Manchester Histories Festival Announces 2014 Programme

Bigger than ever before Manchester Histories Festival is returning next month in a week long festival offering music, film, debate, talks by renowned historians,...

PREVIEW Hidden -Kings Arms Salford 3rd-8th March

Set against a backdrop of iconic Manchester buildings including the Beetham Tower and the Palace Hotel, a new play Hidden, which reflects the reality...

Last chance to save Library Walk

The fight to save Library walk at Manchester's Central Library continues unabated. About Manchester has received news from the Manchester Modernists that a Stopping Up...

Romantic letter to Lancashire Tommy unearthed

A touching love letter from a young Frenchwoman to her sweetheart Lancashire soldier on the Western Front has been unearthed by researchers at the...

Vicious Valentines show off Victorian wit

With Valentine's Day fast approaching and if you’re feeling despondent at your lack of Valentine’s Day cards, take heart in the fact that...

New exhibition highlights Manchester’s musical heritage

A exhibition at Piccadilly Station Metrolink stop is paying tribute to some of Manchester’s most iconic music artists. Still Lives: Music in Manchester, 1976-1992’, ...

All change at Victoria Metrostation

Transport for Greater Manchester has announced today that work on the multi-million pound transformation of the Manchester Victoria Metrolink stop is set to start...

Relics-Paintings and drawings by David Lunt

Gothic romanticism and the bizarre nature of the Uncanny portrayed as an eerie, dystopian world of distant lands strewn with the strange ruins of...

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...

Encounter with the Holocaust – Personal Reflections by Gary Spicer – Manchester Jewish Museum

An exhibition of drawings, photographs and writing by Manchester artist Gary Spicer in response to his visits to Auschwitz-Birkenau and Plaszow concentration camps in...