Intergenerational Play to explore Ordsall’s deep rooted connections

Ordsall, Salford, an island of red-brick terraces amidst the glass and steel of modern buildings.  With roots as deep as the water that runs beside...

St Michael meets the Gregs-Marks and Spencer brings its 130 year archive to Quarry...

Marks & Spencer is bringing its textile innovations, developed throughout the retailer’s 130-year history, to Quarry Bank in Styal.  Working in partnership with the National...

Student campaigns for memorial to thousands in Manchester pauper graves

A student from The University of Manchester is rallying support behind her petition to remember more than 40,000 people buried in and around Manchester’s...

Manchester played its part in Hiroshima seventy years 

When President Truman announced in August 1945 that American forces had dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Manchester glowed as it celebrated its...

What’s your story?

A group of Manchester young carers have created an anthology, including topics from loneliness to sexuality, to be launched at a special event in...

Twenty-two Greater Manchester charities recognised for voluntary work 

Greater Manchester charities received more Queen’s Awards for Voluntary Service than any other county in the UK this year with a record number getting...

Manchester revealed as greatest sporting city

Research from ESPN and Universities of Gloucestershire and Bath reveals North West city is Greatest Sporting City in the UK in 2015 Manchester has ranked...

Plans to develop 3D-printed graphene batteries

LONGER-lasting batteries could be 3D printed from graphene ink to tackle rising demand for energy storage products in household devices or renewable energy systems. Professor...

Unique bird watching picnic to protest against Pomona plans

Protesters against plans to build new tower blocks on Pomona Island are planning a unique protest this Saturday, by getting out the butties and...

Paul Grogan’s Industrious Manchester at the Bay Horse

Ex Manchester Met student, Paul Grogan, is launching his first ever photography exhibition on Thursday 30th July at the Bay Horse Pub, Northern Quarter,...