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# manchester - Saturday 2 July, 2016

'One of the magical ones': Tributes paid to Caroline Aherne
# Rest In Peace
# Rest In Peace

'One of the magical ones': Tributes paid to Caroline Aherne

Jul 2nd 2016, 3:47 PM 77,059 Views 94 Comments

The actress and writer died at her home in Manchester today, following a battle with cancer.

# manchester - Friday 24 June, 2016

Carolan able to name unchanged 23 for Ireland's U20 World Championship final clash with England
# Final Hurdle
From The42
# Final Hurdle

Carolan able to name unchanged 23 for Ireland's U20 World Championship final clash with England

Jun 24th 2016, 6:08 PM 8,347 Views 8 Comments

Carolan has had to deal with his fair share of injuries in this tournament, but there’s a familiar look to the side taking on England.

# manchester - Monday 20 June, 2016

Two arrests after 12-year-olds take ecstasy and are hospitalised
# Manchester
# Manchester

Two arrests after 12-year-olds take ecstasy and are hospitalised

Jun 20th 2016, 9:07 AM 15,261 Views 16 Comments

The girls are in a stable condition.

Argentina boast flair and pace to burn, but Ireland have all the tools to break into U20 final
# Semi-final
From The42
# Semi-final

Argentina boast flair and pace to burn, but Ireland have all the tools to break into U20 final

Jun 20th 2016, 7:31 AM 8,383 Views 2 Comments

Nigel Carolan’s men meet another side who are getting a taste for history.

# manchester - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Three 12-year-old girls in serious condition in Manchester after taking ecstasy pills
# Teddy Tablets
# Teddy Tablets

Three 12-year-old girls in serious condition in Manchester after taking ecstasy pills

Jun 19th 2016, 2:13 PM 26,700 Views 27 Comments

Salford police say that the tablets are called ‘Teddy Tablets’.

# manchester - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

Ireland U20s overcome awful start to claim thrilling one-point win against Wales
# Thriller
From The42
# Thriller

Ireland U20s overcome awful start to claim thrilling one-point win against Wales

Jun 7th 2016, 7:35 PM 12,288 Views 25 Comments

Nigel Carolan’s side had to dig deep but eventually came good against the Grand Slam winners.

# manchester - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Ireland U20s affected by injury but welcome new faces for World Championship
# Global Game
From The42
# Global Game

Ireland U20s affected by injury but welcome new faces for World Championship

May 24th 2016, 6:40 AM 5,192 Views 2 Comments

Head coach Nigel Carolan says his side need to balance ‘risk versus reward’.

# manchester - Monday 16 May, 2016

Ryanair flight from Norway evacuated after bomb scare
# Everybody Off
# Everybody Off

Ryanair flight from Norway evacuated after bomb scare

May 16th 2016, 7:43 AM 13,295 Views 8 Comments

Police in Norway said that an earlier alert in Manchester made them take the threat seriously.

Mayor slams 'fiasco' after fake bomb left in Man Utd toilets after training drill
# Old Trafford
# Old Trafford

Mayor slams 'fiasco' after fake bomb left in Man Utd toilets after training drill

May 16th 2016, 7:26 AM 23,421 Views 44 Comments

There are calls for a full inquiry.

# manchester - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Police apologise for "Allahu Akbar" being shouted at fake terror attack
# Manchester
# Manchester

Police apologise for "Allahu Akbar" being shouted at fake terror attack

May 10th 2016, 2:08 PM 38,029 Views 144 Comments

A training exercise at a shopping centre in Manchester last night aimed to put emergency services through their paces.

# manchester - Saturday 9 April, 2016

Group of 10 jailed for more than 125 years for sexual offences against girls
# Rochdale
# Rochdale

Group of 10 jailed for more than 125 years for sexual offences against girls

Apr 9th 2016, 2:51 PM 22,331 Views 0 Comments

The 10 men were convicted of child abuse offences in February.

# manchester - Friday 1 April, 2016

Ryanair flight diverted after plane hit bird
# Manchester
# Manchester

Ryanair flight diverted after plane hit bird

Apr 1st 2016, 7:39 PM 29,195 Views 39 Comments

The airline has apologised for the delay.

# manchester - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Uefa cite ‘Manchester is full of sh*t’ chant but ignore songs on tragedies
# Controversial
From The42
# Controversial

Uefa cite ‘Manchester is full of sh*t’ chant but ignore songs on tragedies

Mar 31st 2016, 2:02 PM 7,796 Views 22 Comments

The governing body only notes one song in their charge sheet from the recent Europa League clash.

# manchester - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

This gal's strangely graceful nightclub fall is going viral on Facebook
# I Believe I Can Fly
From The Daily Edge
# I Believe I Can Fly

This gal's strangely graceful nightclub fall is going viral on Facebook

Mar 22nd 2016, 7:39 PM 11,452 Views 2 Comments

When your legs don’t work like they used to before…

# manchester - Monday 21 March, 2016

Husband of world-renowned concert pianist jailed for her murder
# Natalia Strelchenko
# Natalia Strelchenko

Husband of world-renowned concert pianist jailed for her murder

Mar 21st 2016, 8:12 PM 21,592 Views 11 Comments

John Martin will serve a minimum of 18 years in jail.

# manchester - Saturday 12 March, 2016

McDonald's hires bouncers after anti-social behaviour from schoolchildren
# Manchester
# Manchester

McDonald's hires bouncers after anti-social behaviour from schoolchildren

Mar 12th 2016, 12:29 PM 21,971 Views 26 Comments

The teenagers reportedly caused thousands of pounds worth of damage.

# manchester - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Some madman has created a Creme Egg pizza
# Crazy Pedro's
From The Daily Edge
# Crazy Pedro's

Some madman has created a Creme Egg pizza

Mar 3rd 2016, 8:03 PM 3,665 Views 2 Comments

Just when we thought we’d seen it all.

Police hunt for man who fled court just before being found guilty of child rape
# Manchester
# Manchester

Police hunt for man who fled court just before being found guilty of child rape

Mar 3rd 2016, 3:09 PM 13,394 Views 50 Comments

The 37-year-old man fled from court in Manchester while the jury were deliberating on the verdict.

Manchester council bans swearing on streets near football stadium
# What The F***
# What The F***

Manchester council bans swearing on streets near football stadium

Mar 3rd 2016, 9:32 AM 7,792 Views 42 Comments

The council said it was introduced to address anti-social behaviour.

# manchester - Friday 26 February, 2016

Ridiculous Frampton-Quigg dressing-room row believed to finally be resolved
# Petty Squabble
From The42
# Petty Squabble

Ridiculous Frampton-Quigg dressing-room row believed to finally be resolved

Feb 26th 2016, 9:21 PM 7,809 Views 2 Comments

Barry McGuigan said that the issue was only raised to rattle a ‘superstitious’ Quigg

# manchester - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

'Vile and reprehensible' - Dubliner jailed for life for raping woman in front of her child
# Manchester
# Manchester

'Vile and reprehensible' - Dubliner jailed for life for raping woman in front of her child

Feb 23rd 2016, 11:39 AM 23,397 Views 38 Comments

Lawlor attacked two women in the space of three hours on the night of 10 July 2015.

# manchester - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Irish woman among six arrested in Spain over violence and organised crime
# Costa Del Sol
# Costa Del Sol

Irish woman among six arrested in Spain over violence and organised crime

Feb 18th 2016, 9:50 PM 30,280 Views 15 Comments

The Dublin woman was arrested on suspicion of membership of an organised crime group.

# manchester - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Primary school asks parents not to smoke cannabis when dropping children off
# Greater Manchester
# Greater Manchester

Primary school asks parents not to smoke cannabis when dropping children off

Feb 17th 2016, 11:02 AM 24,673 Views 45 Comments

Police are working with the school to crack down on the issue.

# manchester - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Woman falls 60ft in John Lewis shop ... and lands on a bed
# Very Lucky
# Very Lucky

Woman falls 60ft in John Lewis shop ... and lands on a bed

Feb 10th 2016, 8:38 AM 26,583 Views 25 Comments

The incident happened in the Greater Manchester area.

# manchester - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Judge praises sex workers' "courage and determination", returns "hard earned" cash stolen from them
# Clyde Court Hotel
# Clyde Court Hotel

Judge praises sex workers' "courage and determination", returns "hard earned" cash stolen from them

Feb 9th 2016, 4:07 PM 42,332 Views 52 Comments

The prosecution in the case of thief Mantas Grazevicius had suggested that two sex workers’ earnings that Grazevicius had stolen be confiscated by the State.

# manchester - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Police probe Irish link to mystery man found dead on the moors near Manchester
# Saddleworth Moor
# Saddleworth Moor

Police probe Irish link to mystery man found dead on the moors near Manchester

Jan 28th 2016, 8:44 PM 30,823 Views 8 Comments

Greater Manchester Police suspect the unidentified, elderly man may be connected to a 1949 plane crash.

# manchester - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Homeless man found dead in burning tent was beaten before death - Police
# Manchester
# Manchester

Homeless man found dead in burning tent was beaten before death - Police

Jan 21st 2016, 9:42 PM 14,950 Views 13 Comments

The 23-year-old had been living rough for a number of years before his death.

# manchester - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Manchester police fight back at 'Canal Pusher' serial killer myth
# Investigation
# Investigation

Manchester police fight back at 'Canal Pusher' serial killer myth

Jan 19th 2016, 7:10 PM 24,341 Views 14 Comments

The situation is going to be examined in a documentary due to air tonight.

# manchester - Sunday 17 January, 2016

34-year-old woman arrested in connection with murder of company director
# Manchester
# Manchester

34-year-old woman arrested in connection with murder of company director

Jan 17th 2016, 5:30 PM 31,089 Views 6 Comments

The dead woman, believed to be 60-year-old Sadie Hartley, was found with multiple stab wounds at her luxury country home on Friday evening

# manchester - Thursday 14 January, 2016

English man jailed for life for "barbaric" murder of his two-week old daughter
# Florence Mae Collins
# Florence Mae Collins

English man jailed for life for "barbaric" murder of his two-week old daughter

Jan 14th 2016, 10:41 PM 43,031 Views 54 Comments

“It is almost impossible to believe that anyone could subject a tiny baby to such a disgusting attack, let alone her own father.”

# manchester - Friday 8 January, 2016

Girls banned from wearing coloured bras at school as they 'distract boys'
# Manchester
# Manchester

Girls banned from wearing coloured bras at school as they 'distract boys'

Jan 8th 2016, 4:33 PM 26,539 Views 68 Comments

Students have claimed teachers also patrol corridors with wet wipes to make sure girls don’t wear make-up.

# manchester - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Analysis: Lee should not rely on stoppage in style wars
# PRIDE ON THE LINE
From The42
# PRIDE ON THE LINE

Analysis: Lee should not rely on stoppage in style wars

Dec 19th 2015, 9:40 AM 13,305 Views 19 Comments

Champion has the boxing ability to beat Saunders, but his knockout streak could lead to risky tactics.

# manchester - Monday 14 December, 2015

CCTV footage shows 190 Christmas trees being stolen from mini market
# Bah Humbug
# Bah Humbug

CCTV footage shows 190 Christmas trees being stolen from mini market

Dec 14th 2015, 7:00 PM 22,020 Views 24 Comments

The trees are now being sold out of the back of a van.

# manchester - Friday 4 December, 2015

WATCH: Teen sentenced for robbing a Subway armed with a machete
# Manchester
# Manchester

WATCH: Teen sentenced for robbing a Subway armed with a machete

Dec 4th 2015, 9:39 PM 13,880 Views 29 Comments

The 16-year-old boy threatened staff with the knife, before ripping a cash register from its drawer.

# manchester - Friday 27 November, 2015

Boy writes heart-wrenching note asking Santa to help catch the man who shot him
# Greater Manchester Police
# Greater Manchester Police

Boy writes heart-wrenching note asking Santa to help catch the man who shot him

Nov 27th 2015, 11:00 AM 21,588 Views 24 Comments

Christian Hickey and his mother Jayne were shot on the doorstep of their home in Manchester.

# manchester - Monday 23 November, 2015

This is the most clever road sign you'll see today
# Goes Both Ways
From The Daily Edge
# Goes Both Ways

This is the most clever road sign you'll see today

Nov 23rd 2015, 8:34 AM 5,132 Views 1 Comment

Well played, guys.

# manchester - Thursday 12 November, 2015

An elderly couple rang 999 because they're lonely, so a policeman came for tea
# Act Of Kindness
From The Daily Edge
# Act Of Kindness

An elderly couple rang 999 because they're lonely, so a policeman came for tea

Nov 12th 2015, 10:07 PM 5,097 Views 1 Comment

Stu Ockwell said the couple had called “out of desperation” for someone to talk to.

Police share cup of tea with elderly couple who rang 999 because they were lonely
# Heartwarming
# Heartwarming

Police share cup of tea with elderly couple who rang 999 because they were lonely

Nov 12th 2015, 5:28 PM 40,906 Views 21 Comments

The police officer involved said that the couple had called “out of desperation”.

# manchester - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

# manchester - Monday 19 October, 2015

Gary Neville and Ryan Giggs reduce homeless group to tears with incredibly kind gesture
# Classy Touch
From The42
# Classy Touch

Gary Neville and Ryan Giggs reduce homeless group to tears with incredibly kind gesture

Oct 19th 2015, 11:33 AM 33,708 Views 23 Comments

The former team-mates have told homeless squatters they can stay in their hotel for the winter.