Jerome Caminada-Manchester’s answer to Sherlock Holmes?

A new book by author Angela Buckley explores the life of Manchester's most famous Victorian Detective. About Manchester talks to the author. Angela Buckley was...

The History and Memories of the Whit Walks In and Around Manchester

We may think that social problems in the younger generation are a product of the twentieth century.However a new book looking at the history...

From Blair to Bonham Carter-Jonathan Yeo at the Lowry

A new exhibition by Jonathan Yeo, the artist who painted the first official portrait of former Prime Minister, Tony Blair, and recreated the image...

Wellcome Image Awards 2014 museum of Science and Industry March 12th-7th September

A tick burrowing its feeding parts into the skin of a man's leg, an electron micrograph of a human heart valve and a bird's...

The Space Between John Ryland’s Library 27th Feb -3rd August

Whilst walking along the historical link between Salford and Manchester along Chapel street and onto Deansgage, local artist Anthony McCarthy became intrigued and aware...

Hannah Mitchell An iconic Manchester Women’s Hero

To celebrate International Women's Day About Manchester takes a look at the life of Hannah Mitchell, suffragette and Manchester councillor Hannah was was born...

Makeover for Heaton Park courtesy of Manchester Airport

Heaton Park is to get a £600,000 makeover thanks to money received by Manchester City Council from its airport windfall. The council announced yesterday that...

A Century of Change – Salford Arts Club Exhibition

To commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, Salford Art Club's 2014 annual exhibition at the Salford museum and Art...

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...