BBC Philharmonic perform macabre musical medley for biggest ever Gothic Manchester Festival

A bone-chilling medley of the spookiest musical scores will be performed by the BBC Philharmonic at a one-off concert to celebrate the largest ever...

Honorary Degree for poet Tony Walsh

A POET whose words helped bring the people of Greater Manchester together following last year’s Arena bomb attack is being honoured by the University...

RNCM 2018 Gold Medal winners

Adjudicated by Emma Bloxham (Editor, BBC Radio 3), Manus Carey (Director of Performance, RNCM), Joe Cutler (composer), Professor Linda Merrick (Principal, RNCM) and Ben...

Cash prizes for budding Salford artists this summer

This summer Salford Museum & Art Gallery is running its first ever art competition open to anyone born, living, working or studying in Salford. The...

Internationally renowned Brazilian pop artist to showcase work in Manchester

Local art enthusiasts will have the opportunity to meet an iconic pop artist this month, when the internationally renowned Romero Britto will be making...

Visitors to Radcliffe Library can enjoy viewing a dozen works of art produced by...

Visitors to Radcliffe Library can enjoy viewing a dozen works of art produced by a local man. Denis Haslam, a lifelong Radcliffe resident, has recently...

BBC Radio Manchester and Royal Exchange Theatre search for writers to mark 100 years...

BBC Radio Manchester and the Royal Exchange Theatre have joined forces to launch a talent search for writers to mark 100 years since the first...

Two Salford historians shortlisted for prestigious prize

A pair of academics from the University of Salford have been shortlisted for a prestigious award given to the best work on British or...

Historic London passage that influenced George Orwell reimagined by Manchester architecture students

The rich architectural heritage of an 18th century London mews that featured in 1950s cinema and the works of George Orwell is to be...

Manchester lecturer wins Women’s Prize for Fiction

Kamila Shamsie, Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing at the Centre for New Writing at the University of Manchester, has won the 2018 Women's Prize...