Friday, Aug 19


Monkeypox vaccine walk-in opens to eligible in Trafford

Eligible Trafford residents will be able to walk-in for a monkeypox vaccine for the first time.


Aspiring zoologist lands spot at Oxford after A-Level success

An aspiring zoologist from Westholme School is heading to Oxford, with dreams of sharing her passion for conservation with the world.

Hacker who attacked businesses claimed he didn't own laptop or phone

A hacker who stole information from firms across the UK was sentenced to a significant stint in prison.

Thursday, Aug 18


Bolton students achieve incredible 99% A-level pass rate

A day of celebration and joy for students at The Sixth Form Bolton, who achieved an amazing 99% A-level pass rate, despite covid disruption.


Trafford's students overcome odds to achieve stellar A-level results

Students in Trafford overcame a number of challenges to receive a stellar set of A-level results.


AS IT HAPPENED: A-level results day for pupils in Trafford

Today is A-level results day for pupils in Trafford.


TikTok AI image generator from text: What is it and how to use it?

Various AI videos have trended before but now TikTok has its own filter.

Cost of living: Deadline for pensioners to claim payment today

A warning has been issued to households who could miss out on up to £3,300 a year if they don’t apply today.


Mark Briggs gives us his Beer of the Week - Roosters Fort Smith APA

Beer connoisseur and passionate pub campaigner, Mark gives us his decision on the tastiest beer he has sampled in the last seven days.

Officers cleared after chase ended in Devonte Scott's death in Stretford

Officers involved in a chase which ended in the death of an teenager acted in accordance with all policies and procedures, according to a watchdog.

Trafford's residents warned not to cancel direct debits for energy

Those struggling as a result of the cost of living crisis are not advised to cancel their direct debit for energy bills, according to Citizens Advice.

Wednesday, Aug 17


Arriva bus strike suspended with services to resume as deal is agreed

A bus strike affecting services in Trafford is to be suspended after an agreement was reached between the operator and two unions.


Arriva bus strike to continue as drivers refuse operator's offer

A bus strike affecting services in Trafford for the last month is set to continue after members of two unions opted to refuse an offer from the operator.


Man charged following violent burglary in Altrincham

A man has been charged following a violent burglary which took place in Altrincham.


Asda Rewards loyalty scheme now extended to stores nationwide, supermarket confirms

The scheme has been in trials since October, seeing over 1 million customers save.


Thousands of eligible households in Trafford missing out on Pension Credit

More than 2,200 households in Trafford are missing out on Pension Credit in the midst of a cost of living crisis, according to estimates.

Tuesday, Aug 16


No consultation on latest Clean Air Zone plans until next year

A public consultation on the latest proposals for a Clean Air Zone in Greater Manchester is set to take place early next year, a new report has revealed.


TikTok: What is the mouth taping trend and why it is dangerous?

TikTok has become the home of trends. Whether it’s a new beauty product, dance routine or crazy health hack that users swear by.


Trafford Housing Trust residents to receive energy advice service

Residents are to receive support to cut their energy bills after a housing association appointed an Energy Advisor.


Cost of living: Iceland launches interest-free loan scheme to help with food costs

As the cost of living crisis increases across the UK, Iceland has partnered with charity-owned lender Fair For You to help support customers.


Who is TikTok’s Kyle Thomas and what is his net worth?

The UK's highest earning TikTok teenager is from the UK.


Timperley FC's mission to turn field on The Devisdale into home for girls' teams

A mission of more than two years to turn a field in Altrincham into a home for Timperley FC's girls' teams is almost at an end.

Monday, Aug 15


Motorcyclist who died after crash near Congleton came from Urmston

A man in his 50s who died after a horror crash in Cheshire was from Trafford, police have revealed.


Virgin Media and O2 sign up to new Cost of Living scheme which will see bills slashed

The plans have been drawn up by Boris Johnson’s cost-of-living business Tsar David Buttress.


Arriva bus strike could come to an end in Trafford this week

A bus strike affecting services in Trafford could come to an end this week as the members of two unions are to be balloted on an offer from the operator.

BBC Three: Red Rose full cast list and how to watch

See the full cast list for BBC Three horror Red Rose, based in Bolton.

Sunday, Aug 14


A57(M) Mancunian Way closed both ways due to police incident

A major road in Greater Manchester has reopened after being closed due to a police incident, reports say.


Paul O'Grady last show on BBC Radio 2 - the real reason he's leaving

Ahead of his last show on BBC Radio 2, Paul O'Grady reveals the real reason he's leaving.


How to use air-con recirculation in-car & save £100s on fuel

Knowing when to hit this misunderstood button in your car could save you hundreds of pounds on your fuel bill – here’s what it does and when to use it.


Asda recall and 'do not eat' warning over contamination risk

The supermarket has taken the “precautionary action” to recall the product because of the risk, which has occurred due to a production fault