The sister of a teenager with sickle cell disease has overcome her fear of needles and donated blood for the first time to help..
City and metropolitan borough in England
Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England. The city has the country's fifth-largest population at 547,627 and lies within the United Kingdom's second-most populous urban area, with a population of 2.7 million, third most-populous county, at around 2.8 million, and third-most populous metropolitan area, with a population of 3.3 million. It is fringed by the Cheshire Plain to the south, the Pennines to the north and east, and an arc of towns with which it forms a continuous conurbation. The local authority for the city is Manchester City Council.
Manchester media coverage
The Greater Manchester mayor has continued his criticism of a Scottish travel ban for parts of the north of England, saying he felt..
Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham has accused the Scottish Government of “hypocrisy” over a travel ban to the North West.