New exhibition celebrates man who brought literature to the masses

An exhibition featuring the first publisher to be credited with making literature affordable to the masses is being launched today (29 January) at Manchester’s...

Manchester Professor returns from fact finding Ebola trip

Professor Mukesh Kapila, CBE is Professor of Global Health and Humanitarian Affairs at the University of Manchester. He has just returned to Manchester from...

Cosmic radio burst caught red-handed

A team of astronomers at Jodrell Bank, using twelve telescopes from around the world, and in space, have for the first time captured a...

100 years old: Ewan Maccoll -one of Salford’s Greatest

This Sunday is the one hundredth anniversary of Salford's own Ewan Maccoll, whose Song Dirty Old Town would immortalize the city. Born James Henry Miller...

Plans are announced to build a memorial to Leigh POW camp

A lasting memorial to mark 100 years since the first prisoners of war (POW) were brought to a camp at Leigh is set to...

The Bradford Colliery Project: Call for volunteers to work on an exciting live regional...

A new project aimed at celebrating a part of East Manchester's Industrial Heritage is looking for volunteers. Once the area of Bradford in East Manchester...

Made In Eccles-People’s History Museum

A new black and white photographic exhibition at Manchester's People's History Museum looks back at the bygone world in Eccles less than forty years...

How does a machine smell? Better than it did

A machine that can smell better than the human nose? It could be science fact rather fiction after Manchester Scientists have come up with...

It’s Colourful Up North

IT’S Colourful Up North”, which opens at Tameside Central Art Gallery on Thursday, January 15, is Dukinfield artist Simeon Stafford’s second retrospective exhibition. It...

Spring and Summer Studio and Special Shows announced by Royal Exchange.

Manchester’s Royal Exchange Theatre has announced full details of shows in The Studio and Special Events in its Spring Summer 2015 Season. Highlights include...