Blue plaque for Manchester’s forgotten 18th domestic goddess

An 18th century domestic goddess will be honoured with a blue plaque at the Arden Arms in Stockport. Elizabeth Raffald was an innovator, educator and...

More than just a war artist-Wydham Lewis at IWM North

It's the biggest exhibition of Wydham Lewis' work since 1956 and it's come to Manchester-we went to take a look One story about Wydham Lewis...

Homeless art collaboration makes UK debut in Bury

A two-part exhibition made in collaboration with homeless people makes its UK debut at Bury Art Museum & Sculpture Centre. The Homeless Library and “Sing...

Could Manchester’s wonder Material Graphene soon be flying?

It could be soon be used to make planes according to Virgin Airline's boss Richard Branson. Branson is advocating that commercial airplanes made with graphene...

It’s not quite light in Manchester’s Northern Quarter

Simon Buckley is a photographer living in the Northern Quarter. He recently  began a long term project, Not Quite Light, capturing in the half...

One of Manchester’s oldest charities, Disabled Living Celebrates 120 Years with Heritage Lottery Funding

The established charity has received £58,400 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for an exciting project From Donkeys to Innovators that celebrates its rich and unique...

Magic, Witches & Devils at The John Rylands Library

Ghosts, witches, sorcerers and demons: our fascination with the supernatural stretches back centuries.  European Christians felt threatened by demons thinking that such creatures were given...

Help Gallery Oldham find missing Peterloo banner

Gallery Oldham need some help to locate a missing banner from the Peterloo massacre. They are asking everyone to dig around their attics, rummage through...

BHF appeal for unwanted Christmas gifts

With homes in the North West crammed with unwanted Christmas gifts today, the British Heart Foundation (BHF) is offering a solution to help cut...

New Pendleton community building reopens three years after the riots

A building that was severely damaged in the riots three years ago that swept has reopened after being transformed as part of a £650...