Tony Walsh gifts his This is the Day poem to Manchester Charity

Manchester Poet Tony Walsh has announced that he will be donating any future profits from his poem This is the Place to the Greater Manchester...

Which memorable Manc should be commemorated in a new piece of artwork? YOU decide!

An iconic artwork of one of Manchester's most famous figures is to be created from hundreds of pictures of everyday Mancunians. The piece of...

Call to people to hunt for our secret, forgotten or unknown memorials

A call for people  to reveal the region's more obscure memorials has been made by Historic England. The organisation wants photographs and information about lesser-known memorials,...

Communal sing a long will mark the first anniversary of the Arena attack

A communal sing a long will be one of the events to mark a year since the suicide bombing attack on Manchester Arena that...

The famous Ghost train is doubling its journey to twice a week

Famously dubbed the Ghost train,the country’s most infamous train experience is having its journey doubled from the end of this month. The famous service that...

Outside theatre at Salford’s Ordsall Hall

Following the sell-out success of last summers’ outdoor theatre events at Salford’s stunning tudor manor house, and to complement this year’s ongoing fine weather,...

Tiny clogs tell the poignant story of child poverty in the Industrial Revolution

A pair of children’s clogs from the Industrial Revolution stamped with the instruction “not to be pawned”, demonstrate the extreme poverty that was rife among...

University of Manchester and Chester Zoo join forces to fight global extinction of threatened...

The University of Manchester has teamed up with the UK’s number one zoo to help prevent the extinction of threatened species across the planet. The new partnership will deliver...

Ginnel or Alley? North West’s regional words in danger of being phased out

The North West risks losing its beloved words with a huge number of residents turning their backs on the famous regional dialect, while Manchester...

FANTASTIC!! WITTY!! POIGNANT!! HILARIOUS!! -We loved Calendar Girls

Yes I too have started to write in capital letters and exclamation marks after going to see the Calendar Girls Musical currently on tour...