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IFA7 appoints of Mohammad Asad Shamim as Vice President for the UAE and the UK

This announcement of the appointment of Mohammad Asad Shamim as Vice President for the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom by the International Football 7 (IFA7) governing body is


Family Hubs rollout will support local families and young children

Families across England will be offered help and support with issues such as infant feeding and mental health as the government announce the roll out of Family Hubs and the


Greater Manchester Police and partner agencies test response to terrorist attack

Greater Manchester Police and partner agencies took part in a training exercise led by Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service (GMFRS) at Leigh Sports Village in Leigh. Based on a


Peaky Blinders – The Redemption of Thomas Shelby

Written and adapted for the stage by Peaky Blinders’ creator Steven Knight and choreographed and directed by Rambert’s Artistic Director Benoit Swan Pouffer Narrated by Birmingham-born poet and writer Benjamin


North West NHS urges eligible people to get their free flu jab as numbers of children in hospital remains high

NHS leaders in the North Westare urging eligible people to get their free NHS flu vaccine as thousands of people across the country are still in hospital with flu and


NHS in the North West issues final call to come forward for covid booster

The North West’s lead clinician for COVID-19 vaccination is encouraging people to come forward for their booster doses before the offer, part of the biggest and most successful programme in


Two North West women whose lives were saved by cervical screening urge others to attend their smear tests

Two women from the North West who say routine cervical screening saved their lives are urging others to attend their smear test appointments when invited. Mum of two Sophie Banawich,


Community collaboration in the face of climate change at Blackburn with Darwen People’s Jury launch event

There was electricity in the air at the Blackburn with Darwen People’s Jury on the Climate Change Crisis launch event last week, with almost 100 local residents, stakeholders and organisations


Residents thanked their Councillors for successfully campaigning to stamp out a notorious car accident hotspot.

Over the years, Spotland Road has seen numerous crashes, including at least one that was fatal. Residents had also raised numerous issues with speeding drivers. The worst accident blackspot was


New housing development benefits local residents and businesses

The council’s Upperbanks housing development in Rochdale has already benefited the borough’s local economy and residents. The development, being created on a brownfield site next to the Rochdale Riverside retail