• High-flyer Michelle helps holidaymakers travel 350 times around the world and lands top award

  • Big hearted travel boss opens new store and makes fundraising pledge to help youngsters with special needs

  • Spire Fylde Coast Hospital staff trained in how to spot signs of modern slavery

  • Clothes rail project launches at Stretford Mall to help those in need stay warm this winter

First surviving Romeo and Juliet film to be screened at Stretford Mall

The first surviving film adaptation of Romeo and Juliet is to be screened at Stretford Mall more than a century after it first wowed silent movie audiences, as part of a unique pop-up cinema event. Audience members are set for a magical experience as the film, directed by Gerolamo Lo Savio in Italy in 1912, […]

School children design artwork for two giant murals to celebrate Manchester icons as part of Stretford Mall redevelopment

SCHOOLCHILDREN are designing two huge murals featuring Manchester icons including LS Lowry, John Rylands, the Essoldo cinema, Frances Lennon MBE, and even a number 256 bus, as part of the multi-million pound redevelopment at Stretford Mall. The seven-foot-high by fifteen-foot-long foot long community art panels are being designed by pupils at Lostock College secondary school […]

Britain’s Got Talent dance sensation Signature to headline charity ball

BRITAIN’S Got Talent dance sensation Signature will take centre stage at a charity ball organised by a Wrexham businessman to raise funds for children with a rare disease. The world’s number one Michael Jackson dance tribute, who came runners up in the second series of the hit TV talent show and have been complimented by […]

100 musicians set to get Liverpool smiling with World Ukulele Day charity singalong, 80 years after “You Are My Sunshine’ first recorded

More than a hundred ukulele players are set to get Liverpool smiling with a mass singalong of the classic lullaby ‘You Are My Sunshine’, to celebrate World Ukulele Day. Musicians from ten Merseyside ukulele bands will join together for the biggest open air uke jam the city centre has ever seen, on Saturday February 2. […]

Steph fulfils lifelong ambition to walk Great Wall of China and raises £2,500 for hospice

A finance firm worker from Gobowen has fulfilled a lifelong ambition to walk along the Great Wall of China raising a whopping £2,500 for a Wrexham hospice. Steph Edwards, who is a paraplanner for Hadlow Edwards Wealth Management Ltd, based at the former Wrexham Lager brewery building, took part in a 20-mile charity trek in […]

Hays travel Rochdale officially opens its doors creating six new jobs

A NEW branch of the UK’s fastest-growing independent travel agency has opened its doors in Rochdale creating six new jobs. Rochdale MP Tony Lloyd and the Deputy Mayor Councillor Billy Sheerin were among the VIP guests for the official opening at the new Hays Travel store on Yorkshire Street, which is part of Rochdale Exchange […]