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City and metropolitan borough in England

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Manchester: City and metropolitan borough in England
Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England. The city has a population of 547,627 and lies within the United Kingdom's second-most populous urban area, with a population of 2.7 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.

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Harry Styles invests in new U.K. arena venue [Video]

Harry Styles invests in new U.K. arena venue

Harry Styles is investing in a new arena to be built in his hometown of Manchester, England.

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Pep Guardiola on new Tier 3 rules for Manchester [Video]

Pep Guardiola on new Tier 3 rules for Manchester

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola sends a message to those in Manchesteras the city heads into Tier 3.

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UK Covid-19 rules: Govt imposes new restrictions on Manchester [Video]

UK Covid-19 rules: Govt imposes new restrictions on Manchester

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Noodle aid: A treat for Manchester's isolated students [Video]

Noodle aid: A treat for Manchester's isolated students

Students at Manchester Metropolitan University's Cambridge Halls receivenoodles delivered in a Second World War tank from noodle brand Chopstix.Cambridge House was one of the residences which hit the..

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Chief Constable: Leaders are agreed for need of proportionate enforcement of lockdown rules in Manchester [Video]

Chief Constable: Leaders are agreed for need of proportionate enforcement of lockdown rules in Manchester

Chief Constable of Greater Manchester Police Ian Hopkins responds to claims hewill not enforce Tier 3 lockdown restrictions without the support of thecity's mayor Andy Burnham. Mr Hopkins said the..

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Manchester mural adapted from NHS worker portrait [Video]

Manchester mural adapted from NHS worker portrait

A portrait of NHS worker Melanie Senior, originally taken by photographer and fellow nurse Johannah Churchill in March, has been made into a mural by Manchester artist Pete Barber. The portrait..

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Andy Burnham against Tier 3 proposal in Manchester [Video]

Andy Burnham against Tier 3 proposal in Manchester

Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham says a national circuit-breaker lockdownwould be a “better and fairer way” of tackling the pandemic. Mr Burnham isagainst tier three restrictions being imposed..

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Nightingale hospitals placed on standby as Covid cases rise [Video]

Nightingale hospitals placed on standby as Covid cases rise

Professor Stephen Powis has confirmed three NHS Nightingale hospitals have been placed on standby to take Covid patients. The hospitals in Manchester, Sunderland and Harrogate will mobilise within..

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Public have their say on potential pub closures in the North [Video]

Public have their say on potential pub closures in the North

Members of the public in Manchester have had their say on the potential plans to temporarily close pubs and restaurants in the north of England in a bid to limit the spread of coronavirus. Report by..

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Manchester based students describe halls lockdown [Video]

Manchester based students describe halls lockdown

Students in Manchester describe what it’s like after their university accommodation was put under lockdown. One fresher, who tested positive for coronavirus, said he was “not surprised” by this..

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Manchester students unable to leave halls [Video]

Manchester students unable to leave halls

Residents of Manchester Metropolitan University's Birtley Hall are currentlyunable to leave their accommodation after Covid-19 cases were reported.

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Students react to being told to self-isolate for 14 days [Video]

Students react to being told to self-isolate for 14 days

Hundreds of university students in Manchester have been told to isolate after 127 tested positive for coronavirus. Some 1,700 students at the Birley campus and Cambridge Halls at Manchester..

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Manchester university student: Imposed isolation has been poorly handled [Video]

Manchester university student: Imposed isolation has been poorly handled

Manchester Metropolitan University student Dominic Waddell describes hisexperience of imposed self-isolation at the Birley Naylor accommodation. Hesays the situation has been handled poorly as students..

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Manchester inquiry hears first officer on scene statement: I can only describe it as a war zone [Video]

Manchester inquiry hears first officer on scene statement: I can only describe it as a war zone

Paul Greaney QC, counsel to the Manchester inquiry read from the statement ofBTP officer Jessica Bullough, the first police officer on the scene at theCity Room, less than two minutes after the blast...

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The brother of the bomber who blew himself up at the end of an Ariana Grande concert in the English city of Manchester three years ago was found guilty on Tuesday of murdering the 22 victims.
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Man held after UK Manchester stabbings is arrested under terrorism law

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Man arrested after three stabbed at UK shopping mall

Three people were stabbed at a shopping center in the northern English city of Manchester on Friday and police said counter-terrorism detectives were leading the investigation.
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Four wounded after reported stabbings at UK shopping center

Paramedics were treating four people and police said they were responding to an incident at the Arndale shopping center in the northern English city of Manchester on Friday after reports of stabbings.
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40,000 toy soldiers highlight plight of injured British veterans

An installation of 40,000 miniature toy soldiers in a shopping center in Manchester, northern England, highlights the plight that many British soldiers face if their careers are ended by injury.
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EU lawmaker dealing with Brexit: PM Johnson's speech 'doesn't bode well'

EU lawmaker Philippe Lamberts said after British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's speech at the Conservative Party conference in Manchester that he was not reassured and a no-deal Brexit was looming.
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Bluff or masterstroke? Johnson's Brexit riddle baffles his party

As Britain's governing Conservatives hold their annual conference in Manchester there is one riddle which has echoed around the bars and restaurants - how will Prime Minister Boris Johnson fulfill his..
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Manchester bomber's brother appears in UK court charged with murder

A man accused of helping his suicide bomber brother plan a deadly 2017 arena attack in the northern city of Manchester appeared in a London court on Thursday.
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UK arrests Manchester bomber's brother after Libya extradition

The brother of a suicide bomber who attacked a concert in the British city of Manchester in 2017 was extradited from Libya on Wednesday and arrested in London on suspicion of helping plan the blast,..
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Manchester bomber's brother being extradited from Libya to UK

The brother of a suicide bomber suspected of helping plan a 2017 attack on a concert in the British city of Manchester was being extradited from Libya on Wednesday, according to the force that was..
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Brother of 2017 Manchester bomber being extradited from Libya to Britain - Tripoli force

The brother of a suicide bomber suspected of helping plan a 2017 attack on a concert in the British city of Manchester is being extradited from Libya, according to the force that was holding him in the..
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