Council tax rise on the way for Manchester as Draft budget details and savings...

Householders could see a rise in their council tax as Manchester City Council has today published details of options to make £13.8m of savings...

Manchester marks 40th anniversary of Concorde

Ahead of the 40th anniversary of Concorde’s first commercial flight, Captain Mark Jealous, who flew the world’s most iconic passenger jet on its last...

Cast of Cold feet return for Manchester filming 

The cast of BAFTA winning comedy drama Cold Feet – James Nesbitt, Robert Bathurst, Hermione Norris, John Thomson, and Fay Ripley – were reunited...

Manchester Thai Boxing professional changes pace by running 100k for military charity

A Manchester Thai boxing professional has challenged himself to run the 100k Yorkshire for Blind Veterans UK, the national charity for vision-impaired ex-Service men...

Scientists ‘artificially evolve’ sleeping sickness bacterium

SCIENTISTS at the University of Salford are to artificially evolve a bacterium linked to the spread of deadly sleeping sickness, African Trypanosomiasis They aim to...

Tom Robinson leads a day celebrating LGBT History at the People’s History Museum

Celebrated songwriter and BBC 6 Music presenter, Tom Robinson will be sharing his thoughts on LGBT history with audiences at the National Festival of...

Manchester researcher speaks on stillbirth research published today

Dr Alexander Heazell from the Tommy's Stillbirth Research Centre at Saint Mary's Hospital and The University of Manchester is a co-author of a major...

Graeae’s compelling Edinburgh Festival hit arrives in Manchester

Following rave reviews and audience acclaim at the 2015 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Graeae Theatre Company and Theatre Royal Plymouth bring their production THE SOLID...

BBC commissions brand new Peter Kay’s Comedy Shuffle

The BBC have commissioned a brand new series to celebrate the work of one of Region's most-loved comedian Peter Kay. After the huge success of...

Let’s talk about Sex

THE latest strand of Manchester Metropolitan University’s Humanities in Public festival starts this month… and it’s a subject that matters to everyone. The innovative public...