Students of Manchester Metropolitan University, Jack Spencer Furmston and Ben Camphor were walking home in Manchester when they saw dog owner, Batu Akyol, struggling to handle his dog lead.

Round of ap-paws: Students unite to rescue dog that fell in Manchester canal

39 people have been sentenced

Manchester United fans sentenced after mass brawl that saw dozens of police officers attacked and one hospitalised

Luke O'Connor

Teenager charged with murder of 'lively, bubbly, beautiful' student who was killed in Manchester in 'random' attack

Luke O'Connor

Manchester murder: man arrested on suspicion of killing of 'gentle giant' student

Greater Manchester Police are investigating the killing in Wilmslow Road (R)

Student, 19, stabbed to death in 'random attack on way home from house party' in Manchester

Solar farm

Green energy revolution plans for Greater Manchester and Liverpool

Manchester United star in court (left) and on the pitch (right)

Manchester Utd star Mason Greenwood remanded in custody charged with attempted rape and assault

Mason Greenwood was charged with attempted rape and assaulting 18-year-old student

Manchester United footballer Mason Greenwood charged with attempted rape, coercive behaviour and assault

A piper performs next to an Avanti train in Glasgow

Andy Burnham praises Government for ‘putting Avanti West Coast on notice’

An Avanti West Coast train

Andy Burnham: Remove Avanti’s contract unless trains are reinstated soon

Political system open to being 'hacked' and is 'close to being corrupt', says Andy Burnham tells LBC

Political system open to being 'hacked' and is 'close to being corrupt', Andy Burnham tells LBC

David Silva with the Premier League trophy

Former Manchester City star David Silva fined for grabbing woman at Spanish music festival

Manchester City’s David Silva takes a knee

Former Manchester City star David Silva guilty of hurting woman during brawl

Man City footballer Benjamin Mendy cleared of one count of rape

Manchester City footballer Benjamin Mendy found not guilty of one count of rape as trial continues

Thankfully, the bomb killed no one but 200 people were injured

Man arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences over IRA’s 1996 Manchester bombing

The Sikh priest, 62, was "left for dead" in the attack in Manchester city centre.

Man arrested after Sikh priest, 62, 'left for dead' in Manchester attack

Liz Truss is 'harking back to Thatcherism', says Andy Burnham.

Truss is 'harking back to Thatcherism' but the UK 'needs the polar opposite', says Andy Burnham

Man, 21, charged with the murder of Tyson Fury's cousin Rico Burton

Man, 21, charged with the murder of Tyson Fury's cousin Rico Burton in Manchester