A Salford craft group is bringing people together to chat and provide respite from the stresses of daily life. Crafty Fridays, based in Langworthy Cornerstone, was set up in October to let people “have a go at creating something, chat, relax and enjoy something different.” With March being National Craft Month, the group encourages people […]
One of the most obvious ripple effects of the Russian invasion on Ukraine is that it has put the European countries that heavily rely on the former’s energy exports in a tough spot. While these countries have been exploring alternative fuel options and how quick they can switch to them, coal has emerged as a […]
CR: TedX Manchester By Lauren Barclay Following two years of cancelled performances, TedX returned to Manchester last weekend. On Saturday 12th March, the Bridgewater Hall welcomed 12 speakers and a musical performance to entertain a Manchester audience of over 1700. Founder and organiser, Herb Kim, opened the event reflecting on the past two years. “We […]
Mid-week Premier League football returns tonight with two rescheduled fixtures from earlier in the season. Meanwhile, it’s also the final round of fixtures in the last 16 of the Champions League, with Chelsea’s trip to Lille the pick of the pair. Arsenal v Liverpool Liverpool will look to go just one point behind Man City […]
By Alex Daniel While the war in Ukraine has raged on, we in the outside world have heard little about the combat itself, instead, news has focused on the wider political situation we can see and the one thing we can measure – the numbers of refugees forced from Ukrainian soil. What little we have […]
By Michael Slavin and Paige Lockwell The Northumbria Police and Crime Commissioner has unveiled a new scheme intended to fight poverty by committing cash seized from criminals to community causes. Kim McGuinness announced that to kick-start the scheme, £130,000 of cash would be award to a range of causes across Northumbria. These include the “New […]
Two powerful earthquakes with a magnitude of 7.3 and 6.4 has been reported off the coast of Fukushima, Japan, triggering a tsunami advisory from Japanese officials.
The advisory warns that a tsunami with heights reaching 1 metre above normal tide levels is now likely.