How many people were at Trump’s inauguration? Manchester Met crowd scientists find themselves at...

Two Manchester Metropolitan University crowd scientists have found themselves at the centre of a global news story. Professor Keith Still and Marcel Altenburg provided expert...

Bringing an ancient Neolithic tomb to life in augmented reality

State-of-the art technology will help bring an ancient prehistoric tomb to life, thanks to a new research project. Dr Ben Edwards from Manchester Metropolitan University,...

Historic Lower Broughton Church set to rise from the ashes

A church that was devastated by fire is set to rise from the ashes. Church of the Ascension in Lower Broughton, Salford, was devastated by...

Lockie: Wichita Lineman on my mind

Lockie's Back and this week he has had quite a lot occur around him to write about, no more so than the passing of...

‘Chaos to Order’ brings unique opportunity for young musicians at Manchester Central Library

Young musicians aged 18 – 25 from across Greater Manchester are invited to apply to take part in the Chaos to Order residency at...

A new City Centre Czar and a homeless hub as Manchester plans to tackle...

An emergency hub for homeless people, a crackdown on anti social behaviour, litter and alcohol and drug consumption, a review of CCTV cameras and...

New book tells 365 tales of Manchester’s grim past

On the 23rd of June 1828 in Ancoats, a young boy was handed a fruit cake by a women asking him to deliver it...

Sea Life Manchester’s Japanese Spider Crab wriggles out of its entire shell

A Japanese Spider Crab, the largest species of crab in the world, has been caught on camera by aquarists at Sea Life Manchester, moulting...

Manchester Malt loaf celebrates seventy five years

It's seventy five years since Soreen was first manufactured in Manchester and as part of the celebrations for Britain's favourite malt loaf, a new...

New badge scheme to help people who find it hard to stand to get...

People who find it hard to stand on public transport will be able to take advantage of a new scheme to help them get...