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Manchester Evening News
Ancoats murder probe, M6 traffic chaos, Labour in crisiswere turned upside down. When the River Irwell broke its banks on Boxing Day re
Ancoats murder probe, M6 traffic chaos, Labour in crisis
Manchester Evening News / Posted an hour ago
were turned upside down. When the River Irwell broke its banks on Boxing Day residents in Rochdale, Bury, Manchester, Salford and Radcliffe watched in horror as swirling water brought sewage and foul debris into their homes. Kitchens, cars,... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Why Salford comic Jason Manford LOVED Adele's barnstorming Glastonbury 2016 setSalford comic Jason Manford voiced his love for Adele during her triumphant Gla
Why Salford comic Jason Manford LOVED Adele's barnstorming Glastonbury 2016 set
Manchester Evening News / Posted 4 hours ago
Salford comic Jason Manford voiced his love for Adele during her triumphant Glastonbury set. Adele was hailed the Queen of Glasto with a barnstorming performance on the famous Pyramid stage which saw the 160,000 strong audience and viewers watching... Read more
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BBC News
Wimbledon 2016: Can Garbine Muguruza be the new face of women's tennis?at this very delicate stage in her career."'Femininity' According to Simon Cha
Wimbledon 2016: Can Garbine Muguruza be the new face of women's tennis?
BBC News / Posted 13 hours ago
at this very delicate stage in her career."'Femininity' According to Simon Chadwick, professor of sports enterprise at Salford University, women's tennis has a vacancy for a "new leading brand", one that he says Muguruza, the number two seed at... Read more
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give me sport
Super League Round 2 Review| GiveMeSport Football News Only two weeks in to the new Super League season
Super League Round 2 Review
give me sport / Posted 14 hours ago
| GiveMeSport Football News Only two weeks in to the new Super League season and there were a handful of shocks with Salford, Widnes and Hull FC picking up not just surprising wins, but big wins in the wider context of the league. It began... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Do these pictures of a ghostly white shape prove that Ordsall Hall IS haunted?with commentators claiming the images show a ‘strand’ - a ‘spirit’s energy as i
Do these pictures of a ghostly white shape prove that Ordsall Hall IS haunted?
Manchester Evening News / Posted 17 hours ago
with commentators claiming the images show a ‘strand’ - a ‘spirit’s energy as it begins to manifest’. Dan Stribling from Salford Community Leisure, which operate the hall, said the snaps appear to prove that things do go bump in the night He... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Joy for Malins, Singleton and Walker as England are crowned World Championsand Joe Marchant with one each for Callum Chick and Huw Taylor gave them a ????
Joy for Malins, Singleton and Walker as England are crowned World Champions
Herts Advertiser / Posted 19 hours ago
and Joe Marchant with one each for Callum Chick and Huw Taylor gave them a ???????????? win at the AJ Bell Stadium in Salford. Make no bones about it. There are plenty in this squad who will go on to play for the senior side in World Cups and... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
10 celebrities you never knew were from WarringtonHolt in Hollyoaks Crossing the Line A familiar face on TV, Warren Brown was bo
10 celebrities you never knew were from Warrington
Liverpool Echo / Posted 22 hours ago
Holt in Hollyoaks Crossing the Line A familiar face on TV, Warren Brown was born in Warrington in 1978. He studied at Salford University, but didn’t turn to acting until the age of 27. Brown’s breakthrough performances came in Shameless and... Read more
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Bolton News
Bolton singer's single to benefit children's charitywho has suffered from hearing loss since birth, is currently studying for an MA
Bolton singer's single to benefit children's charity
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
who has suffered from hearing loss since birth, is currently studying for an MA in music composition at the University of Salford and is professionally trained in piano, guitar and cello. He self-releases his debut EP, In The face Of It All, in... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Halton vocational students' achievements celebrated at end of year awardsthroughout his time at Cronton, even after suffering a broken leg during his st
Halton vocational students' achievements celebrated at end of year awards
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
throughout his time at Cronton, even after suffering a broken leg during his studies, and has accepted a place at Salford University to study aircraft engineering and pilot studies. Overall Student Of The Year at Kingsway in Widnes went... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
EU REFERENDUM REACTION: East Lancashire's bloody nose for the political establishmenton another impressive turnout, of 75.33 per cent, giving Leave a 56.8 per cent
EU REFERENDUM REACTION: East Lancashire's bloody nose for the political establishment
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
on another impressive turnout, of 75.33 per cent, giving Leave a 56.8 per cent win. Similar votes were also recorded for Leave in Preston, Blackpool, Lancaster, Salford and Warrington in the north west. All 12 boroughs in Lancashire voted to Le... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norfolk pair hoping to guide England to World Under-20 final gloryhave helped steer the Red Rose to the final of the World Under-20 Championship
Norfolk pair hoping to guide England to World Under-20 final glory
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted yesterday
have helped steer the Red Rose to the final of the World Under-20 Championship – and both will be at the AJ Bell Stadium in Salford when the men in white lock horns against Ireland at 7pm – Evans starting with West on the bench. Evans has started... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Grand opening of faith school’s £750k add-onschool has been officially opened. The work at St Joseph’s RC Primary School i
Grand opening of faith school’s £750k add-on
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
school has been officially opened. The work at St Joseph’s RC Primary School in Hurst Green was opened by The Bishop of Salford, the Rt Rev John Arnold, and was designed by architectural and planning consultancy Cassidy + Ashton. The project... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norfolk pair hoping to guide England to World Under-20 final gloryhave helped steer the Red Rose to the final of the World Under-20 Championship
Norfolk pair hoping to guide England to World Under-20 final glory
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
have helped steer the Red Rose to the final of the World Under-20 Championship – and both will be at the AJ Bell Stadium in Salford when the men in white lock horns against Ireland at 7pm – Evans starting with West on the bench. Evans has started... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ U20s hoping to end with a flourish20 Championship with a flourish, and a fifth place finish, tomorrow morning aga
NZ U20s hoping to end with a flourish
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
20 Championship with a flourish, and a fifth place finish, tomorrow morning against their trans-Tasman rivals Australia in Salford. Head coach Scott Robertson, along with his assistants Craig Philpott and Willie Rickards, has made three changes to... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Jail for vigilante thugs who battered dad with hammer as horrified children watched onof two charges of wounding with intent and two assaults causing actual bodily h
Jail for vigilante thugs who battered dad with hammer as horrified children watched on
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
of two charges of wounding with intent and two assaults causing actual bodily harm. Denise Wilson, 54, of Godfrey Road, Salford, was given an 18-month sentence, suspended for two years, with 200 hours unpaid work, for two assaults causing actual... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Salford stabbing attack victim named as Leevon Birchall, previously linked to gang activity by GMPpeople in Greater Manchester to be made subject to a criminal Asbo in 2012, an
Salford stabbing attack victim named as Leevon Birchall, previously linked to gang activity by GMP
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
people in Greater Manchester to be made subject to a criminal Asbo in 2012, an injunction banning them him from parts of Salford. Along with two other men, he was also barred from communicating with alleged associates as part of Project Gulf,... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Why the Queen isn't keen on fruit cake explains Bake Off winner Nadiya HussainBBC1 baking contest last year, spoke of her pride in the royal creation when sh
Why the Queen isn't keen on fruit cake explains Bake Off winner Nadiya Hussain
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
BBC1 baking contest last year, spoke of her pride in the royal creation when she visited the Lowry Outlet Food Festival in Salford. Nadiya revealed that she was contacted by Buckingham Palace to ask if she was willing to take on the task of baking... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Delays after two crashes on M60are just coming in of an horrific incident in which a man was stabbed more than
Delays after two crashes on M60
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
are just coming in of an horrific incident in which a man was stabbed more than 20 times in a vicious street attack in Salford last night, The victim, aged 23, was walking through Pendleton at 11.15pm when three masked men jumped from a passing... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
University bosses say they'll weather Brexit storm after EU Leave vote they 'didn't want or expect'to work with our partners to seek assurances and influence future policy.”Profe
University bosses say they'll weather Brexit storm after EU Leave vote they 'didn't want or expect'
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
to work with our partners to seek assurances and influence future policy.”Professor Helen Marshall, the University of Salford's vice-chancellor In an email to staff, Manchester Metropolitan University Vice-Chancellor Professor Malcolm Press... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland among 20 UK areas with lowest voter turnoutAyrshire 62.91 (remain) Dundee City 62.92 (remain) Kingston upon Hull, City o
Northern Ireland among 20 UK areas with lowest voter turnout
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Ayrshire 62.91 (remain) Dundee City 62.92 (remain) Kingston upon Hull, City of 62.94 (leave) Lewisham 63.1 (remain) Salford 63.3 (leave) Knowsley 63.54 (leave) Birmingham 63.81 (leave) Barking and Dagenham 63.85 (leave) West... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Big Chips Awards: Winnersand Manchester-based companies took home the majority of the awards. The remai
Big Chips Awards: Winners
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
and Manchester-based companies took home the majority of the awards. The remaining nine awards went to businesses based in Salford, Liverpool, Leeds, Warrington, Chester, and Newcastle. The awards span all aspects of the digital industry, from... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘I’m in shock. I feel lost’: Irish in Britain respond to BrexitWilson (30), PhD student in experimental physics, Trafford I live in Trafford,
‘I’m in shock. I feel lost’: Irish in Britain respond to Brexit
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
Wilson (30), PhD student in experimental physics, Trafford I live in Trafford, which voted remain but work in neighbouring Salford, which went leave. I’m sitting here in the office with the other students and the mood here has not been a cheerful... Read more
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Daily Mail
What Brexit means for Sport in the United KingdomABOUT HOMEGROWN PLAYERS IN THE PREMIER LEAGUE? Simon Chadwick, professor of sp
What Brexit means for Sport in the United Kingdom
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
ABOUT HOMEGROWN PLAYERS IN THE PREMIER LEAGUE? Simon Chadwick, professor of sports enterprise at the University of Salford, says: 'Will it boost homegrown talent? Clearly if we are going restrict the movement of players clubs will have to... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
What people in Manchester city centre had to say about the Brexit decisionstrange atmosphere coming into Manchester this morning. Nobody would even look
What people in Manchester city centre had to say about the Brexit decision
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
strange atmosphere coming into Manchester this morning. Nobody would even look at each other.” Lee Johnson, 24, from Salford, couldn’t be happier. Watch: How the night unfolded in Manchester “I’m buzzing about the result. I wasn’t sure if... Read more
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Mashable
We asked festival-goers at Glastonbury their reaction to 'Brexit'what made me realise, and traveling as well. I enjoy traveling, I know that's n
We asked festival-goers at Glastonbury their reaction to 'Brexit'
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
what made me realise, and traveling as well. I enjoy traveling, I know that's not the main factor but it does help."Ellie Salford, age 19, student Image: sam haysom / mashable "I don't really know too much about it to agree with anything. I... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Out we go: Oldham votes 61-39 to leavein immigration." In Greater Manchester, Manchester, Stockport and Trafford vot
Out we go: Oldham votes 61-39 to leave
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
in immigration." In Greater Manchester, Manchester, Stockport and Trafford voted to remain. Tameside, Rochdale, Oldham, Salford, Wigan, Bolton and Bury voted to leave. In Rochdale, 62,014 voted leave and 41,217 voted remain. Greater Manchester... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Manchester celebs have their say on Britain's decision to leave the EU - and they are NOT happyHealey, frontman of Manchester band The 1975, tweeted: “I’m scared I want my Mu
Manchester celebs have their say on Britain's decision to leave the EU - and they are NOT happy
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
Healey, frontman of Manchester band The 1975, tweeted: “I’m scared I want my Mum aka place in the European Union.” And Salford-born Charlatans frontman Tim Burgess said: “It’s like leaving home when you’re 16. You think everything is going to... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Gardner brothers to play in Walney rugby league Origin matchGaskell, are still some time away from returning after injury. Coach Mike Wils
Gardner brothers to play in Walney rugby league Origin match
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Gaskell, are still some time away from returning after injury. Coach Mike Wilson said: “We were disappointed to lose at Salford two weeks ago (7-4) in poor conditions when they ground out a result. “All being well, the weather tomorrow should... Read more
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birminghammail
Special report: All you need to know on how leaving the EU will affect Midlands football and player recruitmenthow does a British exit from the EU affect our football teams? We asked Simon
Special report: All you need to know on how leaving the EU will affect Midlands football and player recruitment
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
how does a British exit from the EU affect our football teams? We asked Simon Chadwick, Professor of Sports Enterprise at Salford University and Chair in Sport Business Strategy and Marketing at Coventry University Business School. What's the... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Prime Minister David Cameron resigns as UK votes to Leave the EUthey have won. In Greater Manchester, Manchester, Stockport and Trafford voted
Prime Minister David Cameron resigns as UK votes to Leave the EU
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
they have won. In Greater Manchester, Manchester, Stockport and Trafford voted to remain. Tameside, Rochdale, Oldham, Salford, Wigan, Bolton and Bury voted to leave. Although Scotland voted strongly against Brexit, the turnout there was not... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
EU referendum: Salford votes to leaveThe people of Salford have vigorously voted to leave the European Union with a
EU referendum: Salford votes to leave
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
The people of Salford have vigorously voted to leave the European Union with a significant majority favouring Brexit. At points it seemed the result would go to the wire but in the end the Leave campaign succeeded in securing a comfortable win of... Read more
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Bolton News
Never in doubt : Why Bolton was always heading for Brexit votethe other way and call for a Brexit — we have seen this happen right across the
Never in doubt : Why Bolton was always heading for Brexit vote
Bolton News / Posted 2 days ago
the other way and call for a Brexit — we have seen this happen right across the country, including with our neighbours in Salford, Oldham, Wigan, Rochdale and Bury. So it is too simple to label the local executive as ‘out of touch’ and it must be... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
UK votes to Leave the EUthey have won. In Greater Manchester, Manchester, Stockport and Trafford voted
UK votes to Leave the EU
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
they have won. In Greater Manchester, Manchester, Stockport and Trafford voted to remain. Tameside, Rochdale, Oldham, Salford, Wigan, Bolton and Bury voted to leave. Although Scotland voted strongly against Brexit, the turnout there was not... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Business leaders say focus must remain on 'maintaining stability' as UK votes OUTof the public.” In Greater Manchester, Manchester, Stockport and Trafford vote
Business leaders say focus must remain on 'maintaining stability' as UK votes OUT
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
of the public.” In Greater Manchester, Manchester, Stockport and Trafford voted to remain. Tameside, Rochdale, Oldham, Salford, Wigan, Bolton and Bury voted to leave. Andy Lord, COO, Rethink Group: "As someone who supported the REMAIN... Read more
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Bury Times
Elbow guitarist reveals plans for album next year ahead of gig in Ramsbottom with blues side projectin March next year, and after initially working at Guy Garvey’s home studio wil
Elbow guitarist reveals plans for album next year ahead of gig in Ramsbottom with blues side project
Bury Times / Posted 2 days ago
in March next year, and after initially working at Guy Garvey’s home studio will reconvene at their Blueprint Studio in Salford before Christmas to complete the record. And Mark reveals there is much excitement within the Elbow camp for the... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Huddersfield 16 Wakefield 28: Fifita powers Trinity to Cup win over Giantsthe head of youth who took over from sacked head coach Paul Anderson last week,
Huddersfield 16 Wakefield 28: Fifita powers Trinity to Cup win over Giants
Wakefield Today / Posted 2 days ago
the head of youth who took over from sacked head coach Paul Anderson last week, had seen Huddersfield deliver a rare win at Salford Red Devils last Friday but, sadly for them, there was no follow up here. As the search for a new chief goes on, they... Read more
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Wakefield Today
What time will the referendum result be declared where you live?& Cleveland: 3.30am Middlesbrough: 4am – 5am Northumberland: 4am – 5am Stock
What time will the referendum result be declared where you live?
Wakefield Today / Posted 2 days ago
& Cleveland: 3.30am Middlesbrough: 4am – 5am Northumberland: 4am – 5am Stockton-on-Tees: 4.30am Oldham: 1am Salford: 1.30am Stockport: 1.30am Wigan: 1.30am Barrow-in-Furness: 2.30am Hyndburn: 2.30am Ribble Valley: 2.30am South... Read more
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Reuters
How will Britain's EU referendum vote count work on the night?UK Independence Party has risen, will be closely watched. Early declarations i
How will Britain's EU referendum vote count work on the night?
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
UK Independence Party has risen, will be closely watched. Early declarations in such areas include Oldham (0000) and Salford (0030) in northern England and Merthyr Tydfil (0030) in Wales. 5) Scotland: Scotland is considered to be pro-EU, so... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
#EUreferendum results as they are announcedestimated declaration times for each Greater Manchester authority, although som
#EUreferendum results as they are announced
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
estimated declaration times for each Greater Manchester authority, although some of these may have changed. Oldham: 1am Salford, Stockport: 1.30am Rochdale, Wigan, Bolton, Bury: 3am Trafford: 4am Manchester, Tameside: 5am First to declare... Read more
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Business Insider
EU REFERENDUM LIVE: NEW POLL GIVES REMAIN 52-48 LEADmeaning that the way these places vote could be a strong indicator of the way t
EU REFERENDUM LIVE: NEW POLL GIVES REMAIN 52-48 LEAD
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
meaning that the way these places vote could be a strong indicator of the way the country as a whole goes. The first, Salford is expected at around 1.30 a.m. 2130 - POLLING STATIONS CLOSE IN 30 MINUTES Welcome to part two of our live... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Graham Nash on happiness and harmonymost important to him because as a child, happiness was a luxury. Born in Blac
Graham Nash on happiness and harmony
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
most important to him because as a child, happiness was a luxury. Born in Blackpool during World War II, Nash grew up in Salford, a city in Greater Manchester in the United Kingdom. The area was a major inland port and industrial centre during... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
EU referendum: with no exit poll, when is the result announced?Isle of Scilly will have high remain votes, but the voter numbers aren’t exactl
EU referendum: with no exit poll, when is the result announced?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
Isle of Scilly will have high remain votes, but the voter numbers aren’t exactly huge. More telling will be results from Salford and Stockport, which will start to give us a sense of whether Labour’s safe seats in northern England are as... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Planning Your Brexit Night: Here Are The Key Events And Times To Stay AwakeIsle of Scilly will have high remain votes, but the voter numbers aren’t exactl
Planning Your Brexit Night: Here Are The Key Events And Times To Stay Awake
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
Isle of Scilly will have high remain votes, but the voter numbers aren’t exactly huge. More telling will be results from Salford and Stockport, which will start to give us a sense of whether Labour’s safe seats in northern England are as... Read more
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Fortune
Night of the Long Counts - Your Timeline to the Brexit Voteinclude Swindon, often seen as the ‘typical’ English town, the Welsh town of Me
Night of the Long Counts - Your Timeline to the Brexit Vote
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
include Swindon, often seen as the ‘typical’ English town, the Welsh town of Merthyr Tydfil and the Manchester borough of Salford, where clear votes to Leave could spell trouble for David Cameron. When will votes in London and other major cities... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
EU referendum: How do I vote and where is my polling station?from defence to employment and human rights. Whether you're voting in Wigan, B
EU referendum: How do I vote and where is my polling station?
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
from defence to employment and human rights. Whether you're voting in Wigan, Bury, Rochdale, Oldham, Tameside, Trafford, Salford, Stockport, Bolton or Manchester here's how to vote, where to vote and everything you need to know about the EU... Read more
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Sporting Life
Ian Millward: Hull of a betago. The return of Ryan Hinchliffe is a big boost for them and they will have b
Ian Millward: Hull of a bet
Sporting Life / Posted 2 days ago
ago. The return of Ryan Hinchliffe is a big boost for them and they will have been galvanised by last week's win at Salford. That was their first game since the departure of former coach Paul Anderson. Wakefield are struggling for points... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Urbanbubble to manage and let Elliot Group residential portfolioGroup’s residential portfolio including The Residence, a £70m luxury residentia
Urbanbubble to manage and let Elliot Group residential portfolio
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
Group’s residential portfolio including The Residence, a £70m luxury residential development located on the River Irwell in Salford. The appointment sees Manchester-based urbanbubble take on all aspects of the property, facility and tenant... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
EU referendum: How do I vote and where is my polling station?Burnside Crescent, Langley, Middleton M24 5NN (PF1) Woodside Working Mens Club
EU referendum: How do I vote and where is my polling station?
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
Burnside Crescent, Langley, Middleton M24 5NN (PF1) Woodside Working Mens Club, Higher Wood Street, Middleton M24 5SW (PG1)Salford Your polling card will tell you what polling station you have to vote at. You cannot just go to any polling station... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This teen's sick intimidation campaign forced a family from their homecustomers at McDonald's. Now Kuberofsky, 18, has been locked up by a judge who
This teen's sick intimidation campaign forced a family from their home
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
customers at McDonald's. Now Kuberofsky, 18, has been locked up by a judge who heard that he boasted of being part of Salford’s ‘A-Team’ gang following his arrest. Tunde Kuberofsky subjected the family to a 'frightening ordeal' Judge Michael... Read more
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Bolton News
Budget supermarket planned for empty bingo hallformer Club 3000 bingo hall in New Ellesmere Approach in Walkden town centre bu
Budget supermarket planned for empty bingo hall
Bolton News / Posted 3 days ago
former Club 3000 bingo hall in New Ellesmere Approach in Walkden town centre but landlord Derwent Estates first needs Salford Council to approve a conversion of the building from leisure to retail. Mark Aylward, a planning consultant acting... Read more
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