Services No Longer Required BBC Philharmonic and Salford Symphony Orchestra at IWM North,...

The powerful story of a soldier from Salford who fought in the First World War will be brought to life in a series of...

Just what made Manchester go football mad?

Manchester is recognized internationally as a footballing city, with both Manchester United and Manchester City acknowledged as prominent clubs. However, the city has not...

The Imitation Game

A trailer is out for the movie Imitation Game starring Benedict Cumberbatch in the title role as Alan Turing. Cumberbatch won the top award at...

Cat on A Hot Tin Roof at Royal Exchange

A scorching new production of Tennessee Williams’ Pulitzer prize-winning classic Cat on a hot tin roof arrives on stage at Manchester’s Royal Exchange Theatre...

Bodies on Bridge Street-The story of Manchester’s School of Anatomy

Two hundred years ago this month, rooms for the study of Anatomy opened in Manchester at No 69 Bridge Street. Four students enrolled that week...

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...