Manchester Aquatics Centre

GM kicks on with retrofit plan

A draft action plan for the next three years has been issued by the Greater Manchester Retrofit Task Force, which is aiming to undertake 61,000 domestic retrofits a year by 2030.

Cream Mill Canal Basin

Bolton rejects canalside housing plan

Neil Tague

A proposal from Watson Homes for 255 houses, along with canalside restoration work in Little Lever has been refused at planning committee on Green Belt grounds.

Swinton What Couldve Been

COMMENT | Place leadership in GM: continuity or change

We are all busy "levelling up". But what values should be guiding this next round of transformations of Greater Manchester's towns and cities, asks Lucy Wallwork of environmental consultancy LUC. Do we need more of the same or something new?