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Grainger Market Covid-19 restrictions to be relaxed in effort to boost trade

Grainger Market Covid-19 restrictions to be relaxed in effort to boost trade

Strict measures to reduce the risk of Covid-19 in the Newcastle City Centre market are being scaled back Read full article: Grainger Market Covid-19 restrictions to...→

Latest Covid rates show area has replaced Blackburn as worst-hit in England

Latest Covid rates show area has replaced Blackburn as worst-hit in England

Pendle in Lancashire now has a fractionally higher infection rate per 100,000 people than Blackburn with Darwen, latest coronavirus infection data for England [...] Read full article: Latest Covid rates show area has replace...→

Greater Manchester increases police presence on streets to get tough on lockdown rule breakers

Greater Manchester increases police presence on streets to get tough on lockdown rule breakers

‘We have been fair with people,’ says deputy chief constable. ‘Now this weekend we are going to be using a lot more enforcement. Enough is enough’ Read full article: Greater Manchester increases police pres...→

Manchester Royal Mail delivery office hit by coronavirus outbreak

Manchester Royal Mail delivery office hit by coronavirus outbreak

Contract tracing has begun and a mobile testing unit is being set up at the Manchester Delivery Office on Oldham Road. Union expects staff to be tested within [...] Read full article: Manchester Royal Mail delivery office hi...→

Education Minister says schools in Greater Manchester WILL reopen in September

Education Minister says schools in Greater Manchester WILL reopen in September

"It is hugely important for children to be in school. It is best for their education. It is best for their wellbeing" Read full article: Education Minister says schools in Great...→

Calls for government to intervene at Covid-hit hospitals trust

Calls for government to intervene at Covid-hit hospitals trust

 | Updated: 21:34, 04 August 2020... Campaigners from Save Our NHS In Kent (SONIK) say a string of recent issues, such as previous weekly coronavirus death fig [...] Read full article: Calls for government to intervene at Cov...→

Greater Manchester alert level raised from well bad to fookin' 'angin'

A RISE in Covid-19 cases has forced Greater Manchester to raise its alert level from well bad to fookin’ ‘angin’. Read full article: Greater Manchester alert level raised fr...→

McDonald's restaurant in Greater Manchester is forced to shut

McDonald's restaurant in Greater Manchester is forced to shut

Five workers at a branch in Stockport town centre have tested postive for Covid-19, the fast-food chain confirmed. Read full article: McDonald's restaurant in Greater Manches...→

Covid: What restrictions have been imposed in Preston?

Covid: What restrictions have been imposed in Preston?

It follows restrictions being imposed on Greater Manchester and parts of East Lancashire and West Yorkshire the previous week. Read full article: Covid: What restrictions have been impos...→

Everything Matt Hancock said as Greater Manchester lockdown extension confirmed

Everything Matt Hancock said as Greater Manchester lockdown extension confirmed

It means the stricter rules on social gatherings - announced last week to tackle an increase in coronanivirus cases - will continue Read full article: Everything Matt Hancock said as Greater ...→

China hit by another virus outbreak in wake of Covid-19 pandemic with seven dead

China hit by another virus outbreak in wake of Covid-19 pandemic with seven dead

At least 60 people have been diagnosed with the novel bunyavirus, which causes a viral haemorrhagic fever, in China's eastern provinces of Jiangsu and Anhui, w [...] Read full article: China hit by another virus outbreak in w...→

Royal Mail delivery office hit by Covid-19 outbreak with '15 workers infected'

Royal Mail delivery office hit by Covid-19 outbreak with '15 workers infected'

Royal Mail confirmed there have been positive tests of coronavirus at the centre on Oldham Road, Manchester, which remains open following an 'enhanced cleaning [...] Read full article: Royal Mail delivery office hit by Covid-...→

Ethnic minorities 'face greater barriers' with Covid-19 protection

Ethnic minorities 'face greater barriers' with Covid-19 protection

Ethnic minorities "face greater barriers" when it comes to protecting themselves from coronavirus, according to a new report. The survey, by race equality thin [...] Read full article: Ethnic minorities 'face greater barriers...→

Amir Khan breaks Manchester lockdown restrictions as he celebrates Eid

Amir Khan breaks Manchester lockdown restrictions as he celebrates Eid

The boxer, 33, broke the imposed lockdown restrictions in Manchester to celebrate Eid with his family and friends in his back garden. Read full article: Amir Khan breaks Manchester lockdown res...→

New data shows huge gap in coronavirus infection rates across Greater Manchester

New data shows huge gap in coronavirus infection rates across Greater Manchester

The 7-day Covid-19 infection rate in Oldham was 64.5 cases per 100,000 people on July 30 and the rate was just 5.5 in Wigan Read full article: New data shows huge gap in coronavirus i...→

'Flabbergasted' driver hit with £90 parking fine at drive-through Covid-19 test

'Flabbergasted' driver hit with £90 parking fine at drive-through Covid-19 test

Photographer Geoff Pugh, 52, from Stoke Newington, east London, couldn't believe it when he received the fine following the trip to the test centre in Enfield [...] Read full article: 'Flabbergasted' driver hit with £90 park...→

‘The virus piggybacked on racism’: why did Covid-19 hit BAME families so hard?

‘The virus piggybacked on racism’: why did Covid-19 hit BAME families so hard?

Ida lost two brothers in 10 days, and Ken’s teenage sweetheart died at 44. Now, they’re looking for answers Read full article: ‘The virus piggybacked on racism’: why d...→

What Greater Manchester leaders were privately briefed about Covid situation

What Greater Manchester leaders were privately briefed about Covid situation

A paper leaked to the M.E.N. provides all the latest data, along with minutes from last week showing concerns about the overall picture just before government [...] Read full article: What Greater Manchester leaders were pri...→

Why Greater Manchester's lockdown restrictions are different to Aberdeen's

Why Greater Manchester's lockdown restrictions are different to Aberdeen's

Stringent measures were put in place in the Scottish city today - including travel bans and pub closures - despite it having fewer infections than parts of Gre [...] Read full article: Why Greater Manchester's lockdown restri...→

Appeal to save Covid-hit care home from closing

Appeal to save Covid-hit care home from closing

An appeal has been launched to save a struggling care home, which featured on Panorama after losing half its residents to Covid-19. Read full article: Appeal to save Covid-hit care home from ...→

Victoria police given 'extraordinary powers' to enforce Covid-19 restrictions

Victoria police given 'extraordinary powers' to enforce Covid-19 restrictions

Premier Daniel Andrews announces tougher regime and $4,957 on-the-spot fines as the state records 11 more coronavirus deaths and 439 new cases Read full article: Victoria police given 'extraordinary pow...→

The restaurants doing 50% off food in Greater Manchester

The restaurants doing 50% off food in Greater Manchester

Looking for half price restaurants in August? Eat Out to Help Out is here - this is who's signed up Read full article: The restaurants doing 50% off food in Gr...→

Offices giant bullish despite taking £156m Covid-19 hit

Offices giant bullish despite taking £156m Covid-19 hit

Offices specialist IWG today said it expects Londoners increasingly to work in the suburbs as it took a £156 million hit from shutting sites across the globe d [...] Read full article: Offices giant bullish despite taking £15...→

Coronavirus infections double in parts of Greater Manchester as 'R rate' rises

Coronavirus infections double in parts of Greater Manchester as 'R rate' rises

Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham has warned the 'R rate' in the North West may be above one, which means Covid-19 is spreading, with infection rates risin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus infections double in parts o...→

‘The virus piggybacked on racism’: why did Covid-19 hit BAME families so hard?

‘The virus piggybacked on racism’: why did Covid-19 hit BAME families so hard?

Ida lost two brothers in 10 days, and Ken’s teenage sweetheart died at 44. Now, they’re looking for answers Read full article: ‘The virus piggybacked on racism’: why d...→

Covid: What restrictions have been imposed in Preston?

Covid: What restrictions have been imposed in Preston?

It follows restrictions being imposed on Greater Manchester and parts of East Lancashire and West Yorkshire the previous week. Read full article: Covid: What restrictions have been impos...→

Latest Covid rates show area has replaced Blackburn as worst-hit in England

Latest Covid rates show area has replaced Blackburn as worst-hit in England

Pendle in Lancashire now has a fractionally higher infection rate per 100,000 people than Blackburn with Darwen, latest coronavirus infection data for England [...] Read full article: Latest Covid rates show area has replace...→

China hit by another virus outbreak in wake of Covid-19 pandemic with seven dead

China hit by another virus outbreak in wake of Covid-19 pandemic with seven dead

At least 60 people have been diagnosed with the novel bunyavirus, which causes a viral haemorrhagic fever, in China's eastern provinces of Jiangsu and Anhui, w [...] Read full article: China hit by another virus outbreak in w...→

Greater Manchester increases police presence on streets to get tough on lockdown rule breakers

Greater Manchester increases police presence on streets to get tough on lockdown rule breakers

‘We have been fair with people,’ says deputy chief constable. ‘Now this weekend we are going to be using a lot more enforcement. Enough is enough’ Read full article: Greater Manchester increases police pres...→

Manchester Royal Mail delivery office hit by coronavirus outbreak

Manchester Royal Mail delivery office hit by coronavirus outbreak

Contract tracing has begun and a mobile testing unit is being set up at the Manchester Delivery Office on Oldham Road. Union expects staff to be tested within [...] Read full article: Manchester Royal Mail delivery office hi...→

Royal Mail delivery office hit by Covid-19 outbreak with '15 workers infected'

Royal Mail delivery office hit by Covid-19 outbreak with '15 workers infected'

Royal Mail confirmed there have been positive tests of coronavirus at the centre on Oldham Road, Manchester, which remains open following an 'enhanced cleaning [...] Read full article: Royal Mail delivery office hit by Covid-...→

Why Greater Manchester's lockdown restrictions are different to Aberdeen's

Why Greater Manchester's lockdown restrictions are different to Aberdeen's

Stringent measures were put in place in the Scottish city today - including travel bans and pub closures - despite it having fewer infections than parts of Gre [...] Read full article: Why Greater Manchester's lockdown restri...→

Ethnic minorities 'face greater barriers' with Covid-19 protection

Ethnic minorities 'face greater barriers' with Covid-19 protection

Ethnic minorities "face greater barriers" when it comes to protecting themselves from coronavirus, according to a new report. The survey, by race equality thin [...] Read full article: Ethnic minorities 'face greater barriers...→

Calls for government to intervene at Covid-hit hospitals trust

Calls for government to intervene at Covid-hit hospitals trust

 | Updated: 21:34, 04 August 2020... Campaigners from Save Our NHS In Kent (SONIK) say a string of recent issues, such as previous weekly coronavirus death fig [...] Read full article: Calls for government to intervene at Cov...→

The restaurants doing 50% off food in Greater Manchester

The restaurants doing 50% off food in Greater Manchester

Looking for half price restaurants in August? Eat Out to Help Out is here - this is who's signed up Read full article: The restaurants doing 50% off food in Gr...→

Amir Khan breaks Manchester lockdown restrictions as he celebrates Eid

Amir Khan breaks Manchester lockdown restrictions as he celebrates Eid

The boxer, 33, broke the imposed lockdown restrictions in Manchester to celebrate Eid with his family and friends in his back garden. Read full article: Amir Khan breaks Manchester lockdown res...→

Greater Manchester alert level raised from well bad to fookin' 'angin'

A RISE in Covid-19 cases has forced Greater Manchester to raise its alert level from well bad to fookin’ ‘angin’. Read full article: Greater Manchester alert level raised fr...→

'Flabbergasted' driver hit with £90 parking fine at drive-through Covid-19 test

'Flabbergasted' driver hit with £90 parking fine at drive-through Covid-19 test

Photographer Geoff Pugh, 52, from Stoke Newington, east London, couldn't believe it when he received the fine following the trip to the test centre in Enfield [...] Read full article: 'Flabbergasted' driver hit with £90 park...→

Grainger Market Covid-19 restrictions to be relaxed in effort to boost trade

Grainger Market Covid-19 restrictions to be relaxed in effort to boost trade

Strict measures to reduce the risk of Covid-19 in the Newcastle City Centre market are being scaled back Read full article: Grainger Market Covid-19 restrictions to...→

Everything Matt Hancock said as Greater Manchester lockdown extension confirmed

Everything Matt Hancock said as Greater Manchester lockdown extension confirmed

It means the stricter rules on social gatherings - announced last week to tackle an increase in coronanivirus cases - will continue Read full article: Everything Matt Hancock said as Greater ...→

What Greater Manchester leaders were privately briefed about Covid situation

What Greater Manchester leaders were privately briefed about Covid situation

A paper leaked to the M.E.N. provides all the latest data, along with minutes from last week showing concerns about the overall picture just before government [...] Read full article: What Greater Manchester leaders were pri...→

Appeal to save Covid-hit care home from closing

Appeal to save Covid-hit care home from closing

An appeal has been launched to save a struggling care home, which featured on Panorama after losing half its residents to Covid-19. Read full article: Appeal to save Covid-hit care home from ...→

Education Minister says schools in Greater Manchester WILL reopen in September

Education Minister says schools in Greater Manchester WILL reopen in September

"It is hugely important for children to be in school. It is best for their education. It is best for their wellbeing" Read full article: Education Minister says schools in Great...→

Victoria police given 'extraordinary powers' to enforce Covid-19 restrictions

Victoria police given 'extraordinary powers' to enforce Covid-19 restrictions

Premier Daniel Andrews announces tougher regime and $4,957 on-the-spot fines as the state records 11 more coronavirus deaths and 439 new cases Read full article: Victoria police given 'extraordinary pow...→

Offices giant bullish despite taking £156m Covid-19 hit

Offices giant bullish despite taking £156m Covid-19 hit

Offices specialist IWG today said it expects Londoners increasingly to work in the suburbs as it took a £156 million hit from shutting sites across the globe d [...] Read full article: Offices giant bullish despite taking £15...→

New data shows huge gap in coronavirus infection rates across Greater Manchester

New data shows huge gap in coronavirus infection rates across Greater Manchester

The 7-day Covid-19 infection rate in Oldham was 64.5 cases per 100,000 people on July 30 and the rate was just 5.5 in Wigan Read full article: New data shows huge gap in coronavirus i...→

McDonald's restaurant in Greater Manchester is forced to shut

McDonald's restaurant in Greater Manchester is forced to shut

Five workers at a branch in Stockport town centre have tested postive for Covid-19, the fast-food chain confirmed. Read full article: McDonald's restaurant in Greater Manches...→

Coronavirus infections double in parts of Greater Manchester as 'R rate' rises

Coronavirus infections double in parts of Greater Manchester as 'R rate' rises

Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham has warned the 'R rate' in the North West may be above one, which means Covid-19 is spreading, with infection rates risin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus infections double in parts o...→

‘The virus piggybacked on racism’: why did Covid-19 hit BAME families so hard?

‘The virus piggybacked on racism’: why did Covid-19 hit BAME families so hard?

Ida lost two brothers in 10 days, and Ken’s teenage sweetheart died at 44. Now, they’re looking for answers Read full article: ‘The virus piggybacked on racism’: why d...→

Grainger Market Covid-19 restrictions to be relaxed in effort to boost trade

Grainger Market Covid-19 restrictions to be relaxed in effort to boost trade

Strict measures to reduce the risk of Covid-19 in the Newcastle City Centre market are being scaled back Read full article: Grainger Market Covid-19 restrictions to...→

Covid: What restrictions have been imposed in Preston?

Covid: What restrictions have been imposed in Preston?

It follows restrictions being imposed on Greater Manchester and parts of East Lancashire and West Yorkshire the previous week. Read full article: Covid: What restrictions have been impos...→

Latest Covid rates show area has replaced Blackburn as worst-hit in England

Latest Covid rates show area has replaced Blackburn as worst-hit in England

Pendle in Lancashire now has a fractionally higher infection rate per 100,000 people than Blackburn with Darwen, latest coronavirus infection data for England [...] Read full article: Latest Covid rates show area has replace...→

Everything Matt Hancock said as Greater Manchester lockdown extension confirmed

Everything Matt Hancock said as Greater Manchester lockdown extension confirmed

It means the stricter rules on social gatherings - announced last week to tackle an increase in coronanivirus cases - will continue Read full article: Everything Matt Hancock said as Greater ...→

China hit by another virus outbreak in wake of Covid-19 pandemic with seven dead

China hit by another virus outbreak in wake of Covid-19 pandemic with seven dead

At least 60 people have been diagnosed with the novel bunyavirus, which causes a viral haemorrhagic fever, in China's eastern provinces of Jiangsu and Anhui, w [...] Read full article: China hit by another virus outbreak in w...→

Greater Manchester increases police presence on streets to get tough on lockdown rule breakers

Greater Manchester increases police presence on streets to get tough on lockdown rule breakers

‘We have been fair with people,’ says deputy chief constable. ‘Now this weekend we are going to be using a lot more enforcement. Enough is enough’ Read full article: Greater Manchester increases police pres...→

What Greater Manchester leaders were privately briefed about Covid situation

What Greater Manchester leaders were privately briefed about Covid situation

A paper leaked to the M.E.N. provides all the latest data, along with minutes from last week showing concerns about the overall picture just before government [...] Read full article: What Greater Manchester leaders were pri...→

Manchester Royal Mail delivery office hit by coronavirus outbreak

Manchester Royal Mail delivery office hit by coronavirus outbreak

Contract tracing has begun and a mobile testing unit is being set up at the Manchester Delivery Office on Oldham Road. Union expects staff to be tested within [...] Read full article: Manchester Royal Mail delivery office hi...→

Royal Mail delivery office hit by Covid-19 outbreak with '15 workers infected'

Royal Mail delivery office hit by Covid-19 outbreak with '15 workers infected'

Royal Mail confirmed there have been positive tests of coronavirus at the centre on Oldham Road, Manchester, which remains open following an 'enhanced cleaning [...] Read full article: Royal Mail delivery office hit by Covid-...→

Why Greater Manchester's lockdown restrictions are different to Aberdeen's

Why Greater Manchester's lockdown restrictions are different to Aberdeen's

Stringent measures were put in place in the Scottish city today - including travel bans and pub closures - despite it having fewer infections than parts of Gre [...] Read full article: Why Greater Manchester's lockdown restri...→

Ethnic minorities 'face greater barriers' with Covid-19 protection

Ethnic minorities 'face greater barriers' with Covid-19 protection

Ethnic minorities "face greater barriers" when it comes to protecting themselves from coronavirus, according to a new report. The survey, by race equality thin [...] Read full article: Ethnic minorities 'face greater barriers...→

Appeal to save Covid-hit care home from closing

Appeal to save Covid-hit care home from closing

An appeal has been launched to save a struggling care home, which featured on Panorama after losing half its residents to Covid-19. Read full article: Appeal to save Covid-hit care home from ...→

Education Minister says schools in Greater Manchester WILL reopen in September

Education Minister says schools in Greater Manchester WILL reopen in September

"It is hugely important for children to be in school. It is best for their education. It is best for their wellbeing" Read full article: Education Minister says schools in Great...→

Victoria police given 'extraordinary powers' to enforce Covid-19 restrictions

Victoria police given 'extraordinary powers' to enforce Covid-19 restrictions

Premier Daniel Andrews announces tougher regime and $4,957 on-the-spot fines as the state records 11 more coronavirus deaths and 439 new cases Read full article: Victoria police given 'extraordinary pow...→

Calls for government to intervene at Covid-hit hospitals trust

Calls for government to intervene at Covid-hit hospitals trust

 | Updated: 21:34, 04 August 2020... Campaigners from Save Our NHS In Kent (SONIK) say a string of recent issues, such as previous weekly coronavirus death fig [...] Read full article: Calls for government to intervene at Cov...→

The restaurants doing 50% off food in Greater Manchester

The restaurants doing 50% off food in Greater Manchester

Looking for half price restaurants in August? Eat Out to Help Out is here - this is who's signed up Read full article: The restaurants doing 50% off food in Gr...→

Amir Khan breaks Manchester lockdown restrictions as he celebrates Eid

Amir Khan breaks Manchester lockdown restrictions as he celebrates Eid

The boxer, 33, broke the imposed lockdown restrictions in Manchester to celebrate Eid with his family and friends in his back garden. Read full article: Amir Khan breaks Manchester lockdown res...→

Offices giant bullish despite taking £156m Covid-19 hit

Offices giant bullish despite taking £156m Covid-19 hit

Offices specialist IWG today said it expects Londoners increasingly to work in the suburbs as it took a £156 million hit from shutting sites across the globe d [...] Read full article: Offices giant bullish despite taking £15...→

Greater Manchester alert level raised from well bad to fookin' 'angin'

A RISE in Covid-19 cases has forced Greater Manchester to raise its alert level from well bad to fookin’ ‘angin’. Read full article: Greater Manchester alert level raised fr...→

New data shows huge gap in coronavirus infection rates across Greater Manchester

New data shows huge gap in coronavirus infection rates across Greater Manchester

The 7-day Covid-19 infection rate in Oldham was 64.5 cases per 100,000 people on July 30 and the rate was just 5.5 in Wigan Read full article: New data shows huge gap in coronavirus i...→

McDonald's restaurant in Greater Manchester is forced to shut

McDonald's restaurant in Greater Manchester is forced to shut

Five workers at a branch in Stockport town centre have tested postive for Covid-19, the fast-food chain confirmed. Read full article: McDonald's restaurant in Greater Manches...→

'Flabbergasted' driver hit with £90 parking fine at drive-through Covid-19 test

'Flabbergasted' driver hit with £90 parking fine at drive-through Covid-19 test

Photographer Geoff Pugh, 52, from Stoke Newington, east London, couldn't believe it when he received the fine following the trip to the test centre in Enfield [...] Read full article: 'Flabbergasted' driver hit with £90 park...→

Coronavirus infections double in parts of Greater Manchester as 'R rate' rises

Coronavirus infections double in parts of Greater Manchester as 'R rate' rises

Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham has warned the 'R rate' in the North West may be above one, which means Covid-19 is spreading, with infection rates risin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus infections double in parts o...→