News published September 2018
Mayor discusses potential graphene partnership with major Chinese city during trade visit
21 September 2018
THE Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham has discussed a potential graphene partnership with a major Chinese city as part of his trade visit.
Deputy Mayor responds to ORR Inquiry finding that "passengers let down by rail industry failures"
20 September 2018
THE DEPUTY Mayor of Greater Manchester, Bev Hughes, has responded to the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) Inquiry's findings that passengers in the city-region were "let down by rail industry failures"
Andy Burnham takes high-speed rail on trade mission to China
18 September 2018
The Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, is showcasing the city-region to a mass global market this week as he conducts a trade mission to the world’s most populous country, China.
Deputy Mayor's response to following the release of national police complaints statistics
14 September 2018
The Deputy Mayor of Greater Manchester has responded to the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) following their release of national police complaints statistics for England and Wales 2017/18.
Mayor welcomes troubleshooter appointed to tackle railway chaos
13 September 2018
The Mayor of Greater Manchester has welcomed the announcement that a troubleshooter is to be appointed by Government to deal with the rail chaos affecting the North of England.
Mayor responds to Delay Repay announcement
13 September 2018
A response from the Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, to the Department for Transport's Delay Repay announcement.
Statement following Prime Minister's Questions
12 September 2018
Statement in response to a question raised in today's Prime Minister's Questions (Wednesday 12 September).
Clueless Ministers are holding communities to ransom – Deputy Mayor
11 September 2018
At long last, the Government’s reckless ignorance of the demands of policing and the funding needed to sustain it have been exposed, says the Deputy Mayor of Greater Manchester.
Greater Manchester shows its support for World Suicide Prevention Day
10 September 2018
GREATER Manchester is today showing its support for World Suicide Prevention Day and pledging to help reduce loneliness
Applications now open for key police panel
5 September 2018
Five people are needed for roles on a panel which oversees the use of resources available to the Mayor and Chief Constable for Policing in Greater Manchester.