Iconic images from Manchester’s rock history go on display at Central Library

'There Is A Light That Never Goes Out' includes iconic, rarely-exhibited images of legends of the city’s music scene, including Buzzcocks, Joy Division, New...

Manchester by the sea

You will be hearing a lot about Manchester in the coming days but it won't be this one in the heart of England. This Friday...

A tale of six cities in one day -Review Barber Shop Chronicles at the...

All human life is here …. or rather maybe the voice of all African men is here…. ?? Written...

Manchester team creates detailed guide to spotting dark matter.

It might well make up much of our universe and now the largest single high definition map of mysterious dark matter has been produced,...

Weird treats at this year’s Gothic Manchester festival

LIFE IN Manchester will be taking a turn for the weird this week with the start of the annual Gothic Manchester festival. The festival is...

Victorian Britain’s Most savage slum

It started with a walk to a gig in Manchester, past archeological diggings around what is now the site of the new Co-op headquarters...

BBC’s Little Painting Challenge winners are selected for display at the Whitworth

Over 29,000 works of art were submitted to BBC Learning’s The Little Painting Challenge, a UK-wide competition launched to get the nation painting and...

Whitworth triumphs in Visit England awards 

Manchester's Whitworth Art Gallery has been named amongst the winners at this year's Visit England Awards for Excellence 2016 at the 27th annual ceremony...

Merseyway Shopping Centre calls upon local photographers to get snap happy in Celebrating...

Merseyway Shopping Centre is hosting a photography competition for budding photographers to celebrate the rich heritage and vibrant community of Stockport. Open to photographers of all...

A chance to see some of the best new comedy in development in the...

Plans have been announced for  the Salford Sitcom Showcase 2015, at dock10 Studios, MediaCityUK, on Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 May.  The shows will be...