Mancunian Way Skatepark Crowdfunding campaign exceeds initial target

The not-for-profit Co-operative and Community Benefit Society, which is looking to use the funds to create a vibrant community space for local young people...

2016 at Manchester’s Museum of Science and Industry

As Manchester begins its year as European City of Science 2016, the Museum of Science and Industry is putting the finishing touches to its...

Roundabout, the world’s first plug-and-play-theatre, pops-up at The Lowry

Roundabout, a beautiful pop-up auditorium, pitches up at The Lowry to stage cutting-edge drama starring Emmerdale actress Sian Reece Williams and the brightest acts...

Happy New Year to all our readers

Wishing everybody across Greater Manchester and further afield, a very Happy and prosperous 2018

Real-life stories of hope and resilience in Hidden Tales, Digital Arts Trail

Smartphone owners will find unmissable artworks in public spaces offering journeys into remarkable, real-life stories of addiction, mental illness, hope and resilience in Hidden...

Show me the money at People’s History Museum

Artists take on the subject of finance for the People’s History Museum’s new exhibition Show Me the Money, opening Saturday 11 July. Charting how the...

What’s in a surname

We all have a surname, but how many of us know anything about its origin and history?  A major Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC)...

The Manchester College – ‘Greater Mancunians’ photo exhibition

Musicians Clint Boon and The Happy Mondays, boxer Ricky Hatton and poet Lemn Sissay are just some of the famous faces from Greater Manchester...

Whitworth scoops top museum prize

The redeveloped Whitworth Art Gallery has been awarded the Art Fund Prize for Museum of the Year 2015. The £100,000 prize is the largest...

National Trust Snowdrops in full bloom at Manchester Art Gallery

If you have been walking down Mosley Street recently, you may have noticed that thousands of white flowers line the entrance of the...