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Jigsaws, knitting, family & walks: Keeping mentally fit during the pandemic

These strange times have been different for all of us, from going into lockdown, knowing when to brave the outside again, and thinking about...

What’s For Tea, Bob? 

Bob Alston from Tameside gives us his and his wife Dawn’s lockdown diet lowdown as part of our “What’s For Tea” series in partnership...

Best mates and motorhead who brought a little bit of Mexico to Manchester

Our editor, Bob Alston, is a bit of a motorhead - a fan of anything with an engine from being a young lad. Here...

Hyde family business supports frontline staff with free PPE face shields

A Hyde family business has supplied frontline key workers with 2000 PPE face shields to date – to support the community. Brother and sister Derek...
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Royal Exchange Theatre’s Elders Company hosts virtual drama workshops

The Royal Exchange Theatre’s Elders Company has moved its regular workshops, including its twice-monthly Elders Monday’s meet-ups, to virtual sessions that can be accessed...

50,000 residents to get a ‘keeping well at home’ booklet

A new booklet welcomed by the Mayor of Greater Manchester is being sent to 50,000 residents to help them stay well at home during...

‘Virtual Village Hall’ launches to beat the boredom

A 'virtual village hall' has been launched to give people a chance to enjoy activities they would usually find at their local community hub...

Brew buddies wanted as crisis calls double to LGBT Foundation in lockdown

The LGBT Foundation is urging people to sign up as brew buddies for its new befriending service to support vulnerable people living alone across...

Community Outreach Project Launches to Provide Lifeline During COVID-19

A new project has launched in Tameside to provide a vital lifeline for older and vulnerable people during COVID-19. ‘Armchair Adventures’ will see people come...

Updates on community COVID-19 support across Greater Manchester

UPDATED FRIDAY 1ST MAY There is no better place to be than Manchester for community spirit. People from across our region are self-organising to protect...
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Being Transgender: the hurt and the pain

This poem, submitted by Pauline Smith, follows her feature piece: Being Transgender: The Pain and The Glory.  Trans am I As are my sisters brothers And non...

Murder, mayhem and shenanigans: Stockport writer pens book about his hometown

Reddish-based writer Nick Fisher's newest book describes Stockport's colourful history, covering anything from celebrity sightings to it's own unsavoury characters. The book, Hardmen Gangsters Jokers...

New Facebook page celebrates Salford’s wildlife

Wildlife loving Salford residents have come together to share their photography, advice, and queries about wildlife around the city. The Salford Wildlife Facebook page was set...

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“Then I will begin” - said Daphne Oxenford on the cult children’s TV programme “Listen With Mother” in January 1950. “Listen With Mother” was broadcast...

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