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A ride on the Magic Bus will now cost £1.50 [Photo: Wikimedia Commons]

Magic Bus fare raised to £1.50

Stagecoach Manchester have announced a fare increase across their services, including a 50% price increase for the Magic Bus. Magic Buses were introduced ...

Students react to the triggering of Article 50

Students react to the triggering of Article 50

Prime Minister Theresa May has announced she will formally trigger Article 50 — the formal process under the Treaty of Lisbon for ...

Photo: Ollie Potter

Manchester stands in solidarity with London in Town Hall vigil

A vigil took place at 6pm on Thursday night at Manchester Town Hall to show solidarity with London, following the terror attacks ...

A ride on the Magic Bus will now cost £1.50 [Photo: Wikimedia Commons]

Magic Bus fare raised to £1.50

Posted on Mar 24, 2017 1
Students react to the triggering of Article 50

Students react to the triggering of Article 50

Posted on Mar 24, 2017 2
Photo: Ollie Potter

Manchester stands in solidarity with London in Town

Posted on Mar 24, 2017 3
A ride on the Magic Bus will now cost £1.50 [Photo: Wikimedia Commons]

Magic Bus fare raised to £1.50

The Magic Bus fare, famously priced at £1, will now cost £1.50 — a price hike of 50 per cent that could see them priced out of the lucrative student bus travel market

Photo: peter_from_wellington @Flickr

Students react to the triggering of Article 50

As Theresa May announces plans for the implementation of Article 50, Manchester students voice their opinions on what it means and how it will affect them

Photo: Ollie Potter

Manchester stands in solidarity with London in Town Hall vigil

The Lord Mayor of Manchester led a vigil and a minute of silence on Thursday to honour the victims of Wednesday’s Westminster attack

Victims of sexual assault must provide proof of their extenuating circumstances [Photo: track42 on Flickr]

Only four UK universities see sexual assault as ‘mitigating circumstances’

The majority of universities in the UK do not explicitly state that being the victim of a sexual assault is an extenuating circumstance for exams

Afzal Khan, currently an MEP, will stand for Labour at the Gorton by-election [Photo: Wikimedia Commons]

Afzal Khan selected as Labour candidate for Gorton

Afzal Khan, the MEP for the North West and former Lord Mayor of Manchester, has been chosen to represent the Labour Party at the Gorton by-election

Photo: BDS Campaign University of Manchester

Students face disciplinary action after banner drop

Two students are facing disciplinary hearings after they hung a banner from the roof of a University building

Photo: havoc @Flickr

Academics plea for the government to protect EU citizen’s rights

The heads of thirty-five Oxford University colleges issue a letter warning of the huge impact on academia if thousands of EU staff leave UK universities

Photo: kkleinrn @ Flickr

33,062 no-shows for NHS appointments

Central Manchester University Hospitals have seen over an estimated £3,570,696 lost to missed appointments in the past three months alone

Photo: Matt Wynne

Burnham announces Graduate Retention Plan

The Labour Mayoral election candidate announced the key student policy at his manifesto launch

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Withington hero who saved children from fire faces deportation

A Withington resident of 15 years who saved two children from his burning neighbour’s home faces being sent back to Zimbabwe following his asylum rejection by the Home Office

Photo: SICK! Festival

SICK! Festival brings life to Manchester

Manchester is made to feel a little better with a full schedule of SICK! events, and we’re here to give you a little preview of what’s to come this month

Photo: rui-duarte @Flickr

Concerns grow over increasing homeless youth

Fears of increased homelessness and exploitation among young people as the government moves ahead with plans to end housing support payments for under 21s