Do a deal today or else: Ministers threaten to FORCE Tier 3 on Greater Manchester

Ministers sent an ultimatum to Andy Burnham and mutinous Greater Manchester MPs that they must do a deal on Tier Three lockdown today – or face being forced into tougher coronavirus curbs. Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick warned that talks had gone on ‘too long’ and the government could force the issue as early as tomorrow … Read more Do a deal today or else: Ministers threaten to FORCE Tier 3 on Greater Manchester

Pictured: Son of Cambridge academic, 19, who died in halls at Manchester University

Finn Kitson, 19, was found dead at halls of residence at the University of Manchester A teenage university student, who is the son of a leading Cambridge academic, died in his halls of residence after suffering with ‘severe anxiety’ during a campus ‘lockdown’, his family say. The 19-year-old student, named by his family as Finn … Read more Pictured: Son of Cambridge academic, 19, who died in halls at Manchester University

Boris Johnson offers Manchester tens of millions of pounds extra support to go into Tier 3 lockdown

Boris Johnson last night offered Greater Manchester tens of millions of pounds in extra support if the region agrees to accept the toughest level of lockdown restrictions. Adopting a ‘carrot and stick’ approach, the Government yesterday criticised Labour mayor Andy Burnham in public while offering him additional financial aid in private. Cabinet Office Minister Michael … Read more Boris Johnson offers Manchester tens of millions of pounds extra support to go into Tier 3 lockdown

Police launch probe after ‘human bones’ were found in town in Greater Manchester

Police launch probe after ‘human bones’ were found in a Greater Manchester town The discovery was made  before 10.05am on Saturday near Calf Lane in Mossley  Police have  described  the discovery as ‘possible human bones’ The scene has been cordoned off while the investigation continues By Aliki Kraterou For Mailonline Published: 15:16 BST, 18 October … Read more Police launch probe after ‘human bones’ were found in town in Greater Manchester

Moment Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero grabs assistant referee Sian Massey-Ellis around neck

This is the moment Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero grabs a female assistant referee around the back of the neck during a dispute over a throw-in. The Argentinian forward is seen putting his left on on Sian Massey-Ellis during last night’s 1-0 win over Arsenal. Today it has been revealed that the striker will not … Read more Moment Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero grabs assistant referee Sian Massey-Ellis around neck

Andy Burnham accuses Boris Johnson of ‘exaggerating’ Manchester outbreak

Andy Burnham today accused Boris Johnson of ‘exaggerating’ the severity of the coronavirus outbreak in Greater Manchester as Michael Gove said the mayor was ‘posturing’ and must accept the region moving into Tier Three restrictions. Mr Johnson said in a Downing Street press conference on Friday that ‘time is of the essence’ and the situation … Read more Andy Burnham accuses Boris Johnson of ‘exaggerating’ Manchester outbreak

Love Island’s Paige Turley walks hand-in-hand with boyfriend Finn Tapp in Manchester

Love Island’s Paige Turley goes makeup-free and cuts a casual figure in a khaki green jacket as she walks hand-in-hand with boyfriend Finn Tapp in Manchester By Olivia Wheeler For Mailonline Published: 19:49 BST, 17 October 2020 | Updated: 19:51 BST, 17 October 2020 She recently admitted lockdown was a ‘blessing in disguise’ for their … Read more Love Island’s Paige Turley walks hand-in-hand with boyfriend Finn Tapp in Manchester

Chelsee Healey exudes style as she goes braless in a plunging bright pink suit in Manchester

Chelsee Healey exudes style as she goes braless in a plunging bright pink suit while stepping out in Manchester By Bryony Jewell For Mailonline Published: 19:28 BST, 17 October 2020 | Updated: 19:28 BST, 17 October 2020 She always looks sensational whenever she steps out. And Chelsee Healey was sure to turn heads as she donned … Read more Chelsee Healey exudes style as she goes braless in a plunging bright pink suit in Manchester

Coronavirus UK: Boris Johnson backed down from imposing Tier 3 on Manchester amid policing fears

Boris Johnson backed down from plunging Manchester into Tier Three coronavirus restrictions amid fears police would not enforce the rules without Mayor Andy Burnham’s backing.  Greater Manchester Police currently answers to the city’s Labour Mayor, while police and crime commissioners – a role filled in Manchester by Mr Burnham – have the power to set strategic … Read more Coronavirus UK: Boris Johnson backed down from imposing Tier 3 on Manchester amid policing fears

Boris Johnson backed down from imposing Tier 3 Covid rules on Manchester amid policing fears

Boris Johnson backed down from imposing Tier 3 Covid rules on Manchester because he ‘feared police won’t enforce them effectively’ without Andy Burnham’s backing Greater Manchester Police currently answers to Labour mayor Andy Burnham  Negotiation between Government and city’s leaders will continue over weekend It comes after the PM hailed agreement with Lancashire to move to … Read more Boris Johnson backed down from imposing Tier 3 Covid rules on Manchester amid policing fears