Manchester Writing Competition 2019 winners revealed as Momtaza Mehri and Tim Etchells

The winners of the Manchester Writing Competition 2019, the UK’s richest prize for unpublished work, are Momtaza Mehri and Tim Etchells. Mehri took home the Manchester Poetry...

New cohort of artists to join The Lowry’s Artist Development Programme

The Lowry has announced a new cohort of artists who will be supported by its prestigious Artist Development Programme over 2020. Joining as part...

Doctors See 95% Increase in Women Seeking Private Fertility Testing

Manchester doctors have seen a 95% increase in the number of women undergoing fertility testing, which is the first step towards freezing their eggs....

Saddleworth and Lees Residents are Ageing Well

Saddleworth and Lees are celebrating after being named as one of the best places in Greater Manchester to grow old. Last year they entered the...

Top reasons for moving to Manchester City Centre 

Brimming with character, culture and a city with its very own wild persona, Manchester is a place where colour and diversity are intertwined with...

Over 7,000 Food Businesses in the North West could Lose out as Customers Look...

Over 7,000 businesses in the North West could be losing more than a third of business if customers look before they book this Valentine’s,...

Greater Manchester Police Band Member, George, Toots his own Horn!

Meet 80-year-old George Pinnington – the longest-serving member of the Greater Manchester Police (GMP) band. After a remarkable 42 years playing in the GMP band,...

Taste the Magic of Ruby Chocolate in a World First

Independent Manchester distillery and renowned gin experts Zymurgorium are to venture into the rum market with the Cane Toad collection.   The founders of Zymurgorium have...

Manchester in UK’s Top 10 Noisiest Neighbours List

Latest police data has revealed that Manchester might be one of the most disruptive places to live, with some of the highest numbers of...

Bolton exhibition reveals extensive archives of lettering legends

An exhibition showcasing the work by two of the lettering world’s unsung heroes will go on display from February 8 to March 8 at...