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Manchester: City and metropolitan borough in England
Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England. The city has a population of 547,627 and lies within the United Kingdom's second-most populous urban area, with a population of 2.5 million and third-most populous metropolitan area, with a population of 3.3 million. It is fringed by the Cheshire Plain to the south, the Pennines to the north and east, and an arc of towns with which it forms a continuous conurbation. The local authority for the city is Manchester City Council.

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UK Covid-19 rules: Govt imposes new restrictions on Manchester [Video]

UK Covid-19 rules: Govt imposes new restrictions on Manchester

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Noodle aid: A treat for Manchester's isolated students [Video]

Noodle aid: A treat for Manchester's isolated students

Students at Manchester Metropolitan University's Cambridge Halls receivenoodles delivered in a Second World War tank from noodle brand Chopstix.Cambridge House was one of the residences which hit the..

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Chief Constable: Leaders are agreed for need of proportionate enforcement of lockdown rules in Manchester [Video]

Chief Constable: Leaders are agreed for need of proportionate enforcement of lockdown rules in Manchester

Chief Constable of Greater Manchester Police Ian Hopkins responds to claims hewill not enforce Tier 3 lockdown restrictions without the support of thecity's mayor Andy Burnham. Mr Hopkins said the..

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Manchester mural adapted from NHS worker portrait [Video]

Manchester mural adapted from NHS worker portrait

A portrait of NHS worker Melanie Senior, originally taken by photographer and fellow nurse Johannah Churchill in March, has been made into a mural by Manchester artist Pete Barber. The portrait..

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Andy Burnham against Tier 3 proposal in Manchester [Video]

Andy Burnham against Tier 3 proposal in Manchester

Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham says a national circuit-breaker lockdownwould be a “better and fairer way” of tackling the pandemic. Mr Burnham isagainst tier three restrictions being imposed..

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Nightingale hospitals placed on standby as Covid cases rise [Video]

Nightingale hospitals placed on standby as Covid cases rise

Professor Stephen Powis has confirmed three NHS Nightingale hospitals have been placed on standby to take Covid patients. The hospitals in Manchester, Sunderland and Harrogate will mobilise within..

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Public have their say on potential pub closures in the North [Video]

Public have their say on potential pub closures in the North

Members of the public in Manchester have had their say on the potential plans to temporarily close pubs and restaurants in the north of England in a bid to limit the spread of coronavirus. Report by..

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Manchester based students describe halls lockdown [Video]

Manchester based students describe halls lockdown

Students in Manchester describe what it’s like after their university accommodation was put under lockdown. One fresher, who tested positive for coronavirus, said he was “not surprised” by this..

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Manchester students unable to leave halls [Video]

Manchester students unable to leave halls

Residents of Manchester Metropolitan University's Birtley Hall are currentlyunable to leave their accommodation after Covid-19 cases were reported.

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Students react to being told to self-isolate for 14 days [Video]

Students react to being told to self-isolate for 14 days

Hundreds of university students in Manchester have been told to isolate after 127 tested positive for coronavirus. Some 1,700 students at the Birley campus and Cambridge Halls at Manchester..

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Manchester university student: Imposed isolation has been poorly handled [Video]

Manchester university student: Imposed isolation has been poorly handled

Manchester Metropolitan University student Dominic Waddell describes hisexperience of imposed self-isolation at the Birley Naylor accommodation. Hesays the situation has been handled poorly as students..

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Manchester inquiry hears first officer on scene statement: I can only describe it as a war zone [Video]

Manchester inquiry hears first officer on scene statement: I can only describe it as a war zone

Paul Greaney QC, counsel to the Manchester inquiry read from the statement ofBTP officer Jessica Bullough, the first police officer on the scene at theCity Room, less than two minutes after the blast...

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The temporary hospital will treat patients recovering from coronavirus.
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Christie hospital: Inside Europe's largest cancer unit

BBC Breakfast spent four days filming inside The Christie Hospital in Manchester, meeting patients and staff.
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Covid: Manchester in limbo as deal deadline passes

The government had suggested tier three rules could be imposed if no deal was reached by noon.
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Coronavirus: Tory MPs clash over Manchester restrictions

Three MPs for the region criticise colleagues who urged Andy Burnham to "engage" with the government.
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Covid: Confusion over fresh talks in Manchester tier row

Downing Street says talks will resume on Sunday - but local leaders deny knowledge of a call.
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Covid: Tighter rules kick in for millions in England

But a stalemate continues in Manchester as local leaders resist central government's proposals.
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Dr Richard Freeman tribunal: 'I've never doped a rider'

At his tribunal in Manchester, former British Cycling and Team Sky doctor Dr Richard Freeman says he "never doped a rider".
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Covid: Manchester pub closures 'won't stop infection rate rising'

A group of MPs opposes potential plans to impose pub closures and travel restrictions in Manchester.
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Pochettino being considered by both Manchester clubs - Sunday's gossip

Former Tottenham boss targeted by both Manchester giants, West Ham eye Brentford forward, Liverpool could sign Butland, plus more.
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Ian Curtis tribute marks Mental Health Day

A mural pays tribute to the lead singer of Joy Division in Manchester.
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Coronavirus: Almost 900 Manchester Airports Group job cuts

Passenger numbers at Manchester, London Stansted and East Midlands airports have fallen by 27m.
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Coronavirus: Manchester universities move teaching online

The move in Manchester comes after hundreds of students in the city tested positive for coronavirus.
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Manchester Metropolitan University students forced into lockdown

Hundreds of students in two Manchester accommodation blocks must self-isolate for 14 days.
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Premier League: Wilfried Zaha stars as Crystal Palace defeat Man Utd

premier league: wilfried zaha stars as crystal palace defeat man utd
Manchester [UK], September 20 (ANI): Wilfried Zaha scored a brace as Crystal Palace defeated Manchester United 3-1 on Saturday (local time) in the Premier League 2020-21 season here at the Old Trafford..
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Manchester Arena Inquiry: Relatives to give 'pen portraits'

Families will give a "moving" personal insight into those who died in the Manchester bombing.
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Manchester Arena Inquiry: 'Confusion over gunman' at attack

The Manchester attack inquiry hears about incorrect reports of an "active shooter" at the scene.
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Bees "give me strength" for Manchester attack inquiry

One victim's mother says the city's symbol will steel her for the upcoming inquiry into the attack.
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Manchester abduction: Man bundled into van

Two men are arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to kidnap, after a man was abducted on a street in Manchester.
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Hotel bar name left Twitter users 'disgusted'

hotel bar name left twitter users 'disgusted'
An English hotel has changed the name of its bar after facing backlash due to its ties to slavery.The 'Hollow Cow Hotel' in Manchester has apologised, following criticism online, after a screenshot of..
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Manchester shooting: Families in plea to find lockdown party killer

Abayomi Ajose and Cheriff Tall's families renew pleas to find the killer from the Manchester party.
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Coronavirus: Police 'can't win' after breaking up Manchester birthday party

Chief Constable Ian Hopkins says police are trying to be "proportionate" when tackling gatherings.
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Bomber's brother gets 55 years for Manchester concert attack

bomber's brother gets 55 years for manchester concert attack
LONDON (AP) — The brother of the suicide bomber who set off an explosion at a 2017 Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, killing 22 people and injuring hundreds, was sentenced Thursday to a..
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Hashem Abedi: Coward whose delays and denials worsened trauma for Manchester attack victims' families

Abedi was repeatedly absent from court, at one point claiming he was allergic to tap water
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Manchester attack: Hashem Abedi refuses to leave cell

Hashem Abedi refuses to attend a court as it hears emotional testimony from his victims' relatives.
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Manchester lockdown party house closed for three months

About 200 people gathered in the Gorton area of Manchester where police were pelted with missiles.
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Two elderly woman sexually assaulted in Manchester care home

A man entered the premises in Greater Manchester "by unknown mean", police say.
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Coronavirus: Are people in Manchester respecting the new restrictions?

People in Manchester react to new lockdown laws which make it illegal to visit each other's homes.
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Manchester lockdown: Confusion as GPs text patients saying families can meet, contravening new regulations

Follow-up message admits mistake
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Mohamoud Mohamed: Murder arrest after teenager stabbed in Manchester

A 17-year-old is held on suspicion of murder after Mohamoud Mohamed stabbed to death in Moss Side.
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Manchester stabbing: Boy, 17, dead and three injured

A 17-year-old is arrested after violence erupts between two groups in Rusholme, Manchester.
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Almost 1,000 apply for receptionist job in Manchester

With the hospitality sector savaged by the pandemic, jobs are attracting many more applicants.
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Manchester bombing survivors lose legal bid to be made 'core participants' in public inquiry

High Court refuses permission for judicial review of decision by inquiry chair
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Manchester shooting: Dad says killer is 'hiding like a rat'

Abayomi Ajose, and Cheriff Tall were shot dead at the party in Moss Side, Manchester.
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Manchester shooting: Woman arrested in double murder probe

A woman from Birmingham is being held for questioning over the Moss Side lockdown party deaths.
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Coronavirus: UK towns and cities warn of potential bankruptcy due to pandemic

Liverpool and Manchester council bosses among those urging the government for help to stave off financial disaster in 'a moment of profound crisis'
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Manchester shooting: Moss Side lockdown party victim a 'model son'

The family of Cheriff Tall - who was shot dead at the event in Moss Side - say they are 'broken'.
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Aguero to see specialist in Spain about 'damaged' knee

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MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero will travel to Barcelona to assess the extent of a left knee injury. The club's all-time leading scorer hobbled off at the end of the..
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Mother of Manchester arena victim calls Boris Johnson's Reading terror attack response 'offensive' and 'patronising'

'I think that sentence should never be uttered when people have died', mother of attack victim says
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Manchester shooting: Moss Side community 'devastated' by deaths

"Hundreds of people" gathered at a courtyard lockdown party in Manchester prior to the shooting.
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Manchester shootings: Police investigate double murder at lockdown street party

Victims aged 21 and 36 shot at 'unplanned event' in Moss Side, say detectives
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Manchester shooting: Man dead and another critically injured

A 36-year-old man dies and a 21-year-old is in a critical condition after a shooting in Manchester.
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'Get a taxi back to Manchester' - Keane fumes at De Gea and Maguire

Former Manchester United captain Roy Keane says he is "sick to death" of David de Gea, and that he should be made to get a taxi back from Friday's match at Tottenham.
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West Indies become first international team to arrive in UK since lockdown

The West Indies squad arrive in Manchester to begin their historic three-Test tour of England.
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Coronavirus: Music fan mayors to face off in charity DJ battle

The metropolitan mayors will spin sets featuring famous tracks from Manchester and Liverpool.
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Thousands expected to attend anti-racism protests across UK despite ministers warning against mass gatherings

Demonstrators set to gather in cities including London, Manchester, Sheffield, Bristol and Leicester
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Liverpool could win Premier League title at home after all

liverpool could win premier league title at home after all
MANCHESTER, England — Liverpool could end its 30-year title drought at home after all when the English Premier League resumes after the pandemic-enforced suspension. Police originally indicated they..
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'Brutal' attacker drove at man in Manchester petrol station

Aqeel Ahmed is sentenced to four years for the "brutal" and "unrelenting" attack on a stranger.
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Manchester Skyline residents refused access to cladding money

People living in Manchester's Skyline tower block are "heartbroken" they are excluded from the fund.
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