The first of our series of stories about shielding and isolation during the pandemic
'I'm not sure why but I have to fight off tears when I'm leafing through the pages'
'I feel the devastation and the pain that many freelancers are going through'
And the rest of our Monday briefing
'I didn’t feel like I wanted to be paying for a room I didn’t want to be in'
A photographer returns to his home after 20 years
We asked Andy Burnham and spoke to a leading think tank
'You’re alone with yourself all the time. You start picking out things about yourself - Oh I look disgusting - and then it just affects everything abou…
And the other important stories you need to know about this week
The community was built on utopian principles and has a long waiting list. But it doesn't welcome prying eyes.
A fascinating new story develops the Manchester-Hong Kong link
The significance of last night's meeting, and five more things you need to know about the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework