Chester Zoo’s Cubs in Purr-fect condition 

Just over two months old, The rare, three-month-old Sumatran tigers were examined, sexed, weighed and vaccinated by the zoo’s specialist vets and carnivore keepers. The...

First Bornean orangutan born in almost a decade at Chester Zoo 

Keepers at Chester Zoo are celebrating the birth of a critically endangered Bornean orangutan - the first of its kind to be born at...

Hebden Bridge Arts Festival comes of age

Former Hacienda DJ Dave Haslam and Manchester DJ collective Disco Mums will be joining SImon Amstell, Kevin Rowland, George Monibot, Martin Parr, John Shuttleworth...

Literary Lions at Gawthorpe Hall

An exhibition celebrating the 200th anniversary of Charlotte Bronte’s birth will go on display in Burnley in June. The Literary Lions exhibition will be at...

The future of jobs lies in the creative sector

The more creative your job, the less likely you are to be displaced by computers and robots in the future. That is the finding of...

Fund Raising Online Art Auction for Lakes International Comic Art Festival announced

 The Lakes International Comic Art Festival has announced its an online fund-raising art auction will begin on 23rd November 2016. Included in this year's auction...

£400k boost for the North West’s coast

Grange over Sands Lido and the Pavillion theatre in Blackpool are amongst a number of projects in the   North West whose future is...

Lancashire’s Brockholes to feature on Easter Countryfile

Brockholes, Lancashire’s youngest nature reserve will feature on Countryfile on Easter Sunday. And viewers nationwide will get a treat as the reserve puts on a...

Tussauds plays homage to Corrie’s Hilda on her fiftieth anniversary

One of the best-loved characters in the history of the small screen, Coronation Street’s busy body Hilda Ogden celebrates her 50th anniversary since bursting...

Barking mad

A prototype of the first ever dog TV remote with extra-large buttons for clumsy paws has been created by experts, allowing dogs to control...