The fund is designed to reduce the short-term impacts of Brexit on struggling communities, although some argue it does not address wider issues
Study by UoM suggests Northern GPs more likely to prescribe opioids, in the latest indicator of regional socioeconomic divides
The #iweigh movement which is spreading across Instagram empowers people by encouraging positivity about life not just body image, Sam Brougham writes that it is crucial in the current climate of mental health.
New figures from the NUS show rising numbers of students choosing not to drink at university
New North-West transport plans include ‘MagLev’ or ‘hover trains’ that can cut Manchester to Liverpool train times from an hour to just seven minutes
Uproar as yet another Banksy original is removed in Liverpool
Contributer Kathryn Murray gives us a history lesson on the cotton industry in Manchester
But students “not responsible for increasing cost of alcohol misuse”
This June British National Party leader Nick Griffin is standing for the North West region in the European Parliament elections. Nick Renaud-Komiya investigates the history of this divisive political party and why many are drawn to their controversial policies.
New figures released by Public Health England have revealed that alcohol-related hospital admissions across areas in the North West of England have reached almost 180,00
The Mayor’s intervention comes as the policy continues to have serious effects for the North of England
UoM lecturer Dr Sarah Hall called for more BAME representation in the Northern Powerhouse at the Labour Party conference last week.
The University of Manchester has been ranked the 19th best in the country and second best in the North West of England
Data released by Universities UK shows 35,000 foreign students in the North West of England contribute nearly £1 billion to local economy
A recent report has shown that London’s economy is growing faster than that of any of the northern cities despite plans to create a ‘Northern Powerhouse’