Friday, August 18, 2017

Rail passengers to face fare increases from next year

Rail passengers are to face their biggest increase in ticket prices in five years. January's price hikes are linked to inflation rates released this week...

Totally Stockport news published weekly

A new weekly news column launched by the team behind the Stockport Buisness Improvement District is gaining popularity. Totally Stockport, which champions town centre businesses is...

An appeal find a good Samaritan in Stockport has been shared...

A mum has launched an appeal on social media to find a stranger who she says paid £85 for her stranded daughter’s train ticket...

Red Cross Trafford Centre Charity Abseil 2017

Do something daring in 2017 - Abseil 60 metres for the British Red Cross! Does a 60m abseil to raise funds for the work of...

Complaints about a sewage works in been so bad a phone...

Complaints about a sewage works in been so bad a phone line has been set up for people to report when it stinks too...

Hospital bosses have apologised to the relatives of a young man

Hospital bosses have apologised to the relatives of a young man after medics missed a chance to treat a heart condition that killed him. Dean...

Drugs deaths on the increase in the North West

A record number of people are being killed by both legal and illegal drugs in England and Wales - and the North West has the...

Calls to improve air quality in Cheshire

Campaigners are calling for more to be done to improve air quality in parts of Cheshire. The call comes following the government's Air Quality plan...

Government cost cuts blamed for deteriorating school buildings

Government cuts are being blamed for the condition of school buildings in Stockport. It's been reported Didsbury Road Primary needs to be rebuilt - and...

Man who conned £160,000 from elderly woman handed prison sentence

A fraudster who conned an elderly woman into handing over £160,000 has been jailed. John Edward Burke from Altrincham got to know his 83-year-old victim...