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Europe · Manchester

Manchester City investigate after Aston Villa keeper Robin Olsen assaulted during pitch invasion at the Etihad Stadium

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Manchester City beat Aston Villa 3-2 to win the Premier League title. City were 2-0 down with 15 minutes remaining but mounted a stunning comeback. Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard said that his goalkeeper Robin Olsen was "attacked" City have apologised for the incident and have launched an investigation.See the Story
Europe · Manchester

Two men charged following pitch invasion at City's win over Villa

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Phillip Maxwell, 28, was charged with throwing a pyrotechnic onto the pitch. Paul Colbridge, 37, charged with going onto the field of play. It was the latest in a series of incidents at grounds around England. Nottingham Forest fan Robert Biggs was jailed last week for assaulting Sheffield United striker Billy Sharp.See the Story
Europe · Manchester

Manchester United financial losses widen as broadcast revenue slips

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Manchester United reported widening losses and a growing debt pile for the third quarter of its financial year. The Old Trafford side, which are listed in New York, said they were fully concentrated on boosting performance on the pitch after a 21/22 domestic league campaign which saw United finish sixth in the table. The 58 points achieved was the lowest total for the club in the history of the Premier League.See the Story
Weapons · Oldham

Oldham's first openly gay council leader 'honoured' by role

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Amanda Chadderton says she is "proud" to have become Oldham's first openly gay council leader. The Labour politician was formally appointed at a meeting on Wednesday. She said: "It's the absolute honour of my life to stand here as leader of Oldham Council"See the Story
Oldham, England · Oldham

Oldham takeaway slammed after cockroaches found 'throughout' shop

Owners of Master Chef in Failsworth pleaded guilty to food hygiene offences. The dead cockroaches were discovered during a routine inspection by Oldham Council. Owner Abdul Ahad and the business were jointly charged with two offences under Food Safety and Hygiene (England) Regulations 2013. On May 19, 2022 at Tameside Magistrates Court guilty pleas were entered.See the Story
Greater Manchester · Greater Manchester

Parents would sell their home to fund son's £120k cancer treatment

Elliott Simpson's family say they have no choice but to seek private treatment costing £120,000See the Story
Manchester United · Greater Manchester

Hooligan on MI6 watchlist who 'abused Manchester United fans' gets ban

Liam Newton has been on an MI6 watchlist of known troublemakers since 2014. The 32-year-old was part of a group of so-called 'risk supporters' He caused chaos at nine different matches, with Manchester United, Birmingham City, Tottenham Hotspur and Middlesbrough as well as French team Lyon and German sides Schalke 04 and Frankfurt. The father-of-one told the court he had been attending West Ham games since he was five.See the Story
Greater Manchester · Greater Manchester

'I've waited 5 months for cancer treatment - now it's cancelled after IT crash'

The patient says he was told: 'We’re not allowed to see anybody because the consultant can’t access the records and it wouldn’t be safe to see them’See the Story
EasyJet · Greater Manchester

Families forced to cancel holidays and police called after easyJet IT failure

Budget airline cancels nine flights from Manchester Airport this afternoon. More than 200 flights across the UK are affected by the disruption. Armed police were called to deal with pockets of disorder at the airport. Outside the airport, a diesel spillage also created traffic misery for motorists. By 6pm, it's understood that easyJet had remedied the IT issues.See the Story

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