First picture of University’s Henry Royce Institute building

This is the first look at the £150m Manchester Building of the Henry Royce Institute – the UK’s leading centre for advanced materials research...

Manchester’s Christmas animation gives John Lewis a run for its money

The festive film has racked up more than a million views since going live only four days ago. The animation shows Manchester’s Santa struggling on...

Cross Street Chapel

The news that the bodies of over one hundred people in Cross Street have been found during the current work on the new Metrolink...

Breakfast in Bombay

There is something rather regal about going for Breakfast at Manchester’s Dishoom. Incense burns in the reception,its smell permeates your senses as you are led...

The Not Quite Festival returns and this time it’s all about Salford

An early morning Mobike ride through Salford, a captivating night of art, light, new music, live performances, poetry, ghost stories, and cocktails at St Philips...

Full line up for Manchester’s International Festival is revealed

Invisible Cities a world premiere of a spellbinding mix of theatre, music, design and digital production, The Anvil, an elegy for Peterloo,...

100 years ago in Manchester

The prisoner has committed an offense punishable by death” said the Manchester Stipendiary, remanding in custody for a week Valentine Garrett, a private in...

Deeds Not Words: Friends of the Pankhurst launches

The Pankhurst Trust is calling on individuals and businesses to ensure that the story of the women who won the right to vote lives on to inspire and empower...

A piece of history returns to Manchester’s Mayfield Station

The Mayfield Partnership, with help from its social media followers, has restored and reinstated an original wooden name sign on the disused Mayfield Railway...

To Stop Her Mouth Contemporary art installation exposes 1800s scandal that shocked society

In 1826,an heiress Ellen Turner was kidnapped by a fortune hunter,taken to Gretna Green and forced into a marriage. The scandal shocked the country and...