Pankhurst In The Park- Alexandra Park Autumn Programme

This Autumn, Alexandra Arts will be curating Pankhurst in The Park; a programme of free events and activities celebrating Alexandra Park’s rich historical connection...

Let the deer rutting begin

It’s autumn and the days are shortening and the temperature is dropping, signals to many in the animal world to prepare to go under...

Foodbanks Are Inevitable in the UK according to Manchester experts

They seem to have become the byword for the post financial crash and now new research indicates that the demand for foodbanks is underestimated...

Wh Auden, Shakespeare, Manchester and Sonnets

It is almost certain that Shakespeare never set foot in Manchester, we know though that WH Auden certainly did at least on one occasion. Professor...

The battle for London Road Fire Station

The continuing battle over London Road Fire Station is set to continue this week and the council once again are making moves to compulsory...

£40m programme of investment and redevelopment in Collyhurst

Proposals to reinvigorate parts of Collyhurst are to be debated three years after the withdrawal of Government support for a PFI scheme proposal. An investment...

£2.2 million bill for urgent repairs to the Manchester Town Hall

Manchester Town Hall is facing a bill of £2.2m for refurbishment according to a report due to go to the Council's executive committee this...

Manchester showcases largest UK exhibition of Chinese Contemporary Art

Six Manchester venues will be showcasing over 30 exceptional Chinese contemporary artists from Mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong over the next two months...

‘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...

Iconic photographer of Changing Manchester dies

The photographer Shirley Baker who photographed the changing Manchester and Salford during the 1960's and early 1970's has died at the age of 82. Born...