Jobs verses shopping and students in battle over former BBC site

Manchester City Council's executive committee is due to debate the future of the former BBC site along Oxford Road in its meeting tomorrow at...

The end of ethical and mutual banking in Manchester

So the Great Manchester Institution that is the Cooperative has fallen into the hands of American investors? The bank that branded itself as the ethical...

Manchester gets £45K share of incubator library funding

Manchester’s libraries are to receive £45,000 to help local people get started in business. The funding comes from The Department for Communities and Local Government...

Campaign underway to immortalise Arkwright

A campaign to commemorate one of the fathers of the industrial revolution is underway in his birthplace in Preston. Sir Richard Arkwright, born in 1732...

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The end is nigh for Piccadilly’s snake

The iconic Gateway building, which greets the many thousands that pour out of Piccadilly railway station on a daily basis, faces an uncertain future...

Etihad cheapest whilst tea inflation rules at Old Trafford

The Etihad stadium in East Manchester is the cheapest place for an adult to watch Premiership football whilst Old Trafford is the most expensive...

Some fascinating facts about Antarctica

Ice Lab highlights the diverse and cutting edge science that takes place on the frozen continent: from collecting 4.5 billion year old meteorites that...