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VIDEO: Police called after feathers fly at fashion expo

Messenger Newspapers: Pictures taken by Chloe Avon at the fashion and lifestyle expo

5:45pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

CLAIMS that traders were fleeced led to police being called to EventCity on Sunday.

Tickets for Abbotsfield Park bonfire event now on sale

Messenger Newspapers: The 2013 Clitheroe bonfire at the castle

6:18am Monday 13th October 2014

THE annual Abbotsfield Park bonfire event will this year be held on Saturday, November 8.

Trafford Council defers decision on Davyhulme coal bed methane (CBM) extraction site in Davyhulme

Messenger Newspapers: United Utilities treatment works in Davyhulme

3:29pm Thursday 9th October 2014

A PLANNING application for coal bed methane extraction (CBM) in Davyhulme – which was due to be considered at a meeting tonight – has been deferred by Trafford Council.

Storybook characters to visit the Trafford Centre

Messenger Newspapers: The Gruffalo

6:17am Thursday 9th October 2014

CHILDREN can meet their favourite storybook characters by attending a free event at the Trafford Centre .

Tickets for Davyhulme's 'A Christmas Cracker', featuring Wayne Devlin, go on sale

Messenger Newspapers: Wayne Devlin

10:50am Wednesday 8th October 2014

TICKETS have gone on sale for Davyhulme's 'A Christmas Cracker' featuring Wayne Devlin, the man known as 'Trafford's Frank Sinatra'.

Protest against methane extraction plan in Davyhulme

Messenger Newspapers: Trafford Town Hall

1:05pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

A PROTEST will be held outside Trafford Town Hall to object to a plan to allow methane gas extraction in Davyhulme.

Protest against methane extraction plan in Davyhulme

Messenger Newspapers: BCAG campaigners at the hearing Manchester Civil Justice Centre

11:18am Monday 6th October 2014

A PROTEST will be held outside Trafford Town Hall to object to a plan to allow methane gas extraction in Davyhulme.

History group's monthly meeting

4:31pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

Woodsend Local History Group is holding its Monthly Meeting at Woodsend Library, Woodsend Road, Urmston, on October 7 from 10am to noon.

Ashton on Mersey welcomes new priest

Messenger Newspapers: Pictured Rev Shaun Conlon (10146791)

7:28am Friday 19th September 2014

FATHER Shaun Conlon, the new priest-in-charge at St Martin’s church, Ashton-on-Mersey, has moved into the Glebelands Road rectory with two other persons.

Urmston drama enthusiasts celebrate golden wedding anniversary

Messenger Newspapers: Gordon and Elaine Wells celebrating their 50th anniversary

5:55am Friday 19th September 2014

GORDON and Elaine Wells, both 75, celebrated their golden wedding on Saturday, September 6, with a lunch party at Flixton Golf Club.

Urmston's Canterbury Players celebrate 65 years

Messenger Newspapers: Pictured Gordon Wells from the Canterbury Players (10347849)

6:18pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

WHEN the Canterbury Players present Derek Benfield’s comedy First Things First at Davyhulme Wesley Methodist Church from November 12-15, it will be their 65th season.

Sun kissed classic from Urmston Musical Theatre

Messenger Newspapers: Sheet music

4:14pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

URMSTON Musical Theatre's next production, the classic musical South Pacific, will be performed at the Poolside Theatre, Urmston Leisure Centre, Bowfell Road, from October 28 to November 1 at 7.30pm, including a Saturday matinee.

Student Laura lives the American dream

Messenger Newspapers: Laura Harris

12:24pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

URMSTON Grammar student, Laura Harris, spent part of her summer holidays at one of the world's most famous seats of learning - Yale University.

Trafford Centre extends opening hours

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6:05pm Monday 8th September 2014

THE Trafford Centre has announced it is to stay open for an extra hour on Saturdays.

Trafford MP concerned about Northern Rail off-peak ticket changes

Messenger Newspapers: Kate Green

10:35am Friday 5th September 2014

THE MP for Stretford and Urmston has expressed concern over Northern Rail’s changes to the times customers can use off-peak tickets.

Friends of Trafford General to hold charity race night

Messenger Newspapers: Trafford General

8:19am Friday 5th September 2014

THE Friends of Trafford General group is holding a charity race night.

RESPECT programme begins at Wellacre

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5:28pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

STUDENTS at Wellacre Academy in Urmston are beginning a new series of lessons this month - designed to equip them with the life skills they need for life outside school.

Family Fun Day in Broadway Park

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8:21am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Friends of Broadway Park, Davyhulme, are holding a Family Fun Day on September 7 from noon to 4pm.

Urmston cricketer an England star of the future

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6:10am Wednesday 27th August 2014

AN Urmston cricketer has proved himself a star of the future after helping England U17s to victory in Loughborough.

Firefighters called to the Trafford Centre twice in one day

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3:50pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

FIREFIGHTERS were called to the Trafford Centre on two occasions today.

Man arrested on suspicion of murder following fatal stabbing of Rhyan Wilson in Urmston

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9:45am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the fatal stabbing of Rhyan Wilson in Urmston.

Urmston teen off to America to fulfill basket ball dream

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8:30am Tuesday 19th August 2014

AN Urmston teenager is following his dream of basketballing success.

Woman charged after 18-year-old man fatally stabbed in Urmston

Messenger Newspapers: Murder probe after man is knifed in Greenford

9:40am Monday 18th August 2014

A WOMAN has been charged after an 18-year-old man was fatally stabbed in Urmston on Saturday.

Emergency services day at Legoland Discovery Centre, Trafford Park

Messenger Newspapers: Lego Men Debbie and Ryan Jones.

4:20pm Friday 15th August 2014

LEGOLAND Discovery Centre, in Trafford Park, is hosting a specially-themed family weekend to celebrate the emergency services.

Join the Trafford Centre's SEALIFE team in Bridgewater Canal clean up

Messenger Newspapers: Canal Clean-up

3:48pm Friday 15th August 2014

A TEAM from the SEALIFE Centre is urging residents to be part of something special this summer and help them clean up the Bridgewater Canal.

Urmston man with terminal cancer meets Paul Scholes and Gary Neville as part of bucket list

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6:10am Thursday 14th August 2014

AN Urmston man dying from a cancerous tumour has completed the latest in a series of challenges he has set himself.

Urmston choir marks First World War centenary

Messenger Newspapers: 'On Cloud 9' with Elmbridge Choir

4:24pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

URMSTON Choral Society presents Songs for Heroes, a special concert to mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War.

Urmston gets the jive bug

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12:17pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

URMSTON Masonic Hall, Westbourne Road, Urmston, presents Western Swing and Jive with The Crown Top Kings on August 30. Doors open at 7.30pm and the gig starts at 8pm.

Choir evening of high emotion and music to commemorate First World War

Messenger Newspapers: 'On Cloud 9' with Elmbridge Choir

3:58pm Monday 11th August 2014

AN evening of high emotion and light-hearted music is planned when Urmston Choral Society and the Gemini Choir from Swinton join together to perform 'Sing for Heroes', a tribute to the nation's Armed Forces.

Trafford Centre to hold annual Emergency Services Day

Messenger Newspapers: This week's clue

3:21pm Saturday 9th August 2014

THE Trafford Centre's annual Emergency Services Day will be held on August 7.

Charity fire walk at Urmston pub

Messenger Newspapers: Community groups urged to apply for cash help

2:07pm Friday 8th August 2014

A FIRE walk for charity will take place tomorrow night at the Roebuck Pub in Urmston.

Firefighters rescue girl from 'quick sand' at Urmston beauty spot

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8:51am Wednesday 6th August 2014

A TEENAGE girl is warning others about the potential dangers hidden within beauty spots after she had to be rescued from ‘quick sand’ by firefighters in Urmston.

Help Urmston landlord in his bid to raise £200,000 for the Christie

Messenger Newspapers: Christie scores well in survey on care of dying patients

4:02pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

THE landlord of an Urmston pub is to climb Kilimanjaro in aid of the Christie Hospital.

Open Day at Flixton allotments

Messenger Newspapers: The allotments off Priory Road and Minchery Road

4:22pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

MARLBOROUGH Road Allotments, Marlborough Road, Flixton, is holding an Open Day on August 3 at 2pm.

Mothers Union jumble sale in Urmston

Messenger Newspapers: Church jumble sale organised for Croxley Green

4:10pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

A MOTHERS' Union Jumble Sale will be held at St Clement's Parish Hall, Manor Avenue, Urmston, on August 2 from 2pm to 4pm.

Harold Pinter classic from theatre company with Flixton roots

Messenger Newspapers: Bingley Little Theatre brings Fawlty Towers to the stage

4:00pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

M.Y.T Productions, the company founded by Flixton's Joe Meighan, presents Harold Pinter's Betrayal at Z-Arts Theatre, Hulme, Manchester, on August 2 at 3pm and 8pm. Anyone interested in booking tickets priced £10 should call 0161 232 6089 or online at

Stretford man charged with attempted murder after woman reportedly pushed into fire in Urmston

Messenger Newspapers: Trafford Magistrates Court. Picture from Google Maps.

9:37am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A STRETFORD man has been charged with attempted murder after he allegedly pushed a woman into a fire in Urmston.

Hard pressed workers want to be heard, says TUC

Messenger Newspapers: Trafford Council staff picket at the town hall

1:44pm Thursday 10th July 2014

WORKERS across Trafford took to the streets today to protest about pay and pensions.

The Rainband to put on acoustic gig in Urmston before going on tour with Paulo Nutini

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4:40pm Friday 4th July 2014

THEY are off on tour with Paulo Nutini later this month and Urmston group, The Rainband, will go out on a high with a special acoustic gig in their home town.

Father of Urmston man who died in 'tombstoning' incident to take on Three Peaks Challenge

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6:10am Friday 4th July 2014

THE father of an Urmston man who died in a ‘tombstoning’ accident two years ago is to take on the Three Peaks Challenge in his memory.

Urmston craft store to hold open day

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12:20pm Friday 4th July 2014

SISTERS Janice Ashworth and Lee Dymond have always shared a passion for handmade crafts, but six months ago they decided to turn their hobby into a business – and haven’t looked back since.

Family of Urmston teenager who died of bone cancer two days before Christmas stage festival in his honour

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12:20pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

THE family of an Urmston teenager who died of bone cancer two days before Christmas are staging a festival in his honour.

Residents invited on Urmston nature walk

Messenger Newspapers: Common Darter Dragonfly

7:40am Monday 30th June 2014

RED Rose Forest community group invites residents to an evening nature walk at Urmston Meadows.

Give us a bin to put it in

Messenger Newspapers: I've been misled over green bins

1:50pm Thursday 26th June 2014

I SUGGEST Cllr Anstee spends money on providing dual purpose bins rather than on campaigns and tool kits.

What's going on at the Nag's Head?

Messenger Newspapers: INTRIGUE: Murder mystery (7231672)

1:48pm Thursday 26th June 2014

AS a resident in the Davyhulme area I am concerned at what is happening to the Katherine Lowe Home at the Nag’s Head, a place we visited many times with Brownies to entertain the senior residents.

Urmston hardware shop owners hand over reins after 30 years

Messenger Newspapers: Sarah and David Gregson with Bill and Pam Astle

12:10pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

A COUPLE who have run an Urmston hardware shop for 30 years are handing over the reins.

Police release efit after teenager threatened with sexual assault in Davyhulme

Messenger Newspapers: The efit

2:39pm Monday 23rd June 2014

A TEENAGER was grabbed by a man who threatened to sexually assault her in Davyhulme.

Trafford MP joins microchipping campaign which could save thousands of dogs' lives

Messenger Newspapers: Kate Green MP with a puppy

4:40pm Saturday 21st June 2014

MORE than 8,000 dogs which are euthanised each year because their owner cannot be found could be saved if dog owners ‘Chip it, Check it’, according to the MP for Stretford and Urmston.

Urmston care home appoints new manager

Messenger Newspapers: Joanna Fryers

12:20pm Saturday 21st June 2014

AN Urmston care home has appointed a new manager.

Trafford's Frank SInatra performs at star-studded charity ball

Messenger Newspapers: Clare Nasir and Chris Hawkins with Wayne

7:30am Saturday 21st June 2014

TRAFFORD’S Frank Sinatra, Wayne Devlin, performed a Rat Pack styled show for a star studded evening at the New Look’s ‘Spring into Summer’ charity ball.

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