Longlist for BBC Music Sound 2020 is revealed

The longlist for BBC Music Sound of 2020 has been unveiled, tipping ten new artists for success next year. Last year Octavian became the first...

Manchester Theatre Awards 2017 revealed

Sheridan Smith and Danny Mac were among the winners at the Manchester Theatre Awards which were announced at The Lowry on Friday. Presented by comedian...

International shortlist for Manchester Writing Competition 2017 revealed

The shortlist for this year’s Manchester Writing Competition has been revealed – the UK’s biggest prize for unpublished writing. Organised by Manchester Writing School at...

New collection of limited edition graphics by Bob Dylan will be unveiled at a...

A new collection of limited edition graphics by Bob Dylan will be unveiled at a Manchester gallery today. Mondo Scripto has been released by the...

Eye-opening ‘proofs’ of God’s existence revealed in new guide to theological golden age

Asserting that atheist logic actually proves the existence of God is one of the forgotten, unusual and radical theories revealed in a new book...

Kids to transform parents into Pre-Raphaelite portraits at The Lowry this December.

Kids visiting The Lowry this December will have the chance to paint their parent or guardian in the style of a Pre-Raphaelite portrait as...

Erotic novelist desires help from readers to find right climactic ending to book in...

Erotic fiction writer Pamela DeMenthe will be launching her latest book ‘eVULVAlution’ at The Lowry on Thu 4 – Fri 5 April.

The Bridgewater Hall will see dissenters, revolutionaries, radicals and non-conformists projected onto it

Artist and a Founder of ‘Rock Against Racism’, Red Saunders  Hidden Tableaux’s Peterloo Massacre 1819 will be projected onto the Bridgewater Hall as night falls...

The last King of Pop

It's been a year to remember for outdoor gigs in and around Manchester so far. Edgeley Park has certainly played its part, not least hosting...

Manchester Creative Writing Lecturer wins £10,000 Royal Society of Literature prize

A Creative Writing Lecturer at Manchester Metropolitan University has won the Royal Society of Literature Encore Award 2018. Andrew Michael Hurley was shortlisted along with...