Lowry painting of Clitheroe up for sale at Bonham’s

A Laurence Stephen Lowry painting of Clitheroe is set to sell for around eighty to one hundred and twenty thousand pounds at an auction...

Tony Benn autobiography film to get exclusive airing at Manchester Town Hall

Manchester Town Hall has been chosen for an exclusive preview of a new unique film about Tony Benn. Will and Testament is an autobiography,...

Manchester’s Science Park set to double in size.

Manchester Council bosses are set to approve plans to expand Manchester's Science Park at a meeting this week. The park, which dates back to 1978,...

From Verona to Hathersage Road as Romeo and Juliet is set to debut at...

The historic Victoria Baths to be filled with 86,000 gallons of water for a performance of Romeo and Juliet this September. Shakespeare's play of...

Bootle Street Police Station for sale as part of Jackson’s Row Development Scheme

Manchester City Council are involved in negotiations to buy Bootle Street police station with a view to selling it to a consortium led by...

New Report highlights how our commuting patterns are changing

Eighty five per cent of Greater Manchester's residents work within the region and commuting by car remains the most popular way of getting to...

BBC Drama tells the story of Chester Zoo and its inspiring founder

A new BBC drama based on the inspiring real story of the Mottershead family who established Chester Zoo in the 1930s will be hitting...

Robert Powell returns to his home town of Salford as Poirot

Salford-born Robert Powell has been cast as Hercule Poirot in Agatha Christie’s Murder On Air, which plays at The Lowry for one week only...

August 1914 Day by Day in Manchester

There was a growing movement to raise a Manchester Battalion of City workers with representatives of leading firms meeting up with The Lord Mayor...

Operation Market Garden

Manchester's Military History Society's next talk will be all about Operation Market Garden. It takes place seventy years since the Second World War's daring Allied...