Manchester city-wide open-air exhibition features words from Cheddar Gorgeous, Jeanette Winterson, Josh Widdicombe, Lemn...

A city-wide open-air exhibition launching across Manchester from Tuesday, featuring work in collaboration with Cheddar Gorgeous, Jeanette Winterson, Josh Widdicombe, Lemn Sissay, Mathew Horne...

42 Balloons deserves to be a hit, and I for one hope it is.

Ged Finnigan visited the Lowry Theatre for the opening night of 42 Balloons which runs until the 19th May If you are looking for a...

New photography exhibitions explores how art can help heal after loss

A new photography exhibition is kickstarting a conversation about grief to mark Dying Matters Week 2024. The Projecting Grief exhibition tells the stories of...

Is there anything better than being whisked away by a man in a uniform?

Jed Finnigan & Sharon Maxwell spend an evening watching some 80’s nostalgia  If you are after getting your fix of 80s nostalgia, the look no...

We invented the weekend announces latest additions to its lineup for June

We Invented the Weekend, the ambitious free festival returning to MediaCity and Salford Quays this June has announced the latest additions to its 2024...

Bringing biodiversity to Deansgate

In an effort to enhance biodiversity and support nature’s recovery, Lancashire, Manchester and Merseyside Wildlife Trust have been working with Manchester City Council to...

Oldham Coliseum rescue ‘very much back on the table’

Following a private screening of the short film Our Sleeping Beauty, which featured a poem by actor Julie Hesmondhalgh, it received over 60,000 views...

“It is perfect madness”-How the Liverpool to Manchester Railway was built

This week saw the Mayors of Greater Manchester and Liverpool meet at Rainhill Station to announce  that they will create a Liverpool-Manchester Railway Board...

New Manchester City Centre trail launches to celebrate the city’s best outdoor gardens and...

Following The RHS Urban Show and to celebrate The Manchester Flower Festival (24th-27th May), city-goers are encouraged to discover relaxing green spaces this spring...

Recovered Cotton Famine era poetry published in first complete collection

A complete collection of poems written during the historic cotton famine of the 19th century and rediscovered after more than 150 years has been...