Manchester

Tyson Fury’s failed retirement

Paris Fury[1] couldn’t have been happier when husband Tyson Fury[2] hung up his boxing[3] gloves in 2022 – but her relief didn’t last long.
Following his April 2022 victory against Dillian Whyte[4], the Gypsy King declared he was ‘going out with a bang…

British stocks represent golden buying opportunity, says HSBC

British stocks represent a golden buying opportunity, HSBC has said.The investment bank has told clients to buy UK-listed stocks, arguing that downward pressure on share prices from pension funds selling almost £2 trillion of assets has ended.“The…

Man in his 40s dies after four-vehicle crash on M58 motorway

A man aged in his 40s has tragically died after a crash on the M58 motorway.
The smash happened on the M58 westbound[1], between the M6 Orrell Interchange near Wigan[2] and junction three for St Helens. at around 12.53pm yesterday (Friday, May 17). A s…

KS3 / KS4 / GCSE History: The transport revolution

PROFESSOR JEREMY BLACK:
‘The industrial revolution in the 18th Century had seen unprecedented improvements to Britain’s transport network.’ But it was next great advance in transport technologyPROFESSOR JEREMY BLACK:
that truly enabled Wedgewood and hi…

M60: Motorway fully reopened after lorry fire halts traffic

Fire crews were called to the incident at around 2.50pm to the M60 anticlockwise between J11 and J10 after a lorry was reported to be on fire, halting traffic and causing four miles of congestion.
Traffic was released and all lanes reopened at around 3…

Bolton: Fire crews tackle fire caused by tumble dryer fault

The Recovery Room on Prince Street in Bolton was cordoned off at around 2pm today[1] (Wednesday) as four fire engines put out the blaze.
Fire crews from Bolton and Farnworth[2] and one ambulance was in attendance.

A spokesperson for Greater Manchester…