Sci-fi characters descend on East Lancashire’s Railway for a weekend special!

East Lancashire Railway's authentic railway experience takes a Sci-fi twist on Saturday 18th August and Sunday 19th August. The 12-mile scenic route will stop at...

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...

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...

UK consumers have begun boycotting brands based purely on their ethics or eco-policies

With plastic pollution dominating the headlines, the public are becoming more aware of the impact that their daily lives are having on the environment...

State-of-the-art history centre for East Cheshire

Cheshire may be getting a new state of the art history and local archives centre under plans to be discussed by the council as...

Not just Peterloo – a series of evening talks on state violence

Salford's Working Class Movement Library are holding a series of four free talks on state violence, Not just Peterloo, Wednesdays at 7pm starting this Wednesday,...

Victoria Baths tiles are sure to be a splash hit

Homes up and down the country can now have historically inspired interiors in the style of one of the UK’s most iconic buildings -...

New initiative will test the quality of wildlife habitats and biodiversity of the Huddersfield...

The project, funded by players of People’s Postcode Lottery, is concentrated on a five mile section of the canal between Ashton-under-Lyne and Oldham, which...

Bringing an ancient Neolithic tomb to life in augmented reality

State-of-the art technology will help bring an ancient prehistoric tomb to life, thanks to a new research project. Dr Ben Edwards from Manchester Metropolitan University,...

Vodafone worst mobile provider for customer satisfaction for seventh year running

Vodafone has been rated the worst mobile phone provider in Which?’s annual mobile customer satisfaction survey for the seventh year running, while smaller providers...