Talbot house launches search in Manchester to find soldiers who sought retreat during WW1

As part of this years centenary Visit Flanders has launched a search in Manchester to find men who served in WW1 and passed through...

100 years ago in Manchester.

The end is not in sight was the message from King George.More men and yet more are wanted to keep my armies in the...

Wood Street Mission launches campaign to collect Xmas memories

Wood Street Mission has launched a ‘Post Your Memory’ campaign to collect memories from people who have been helped by the charity in the...

The Pilcrow project – The Pub built from scratch by the people of Manchester

The Pilcrow – a pub built by the people of Manchester - celebratedthe launch of its project last Friday in the newly opened Sadler's Yard The...

Cotton spinning returns to Greater Manchester

COTTON spinning is returning to Tameside. English Fine Cottons is investing £5.8 million to restart production at Tower Mill, Dukinfield, after a gap of...

International artists to light up Manchester Central Library

Celebrating UNESCO’s International Year of Light, Enlighten Manchester Festival of Light and Sound Art brings a stellar programme of world premieres, award-winning artworks and...

Unknown pleasures voted best T shirt of all time

Joy Division’s Unknown Pleasures has been named the winner of BBC Radio 6 Music’s favourite band t-shirt of all-time. It was voted for by...

Tom Stuart Smith to create Garden Bridgewater Masterplan

The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) has announced one of the world’s best landscape architects will take forward plans for the RHS Garden Bridgewater. Tom Stuart-Smith...

Flagship arts building for the North to be designed by world-leading architect

Rem Koolhaas’ Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) has won the international competition to design The Factory Manchester, the city’s cutting-edge arts venue that will...

A prism of light and colour. A new public sculpture by artist Liz West...

Hot from her major commission An Additive Mix at National Media Museum, Bradford and a Bursary Award from the Royal British Society of Sculptors,...