Royal Toby Hotel in Rochdale welcomes last minute Parklife bookings with rooms starting at...

Just a half hour drive from Heaton Park, The Royal Toby in Rochdale is gearing up for Parklife guests and has announced there are...

Manchester Museum marks World Environment Day on 5 June with ground-breaking exhibition

Coinciding with World Environment Day on 5 June 2024, a new exhibition at Manchester Museum , Wild, explores our relationship with the natural world...

Buzzcocks’ Steve Diggle announces memoir

A new book by the last surviving member of the original Buzzcocks is being released in the summer Autonomy – Portrait of a Buzzcock by Steve Diggle is...

Abandoned verse of Dirty Old Town to be heard at Salford Festival

Almost 75 years after it was written about Salford, Ewan MacColl’s ‘Dirty Old Town’ is now the subject of a new BBC Radio 4...

Review-Birthmarked at the Lowry Salford

With a pure voice, heartfelt lyrics and catchy tunes, alongside his brilliant band Brook Tate takes us on a very personal journey and shares...

25 Years of The Lowry; New report uncovers how the arts venue catalysed the...

To mark the start of the 25th year since opening, The Lowry has published a social and economic impact report from leading economic and...

Campaign launched to showcase Greater Manchester’s live music offer to visitors

A new campaign celebrating Greater Manchester’s music heritage and venues has launched with the aim of attracting more music-loving visitors to the region.  Unmissable Music...

New production set to redefine the boundaries of storytelling and cinema in the world...

Factory International and award-winning art collective Marshmallow Laser Feast have set out to redefine the boundaries of storytelling and cinema Their world premiere of Sweet...

Wow Festival this weekend at Manchester’s Factory International

This weekend will see WOW - Women of the World taking place at Manchester brand new Factory International Festival Over two days and three evenings...

Review Jesus Christ Superstar at the Lowry Salford

The excitement was palpable as we waited for the performance to begin but once the overture began we were hooked. The audience this evening appeared...