Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham called on the Government to go further on additional Covid measures in the region, and..
County of England
Greater Manchester is a metropolitan county and combined authority area in North West England, with a population of 2.8 million; comprising ten metropolitan boroughs: Bolton, Bury, Oldham, Rochdale, Stockport, Tameside, Trafford, Wigan, and the cities of Manchester and Salford. Greater Manchester was created on 1 April 1974, as a result of the Local Government Act 1972, and designated a functional city region on 1 April 2011.
Greater Manchester media coverage
A prayer service was held at Manchester Cathedral during which the names were read out of the 22 people who died in the Manchester..
Former Manchester United footballer Ryan Giggs has been charged with assaulting his ex-girlfriend.Wales manager Giggs, 47, is..