Category: Manchester

Man trapped under bin wagon near Marks and Spencer in Prestwich taken to hospital

Emergency services rescued a man trapped under a bin wagon in Prestwich.
Police, the ambulance service and firefighters were scrambled to Bury New Road, near to M&S Simply Food, following the collision just after 10am.
A spokesman for the fire serv…

Iran has now ditched them so why are we still running the 'bus-train'?

Nodding donkey, bone rattler, cattle truck.
Whatever you call it, the much-maligned Pacer train has now been haunting the tracks around Greater Manchester for more than 30 years.
Described as ‘trucks on wheels’ by Jeremy Corbyn during a visit to Manche…