Jake Penkethman

Jake Penkethman
Manchester University


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What it’s really like behind the scenes at BBC Newsround in Salford

Don’t lie, you defo wanted to be a Newsround presenter growing up

Marcus Rashford mural in Withington filled with supportive messages after vandalism

There has been an outpouring of support over the defaced mural

Blind Manchester student ‘told his guide dog cannot enter a Burger King’

‘Being denied access to basic needs in 2021 is disgusting and outrageous’