Manchester based author once dismissed for being “too African” has won a major literary...

Dr Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi has been awarded the 2018 Windham-Campbell Prize in Fiction, which includes a grant of $165,000, to support her writing. Jennifer, a...

New book by Dave Haslam will be a masterful insider account of the Hacienda,...

Manchester writer and former Hacienda DJ Dave Haslam has announced that he will be publishing a book which will be a memoir of his life...

Manchester’s Arndale celebrates the City with new murals

Manchester is well-known for its amazing, Instagram-worthy pieces of street art, and now shoppers at Manchester Arndale can snap two new giant murals dedicated to...

Winners of Manchester Writing School announced

Sakinah Hofler has been awarded the £10,000 Manchester Fiction Prize while the Poetry Prize judges awarded £5,000 each to joint winners Romalyn Ante and...

Encountering corpses in All Saints Park

Visitors to All Saints Park are set to learn about the 16,000 bodies buried underfoot from when it was a Victorian cemetery. As part of...

From Railway terminus to Science Museum New photography exhibition charts the history of the...

A stunning new photography exhibition at the Museum of Science and Industry charts the history of the museum and the building restoration work carried...

RNCM launches a new three-year initiative to help aspiring young musicians within Greater Manchester...

In collaboration with the Greater Manchester Music Hub, One Education Music and the BBC Philharmonic, RNCM Pathfinder will work to increase opportunities for children...

Three Masterworks By L.S. Lowry to Appear at Auction at Sotheby’s

One of the great painters of modern life, Lowry’s paintings capture life in the cities of the Industrial North of England and find beauty...

Merseyway Shopping Centre calls upon local photographers to get snap happy in Celebrating...

Merseyway Shopping Centre is hosting a photography competition for budding photographers to celebrate the rich heritage and vibrant community of Stockport. Open to photographers of all...

Femininity, Greek Legend and Serendipity: Jessica Rankin’s first UK exhibition outside London opens in...

In the artist’s first exhibition outside London and one of entirely new work, Jessica Rankin threads a needle between serendipitous encounters with artefacts of...