Go Quackers at Easter – discover Marple’s industrial history with new trails and guides

Discover Marple’s fascinating industrial history with the launch of a new walking trail, family activity pack and app focusing on the legacy of Stockport...

Church of England to digitally map 19,000 churchyards

The first of 19,000 churchyards will be surveyed as part of a Church of England project to create a free digital map of every...

Exhibition tells the story of a 19th Century Lancaster built ship

Lancaster Maritime Museum has captured the fascinating and long story of a Lancaster-built ship. The exhibition, which opened this month and runs until September 9th,...

Manchester and Beyond – Living History of Industry in the UK

As well as the Pankhursts, the Madchester scene and Coronation Street, Manchester is famous for its role in the industrial revolution.  But it’s neither the...

Centenary City Exhibition to Mark #Vote100 at Pankhurst Centre

As part of its programme of activity to mark 100 years since some women first gained the right to vote, the Pankhurst Centre will...

New book explains how famous Mummy was murdered

A new book published today explains how the famous mummy Takabuti was likely to have been murdered over 2,600 years ago. Editors Professor Rosalie David...

Go Quackers at Easter – discover Marple’s industrial history with new trails and guides

Discover Marple’s fascinating industrial history with the launch of a new walking trail, family activity pack and app focusing on the legacy of Stockport...

Historic anchor finds new home at Anderton Boat Lift

A historic 19th century commercial boat anchor, rescued from the bottom of the River Weaver Navigation, has been given a new home on display...

New book tells the story of Manchester’s forgotten reformer

A new book out by two Manchester Historians tells the tales of one of the City's forgotten heroes. Elijah Dixon played a key role in...

Black History Month -Great Northern to expand Great Northerner exhibition

After launching its iconic Great Northerners exhibition in November 2017, Manchester’s Great Northern Warehouse has today announced that it will be expanding its exhibition...