Brits have spent more than £16 BILLION on their gardens in the past year

Brits have spent more than £16 BILLION on their gardens in the past year. A study of 2,000 people who have access to a garden...

The Best Live Roulette Online Casinos for UK Players

Although land casinos offered an exciting gaming experience, some restrictions were pretty inconveniencing to the players. Thankfully, the introduction of online casinos became an...

Rare dinosaur footprints give clues to lost era

Dozens of giant footprints discovered on a Scottish island are helping shed light on an important period in dinosaur evolution. Scientists from the University of...

Manchester Writing School lecturer scoops one of UK’s top literary prizes

Author and lecturer Dr Monique Roffey’s book The Mermaid of Black Conch has won the Costa Novel Award – one of the country’s most prestigious popular...

Paddling under the Pennines

Foulridge Tunnel, on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal, will become the longest canal tunnel in the UK to open to canoes. At a mile-long, the...

Reclaim the Red Squirrels! Knowsley Safari Foundation Secures Over £100K in National Lottery Funding

Knowsley Safari Foundation, the Merseyside charity, has received over £100K of funding to encourage the return of Endangered red squirrels to the Knowsley Estate...

How our ancestors with autistic traits led a revolution in Ice Age art

The ability to focus on detail, a common trait among people with autism, allowed realism to flourish in Ice Age art, according to researchers...

Families encouraged to ‘Go Wild in the Woods’ this autumn

City of Trees is hoping to inspire children to get out and about in Greater Manchester’s great outdoors with a wildlife walk, free activity...

This is why you will hear Stephen Fry in Central Library

Actor and libraries champion Stephen Fry is the latest star to take over the PA at Manchester Central Library. The star of Blackadder, QI and...

Beware fake goods at bank holiday markets, warn councils

Bargain-hunters are being warned by councils to avoid buying fake or shoddy goods from markets, car boot sales and other outlets this Bank Holiday...