Can you break the code and find Alan Turing’s buried treasure?

A new fiendishly-challenging online brain-teaser, featuring cryptic clues, has been launched by mathematicians at The University of Manchester. The online cryptography competition has...

Manchester’s Libraries star in BBC library fest

BBC 6 Music will be celebrating Libraries by broadcasting from the newly refurbished Manchester Central Library this November. The popular duo Mark Radcliffe and Stuart...

Manchester University digitizes twelfth century manuscript

A manuscript predating the Magna Carta is to be seen, in full, online, by the public for the first time thanks to a project...

An Oldham musical legend

Gaze up at the ceiling of Oldham's Spindles shopping centre and you will see an enormous stained glass roof, designed to celebrate a local...

Green light from Heritage Lottery Fund for Ashton Old Baths re-development

An ambitious multi-million pound project to bring Ashton-under-Lyne’s former municipal baths back into use has received a boost with confirmation of a £1.7 million...

Unseen cine films bring 1920s Lyme Park back to life as part of new...

Private cine films belonging to the Legh family of Lyme Park are to be shown for the first time in public this winter. The...

New images of the regeneration of Oldham’s Parliament Square are released.

New artistic impressions of the plans for Parliament Square have been released by Oldham Council. The council is taking the impressions of the plans...

New Map helps families and young people discover Manchester’s cultural treasures

A new map of Manchester has been launched today to help families and young people discover the city’s cultural treasures during half-term. Trailblazer has...

New bid to launch Manchester Water Taxis on the Bridgewater Canal

A local entrepreneur is calling on Manchester to help bring an iconic new transport system to the city’s canals. Steve Cadwell is on a mission...

£1b plans to redevelop Granada Studios as St John’s

A series of elegant residential towers that “float” over a low-rise, intimate, mixed-use “Village” are amongst plans that have been revealed for the development...