The UK’s leading biographers urge Brits to put pen to paper for their life...

As millions of us are now stuck at home, this time comes as an opportunity to dial back and tune into one of the...

Back the baths as they struggle with Covid-19 impact

Victoria Baths Trust has launched a Crowdfunder campaign to seek support, as it struggles to cope with the impact that Covid-19 has had on one of Manchester’s most famous visitor attractions and heritage venues.  Victoria Baths Trust is asking its...

Manchester International Festival launches Covid-19 scheme

Manchester International Festival (MIF) has today announced details of a new scheme, which will provide funding for artists and creative practitioners based in Greater Manchester, to enable them to create and test new ideas. Livelihoods...

BBC Arts announces new programmes for Culture In Quarantine

BBC Arts today announced further programming for Culture In Quarantine, a virtual festival of the arts rooted in the experience of national lockdown, with...

LOVE LOWRY launches to keep people entertained during social distancing

With its doors currently closed due to coronavirus, The Lowry in Salford has launched a new, free way for people to continue to enjoy...

Culture in Quarantine: BBC bringing the arts to people’s homes with special festival

The BBC has offered a way for isolated citizens to get their cultural fix – a festival to show how the sector is responding...

HOME commissions Bryony Kimmings, Javaad Alippoor and others to create brand new work in...

Manchester arts venue HOME are spearheading a plan to take brand-new live experiences from the homes of artists into the homes of their audiences,...

Gallery Oldham to showcase last works of Henri Matisse

Gallery Oldham is to showcase an exhibition featuring the last works of Henri Matisse. The exhibition, ‘Matisse: Drawing with Scissors, Late Works 1950-1954’, will present...

Mantovani announces new stereo recordings

The family of ‘Britain's most successful album act before the Beatles’, conductor, composer and arranger Mantovani, and his long time record label Decca, today...

Creative Collective ‘Girl Gang’ announce all womxn line-up for exhibition in The Lowry galleries

Creative Collective Girl Gang have curated an all woman line-up for their new exhibition ‘Everything I Know, I Felt’ in The Lowry galleries. Curating the...