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Manchester: City and metropolitan borough in England
Manchester ( ) is a city and metropolitan borough of Greater Manchester, England, which had a population of 552,000 at the 2021 census. It is bordered by the Cheshire Plain to the south, the Pennines to the north and east, and the neighbouring city of Salford to the west. The city borders the boroughs of Trafford, Stockport, Tameside, Oldham, Rochdale, Bury and Salford.


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Star players have come and gone, but through Manchester United and Manchester City's Premier League rivalry, two local brothers have documented the characters and the chaos.
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Briton Parkin to fight at UFC 304 as three bouts added

British heavyweight Mick Parkin will face Poland's Lukasz Brzeski at UFC 304 in Manchester as three bouts are added to the July 27 card.
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'We've got to fight for our livelihoods': Steel's uncertain future as the cost of going green hits home

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McCann to fight Brasil at UFC 304 in Manchester

Molly McCann will face Bruna Brasil in a strawweight bout at UFC 304 in Manchester on 27 July.
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Police officers who went for kebab on night of Manchester terror attack given final warnings

Two police officers who took a two-hour break to get kebabs on the night of the Manchester Arena terror attack have been given final written warnings.
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Edwards and Aspinall to defend titles at UFC 304

Leon Edwards will defend his welterweight title against Belal Muhammad and Tom Aspinall will put his interim heavyweight belt on the line against Curtis Blaydes at UFC 304 in Manchester in July.
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Manchester's Co-op Live arena finally opens after weeks of cancellations and setbacks

Manchester's beleaguered Co-op Live arena has finally officially opened its doors after weeks of setbacks, cancellations and postponements.
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Co-op Live arena to finally open with Elbow gig following string of setbacks

The beleaguered Co-op Live arena in Manchester has confirmed it will open on 14 May with rock band Elbow.
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'Egguerooo!' - Banh mi, egg rolls and sushi at Man City

'Gameday Gourmet' Daniyal Khan visits Manchester to check out the best food for football fans in the city, and puts the matchday meals to the test with Manchester City fans.
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Barry Manilow latest to move gig from Manchester's Co-op Live - as Liam Gallagher jokes he'll perform in Lidl

Barry Manilow has become the latest singer to book out the AO Arena in Manchester in case the Co-op Live fails to open later this month.
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Take That moves shows from Manchester's Co-op Live venue over 'ongoing technical issues'

Take That say they are moving their shows in May from the new Co-op Live venue to another Manchester arena.
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Manchester's Co-op Live arena cancels opening event minutes before start time

The new Co-op Live in Manchester has been hit by further problems before it's even fully opened โ€“ with tonight's gig being cancelled as concertgoers were already in the arena.
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Pimblett eyes spot on UFC Manchester card in July

Liverpudlian Paddy Pimblett is hopeful he will fight at UFC Manchester in July.
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'I can't believe it': Peter Kay forced to postpone gigs for a second time

Peter Kay says he has been forced to postpone two shows at a new arena in Manchester again - this time for almost a month.
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UFC 304 confirmed for Manchester in July

UFC 304 will take place at Manchester's new Co-op Live Arena on 27 July.
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Huge Peter Kay gigs pulled just a day ahead of arena launch

Comedian Peter Kay has been forced to postpone two shows at Co-op Live in Manchester due to the brand-new arena's power testing falling "a few days" behind schedule.
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Aspinall 'confirmed' for UFC Manchester

Interim UFC heavyweight champion Tom Aspinall says he will be fighting in Manchester this summer.
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Injured survivors from Manchester bombing suing MI5

The injured survivors of the Manchester Arena bombing are suing MI5, lawyers have said.
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โ€˜Zelfaโ€™s come from a life of hellโ€™ - Barrett's emotional story

Manchester boxer Zelfa Barrett reflects on his life and sporting journey so far before his fight with Jordan Gill on Saturday.
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Littler makes it successive Premier League night wins

Teenager Luke Littler makes it successive Premier League Darts nightly wins with a 6-3 victory over Gerwyn Price in Manchester.
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Teenage boy suffers life-threatening injuries after being stabbed in Manchester

A teenage boy has been seriously injured after he was stabbed in Manchester.
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Liverpool join race for Neves - Monday's gossip

Liverpool to rival Manchester United and Chelsea for Joao Neves, both Manchester clubs eye Jeremie Frimpong, Leeds keen to re-sign Kalvin Phillips, plus more.
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Great Britain learn Davis Cup Finals group fate

Great Britain will take on Canada, Finland and Argentina in the Davis Cup Finals group stage in Manchester in September.
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