Richard Leese

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Ariana Grande performs during the One Love Manchester benefit concert at Emirates Old Trafford,  Manchester, England. Photograph: Dave Hogan for One Love Manchester/PA Wire

Councillors in Manchester have voted unanimously to make Ariana Grande an honorary citizen of the city, following the terror attack at the singer’s Ma(...)

Ariana Grande and Miley Cyrus perform during the One Love Manchester benefit concert for the victims of the Manchester Arena terror attack, at Old Trafford cricket ground on June 4th. Photograph: Dave Hogan/One Love Manchester/via Reuters

Ariana Grande is to become the first honorary citizen of Manchester for helping to raise millions of pounds for victims of the Manchester Arena attack(...)

An injured woman is helped away from the scene in Manchester following an IRA bomb blast in June 1996. File photograph: Malcolm Croft/PA

At 10pm on Monday I walked out of the shadowy corridors of Manchester Town Hall, which had just been hosting a civic reception for Maria Balshaw, the (...)

Intensive research with intuitive response: Emergency services at the scene of the IRA bomb  in Manchester city centre in 1996. Photograph: PA Wire

Louise Lowe rarely dries up in conversation. To some extent, her job as a director depends on it. Anu Productions, the company she established with v(...)

‘I watched the recent Newsnight interview with Yvette Cooper in amazement. How many people was she out to alienate?’ Photograph:  Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

Who is really powerful in the British Labour party? Who wins votes, decides policies, commands budgets, doles out jobs? Who knows how to run something(...)