Tag: Homelessness

Jul 09
A choir of a thousand voices will perform in Cathedral Gardens this weekend

A choir of a thousand voices will perform in Manchester city centre’s Cathedral…

Jul 05
Unseen photos of top stars up for auction to raise funds for Manchester’s homeless and hungry

A collection of previously unseen images of world-renowned stars including Tim…

Apr 30
Student app founders pledge to help Manchester’s homeless and hungry

Founders of UniDosh, the smartphone app linking a workforce of students seeking extra…

Apr 23
Meet the woman campaigning to make Manchester a more sustainable and socially inclusive city

Plastic straws are used on average for 20 minutes, but can take over 400 years to…

Feb 18
Manchester homelessness initiative celebrates housing 250 rough sleepers in its first year

It is a year since the GM Homes Partnership was launched – a collaboration…

Feb 14
New beer festival featuring trailblazing breweries will raise money for Manchester homeless charities

Manchester brewers Cloudwater Brew Co are launching a new beer festival, called…

Jan 21
New BBC series to investigate Manchester’s homeless crisis and how it can be solved

BBC Manchester is this week launching a series of special reports on TV and radio…

Dec 19
Mustard Tree: inside the Ancoats charity helping hundreds of rough sleepers every year

The entrance to Mustard Tree in Ancoats is light, bright and welcoming. “We always…

Dec 18
Manchester Cathedral sock appeal to help homeless this winter – give your unwanted gifts a better home

Received socks again this Christmas? Don’t roll your eyes – you can donate…

Dec 03
Boxing champ Tyson Fury pledges £8 million purse to poor and homeless

Manchester boxer Tyson Fury, who promised to donate his entire £8 million purse to the…

Nov 29
The Manchester barber who gives free haircuts to the homeless has organised a Christmas event for them

The man who gives free haircuts to the homeless has organised a Christmas event for…

Nov 27
A giant ice Christmas tree where you can give gifts for the homeless is coming to Manchester

A 3.5-metre-tall solid ice Christmas tree sounds cold – but the one coming to…