The Full List of Retail businesses allowed to stay open

After Boris Johnson’s address you the nation, the Government has produced a full list of the the retail usinesses that can stay open Supermarkets and...

All children’s play areas to close in Manchester

Children's play areas in all of Manchester's parks are closing with immediate effect today to help minimise the spread of coronavirus. The weekend, says the...

Coronavirus emergency inspires a kind gift from caring County

Stepping Hill Hospital and local community NHS services have received a welcome boost during the Coronavirus public health emergency thanks to a generous donation...

A Message to our Readers – In these Unprecedented Times We Want to Celebrate...

The events of the last few days have put particular pressure on the media and we hope that About Manchester has, in the eyes...

Jail for man who threatened passengers with knife at Manchester Oxford Road station

A man who wielded a knife at passengers on a busy Manchester train and threatened to kill them, has been jailed for 18 months...

Men’s art is valued up to 80 per cent more than women’s – new...

“When men sign a work of art it increases in value, when a woman signs hers it goes down,” a new book reveals. In a...

Can you find the Easter Bunny at the Great Northern?

An exciting Easter-themed event is coming to The Great Northern Warehouse this April. This imaginative, interactive adventure will have young Easter bunny hunters invited to...

Take a leaf out of Chanje’s book with Plant Fetish

Performance Artist Chanje Kunda embraces foliage over FOMO (fear of missing out) in her solo show Plant Fetish, presented by Oldham Coliseum Theatre and...

Manchester City Legends Spread the Love in Memory of Club President Bernard Halford

Manchester City legends visited The Christie on Valentine’s Day to donate to The Christie charity in memory of the club’s life president, Bernard Halford. City...

People’s choice Wine awards

There was much cheer on a cold Monday night at The Comedy Store in Manchester, not just provided by the MC, comedian Steve Royle,...