University of Manchester and Chester Zoo join forces to fight global extinction of threatened...

The University of Manchester has teamed up with the UK’s number one zoo to help prevent the extinction of threatened species across the planet. The new partnership will deliver...

Spectacular frog identified as new species and is named after curator’s three year old...

One of the world’s most spectacular frogs has been identified as a new species after 20 years of painstaking research at The University of...

BBC Philharmonic perform macabre musical medley for biggest ever Gothic Manchester Festival

A bone-chilling medley of the spookiest musical scores will be performed by the BBC Philharmonic at a one-off concert to celebrate the largest ever...

Salford Scientists find that fish mislabelling is a threat to marine conservation

Scientists at Salford university have found widespread mislabelling, poor trading practices and neglect for endangered species are threatening fish stocks after DNA-testing seafood products...

Manchester Airport Announces Special Collaboration With Poet Tony Walsh For 80th Birthday Celebrations

Manchester Airport today announced a special collaboration with Mancunian poet Tony Walsh as part of its 80th birthday celebrations. The gateway is creating a striking...

Funding to create spectacular new gallery building at Jodrell Bank

The Discovery Centre at Jodrell Bank is to receive a total of £16.1million for a transformational £20.5m project. £12.1m of the total is thanks...

There’s a new Zzzzzz… in Manchester’s Corn Exchange

Following the success of its existing aparthotel on Princess Street in Manchester, stylish aparthotel chain, Roomzzz, has opened its doors in the Manchester Corn Exchange. The...

Tangerine Trees and Marmalade Skies

They say life begins at 50. And for artist Steve Capper, everything came into focus when he took early retirement at 52. Spending 30 years...

Plans for a new Urmston market food hall are submitted for planning consent

Plans for a new market complex in Urmston have been submitted. The scheme by the The McGoff Group calledor M41, its innovative development that will...

It will never work-RIBA North x Urban Splash announce new exhibition in Liverpool

Manchester-based regeneration company Urban Splash, which was founded in Liverpool in 1993, is coming home next month with the launch of a new exhibition...