Jason Manford to host new BBC Prime Time Quiz Show

Jason Manford is to front a brand-new, primetime comedy gameshow for BBC One with one very simple rule: don’t come first or last. First And...

BBC One World on Fire gets exclusive Manchester screening

An exclusive preview screening of BBC One’s new landmark World War II drama was held last night in Manchester. World on Fire received its northern...

Ed Sheeran designs Blue Peter’s first ever music badge to launch on BBC Music...

Blue Peter is launching its first ever music badge in collaboration with BBC Music Day on Thursday with lifelong Blue Peter fan and multi...

Twisting my melon -Jack O’Connell to play Madchester’s Shaun Ryder

Jack O’Connell has been lined up to play Shaun Ryder in the biopic based on the Manchester singers biography. The cautionary rock fable will chart...

Local Drag Queens to takeover BBC Radio Manchester

To celebrate Manchester Pride and the LGBTQ+ community across Greater Manchester, four local drag queens are taking over the airwaves on BBC Radio Manchester...

Drag Queen on Skis – Gliding into Manchester Pride

Chill Factore is celebrating Pride across the region and invited one of the UK’s most famous drag queens to put on a breathtaking display,...

Ex-Coronation Street actress Paula Williamson and estranged wife of Charles Bronson dies, aged 38

The former Coronation Street actress who gained notoriety for marrying one of Britain's most dangerous criminals has been found dead at her house in...

Corrie’s Jane has been the one doing the rescuing away from the cobbles

Her on screen character may often seem to be the one that needs rescuing, but Coronation Street actress Jane Danson has been the one...

Could Liam Gallagher be lined up to play legendary comic character Andy Capp?

Could Liam Gallagher be lined up to play legendary comic character Andy Capp? He could if writer Sean Garnett gets his wish! Following a recent...

Ian McKellen & Danny Boyle fundraise for HOME

Acclaimed actor Ian McKellen made his HOME debut this week as part of a UK-wide tour to celebrate his 80th birthday. Ian delighted audiences...