordable housing in Manchester City Centre has brought forth questions about cost of living and gentrification in Manchester. A report by Greater ...

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Students call for public event with George Osborne

Students at the University of Manchester are calling for George Osborne to lead an open, public and free event before the end ...

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Manchester's sex toy spend hard to beat

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Council to take action over affordable housing crisis

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Students call for public event with George Osborne

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Manchester’s sex toy spend hard to beat

Ann Summers reveals students from the University of Manchester “know exactly what they’re looking for when they’re shopping for toys”

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Council to take action over affordable housing crisis

The council is launching “innovative housing schemes” to combat a trend of expensive building developments pricing out Mancunian residents from the city centre

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Students call for public event with George Osborne

The General Secretary of the Students’ Union also encouraged Theresa May to stop hiding in hotels

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Gender pay gap among Uber drivers

Drivers’ experience on the platform, preferences of where and when to work, and driving speed account for difference in pay

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Investigation: are bill splitting companies taking you for a ride?

We spoke to students and bill spilling company Glide to understand this development in the market

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Calls for Manchester United to pay Living Wage

Manchester United is facing growing pressure to pay all its staff the living wage

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Carillion collapse puts Fallowfield Campus development at risk

Fallowfield campus developments, including the proposed demolition of the Owens Park tower and Oak House, could be delayed

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Five Manchester professors make Queen’s New Year’s Honours List

Staff at the University have told The Mancunion that they are “utterly floored” and “incredibly honoured” to be recognised by the Queen for their hard work

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Cafe in Chorlton considers going cashless

Barbecue, a coffee shop on Wilbraham Road, is to stop accepting cash payments completely

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Weeknight curfew for Fallowfield bars

Manchester City Council planners are enforcing a 2am curfew on bars in Fallowfield popular with students, forcing Fallow Cafe to close early on weeknights

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Manchester University students defend Vice-Chancellor’s pay

Amidst ongoing debates over the pay of University leaders, students have defended Nancy Rothwell’s pay packet

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Students launch ‘boycott First’ campaign

First bus drivers at the Rusholme Depot are paid up to £5000 a year less than colleagues working at the First’s Queen’s Road base just five miles away