Greater Manchester asks Government to back early delivery of London-style public transport system

GREATER Manchester’s Leaders are today asking government to back early delivery of a London-style public transport system for the city-region. As part of the vision,...

Peatlands the size of 250 football pitches will be restored across Greater Manchester, Lancashire...

Peatlands the size of 250 football pitches will be restored across Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Cumbria, thanks to over a million pounds of funding...

Report lays out how the North of England paid a higher price during the...

A report released today shows northerners were more likely to die from COVID-19, spent nearly a month and-a-half more in lockdowns, suffered worse mental...

Manchester City Centre announced as location for spectacular public art installation saying thank you...

Wild in Art today announces the tour date, ticket details and official Manchester location for ‘Gratitude’, a spectacular public art installation to thank NHS...

Manchester International Festival to give away thousands of books on the closing weekend of...

Audiences are invited to come to Piccadilly Gardens between Friday 16 and Sunday 18 July to take away their own piece of history as...

Local residents have discovered and recorded several new species of animal in North Manchester...

Volunteers for the North Manchester Nature Network found a brand new species of beetle for North Manchester – the green tortoise beetle (Cassida viridis). Records...

£1.5million refurbishment at Ghyll Head to officially open

The Lord Mayor of Manchester, Councillor Tommy Judge opened the brand new Hive Woodland Camping Pods at Ghyll Head Outdoor Education and Activity Centre ...

Bury Council bids for £40m to transform area around its famous market

Bury has officially submitted bids totalling £40 million to the Government’s Levelling Up Fund for vital regeneration projects. If successful, the money will be used...

First shoots of Nature Takeover appear in Moss Side as part of city-wide programme...

An eye-catching, interactive “Sensory Structure” has appeared today in Moss Side Community Park , encouraging local people to consider what they want to see, hear, taste, feel and smell as part...

Project announced to transform Castlefield viaduct into a green oasis above the city

The National Trust is in the early stages of a project to bring Castlefield viaduct back into use, transforming it into a green oasis...