Government agrees to delay Manchester’s Clean Air Zone

The Government has today granted permission to Greater Manchester Authorities to delay the implementation of their Clean Air Zone. Decisions around the introduction of...

Book detailing the the decline, dereliction, and revival of Gorton Monastery is published...

A fascinating first-person account of the decline, dereliction, and revival of one of Manchester’s most historic buildings is published for the first time. Gorton Monastery,...

Rare example of surviving air raid siren in Hale is listed after Historic England...

A rare example of a surving air raid siren, located on Cecil Road in Hale, has been listed at Grade II by the Department...

After a two year gap Manchester Day is set to return this summer

After a two-year absence due to Covid, Manchester Day - the city's favourite day of the year - is back for 2022 and promises...

Manchester Council urge rethink over HS2 proposals for a Piccadilly overground station

Council is warning that a proposed new overground Manchester Piccadilly station to accommodate HS2 and improved northern rail links would squander some of the...

Stalybridge wins Town of Culture status

Stalybridge is to take centre stage after being named Greater Manchester’s Town of Culture for 2022. The prestigious accolade shines a light on the many...

Band on the Wall, Manchester’s iconic music venue to reopen in March

Following the completion of the £3.5 million expansion project, Band on the Wall will open its doors this spring. The venue, with its 200...

One in 81 people are homeless in Manchester says Shelter

One in 81 people are homeless in Manchester according to the Housing Charity Shelter with total of 6,848 people living in the city currently...

New Costa Coffee Drive-Thru store serving up fresh coffee and jobs at Hollinwood Junction

Costa Coffee has opened its doors to a new Drive-Thru store at Hollinwood Junction, creating 13 new jobs for people from the local community. These...

UK’s first zero carbon social homes completed in east Manchester

Two zero carbon social properties – the first of their kind in the UK – have been completed and passed over to the first...