Fear and hope – “Brexit Shorts: Shattered” by Maxine Peake, featuring the Greater Manchester Law Centre

The Guardian recently commissioned well-known actress Maxine Peake to contribute to their pioneering series, Brexit Shorts , inspired by last year’s EU referendum result. You may recall a productive afternoon in March where Greater Manchester Law Centre Patron, Maxine Peake, joined us for our thoughts on the effects of Brexit. The meeting brought together insight from volunteers, members of…

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Greater Manchester Law Centre successful opening celebration – huge support from the local community

Greater Manchester Law Centre successful opening celebration – huge support from the local community Over 500 hundred people attended the opening celebration of the new Law Centre in Moss Side, Manchester on Saturday 11th February 2017. Patrons Michael Mansfield QC, renowned human rights lawyer and one of the founders of the Law Centre movement, and Maxine Peake, star…

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The newly opened Greater Manchester Law Centre offers free, independent legal advice and representation

159 Princess Road, Manchester, M14 4RE In the face of legal aid and local authority cuts, and law centre closures, Greater Manchester Law Centre (GMLC), a community organisation offering free, independent legal advice and representation, has opened its doors. With the collective support of volunteers, lawyers, judges, trade unions, 3rd sector groups and the community, and…