NEWS Manchester Airport continues to boost passenger numbers

The number of people using Manchester Airport increased again last month, marking 15 months of continuous growth for the north’s global gateway – and setting another new record-breaking milestone for annual passenger numbers, at just short of 22.5 million. June saw a 3.05 per cent increase in passenger throughput, up from 2,247,885 in June 2014, to 2,316,492 for the same month this year.