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Young people in the UK are twice as likely as older people to pray regularly. Survey

Young people in the UK are twice as likely as older people to pray regularly, a new survey has found. Some 51% of 18 to 34-year-olds polled by Savanta ComRes


“I have a mutual respect policy”. Abdul, Jobcentre Plus Work Coach

Growing up in West Birmingham, Abdul knew from an early age that he wanted to make a difference. His passion led him to start his own youth organisation, which helped


Greater Manchester councils Unifies for Good Employment Practices

In a landmark move, all ten local authorities in Greater Manchester have pledged their commitment to providing fair and equitable employment practices by becoming members of the Greater Manchester Good


How English matrimonial law fails Muslim and Jewish women

On the afternoon of Sunday 26 November, the Muslim Jewish Forum of Greater Manchester held its first “Loose Lawyers” panel event since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. They were


Bradford College Announces New Graduate Award Winners

In a poignant display of academic brilliance and unwavering resilience, Bradford College honored four exceptional graduates at its recent graduation ceremonies. The inaugural Principal’s Award for Excellence and the Principal’s


Community Badminton Rally for Charity

Rochdale Leisure Centre was buzzing with activity over the weekend as local badminton enthusiasts gathered for a charity tournament organised by Khalid Abbas, co-ordinator of KPACE (Kidney Patient & Career


Giant Lung Roadshow tours England to encourage the South Asian community to act on early lung cancer symptoms

The NHS is visiting thousands of people in England’s lung cancer hotspots with giant inflatable lungs this month, to raise awareness of potential cancer symptoms and help catch cancer earlier.


Professor Adeeba Malik CBE DL has been nominated as the new High Sheriff of West Yorkshire for 2024-25

The annual nominations are made by the Lords of the Council in the King’s Bench Division of the High Court of Justice presided over by the Lord Chief Justice, held this


Born in Bradford’s Better Start: 5,000 babies and counting!

A major project following the lives of thousands of Bradford babies has reached a big milestone with over 5,000 babies now signed-up for ‘Born in Bradford’s Better Start (BiBBS).  Coinciding


Manchester Airport Charity Runway Run Raises Over £7,000 for Three Good Causes

Around 100 fun runners took to Manchester Airport’s runway two on Sunday afternoon, raising more than £7,000 for three nominated charities. Manchester Airport colleagues and staff working for airport community


Meanwood Primary School Rochdale Raises £418.86 for Children in Need charity

(Picture : BBC Children in Need 2023) Meanwood Primary School in Rochdale is celebrating after raising an amazing £418.86 for Children in Need charity. The school community came together to


Young People Join Forces To Protect The Planet

Participants from Rochdale AFC Community Trust will join more than 120 young people representing clubs from across the Premier League and English Football League at a special Protect the Planet