Corrie’s original barmaid ‘Concepta’ dies at the age of ninety one

The women who played one of the original barmaids in Coronation Street has died at the age of ninety one. Original cast member Doreen Keogh worked...

Maxine Peake becomes Honorary Professor at The University of Manchester

As one of the nation’s favourite actresses, RADA-trained Maxine Peake has enjoyed a prolific career as a theatre, television, radio and film actress with...

Beckham visits Manchester Fashion Institute

Manchester Metropolitan University welcomed David Beckham to Manchester Fashion Institute on Friday on the day that he was appointed as Ambassadorial President for the British...

Comedian had accreditation for the conference say Greater Manchester Police

The Comedian  who handed a P45 to the Prime Minister during her speech saying ‘Boris asked me to give you this’ had ‘legitimate accreditation’, according...

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...

United Manager accused of tax evasion by Spanish authorities

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has been accused of tax fraud by Spanish prosecutors investigating his time as Real Madrid's head coach. Mourinho is accused...

Ryan Giggs serves up a surprise at the Mustard Tree

Ryan Giggs visited the Mustard Tree in Manchester yesterday to serve lunch for local people in need. The visit comes on the back of his...

Corrie’s Jenny helps Manchester Hospital celebrate five years of life saving mums

Have a baby, potentially cure blood cancer: this is what mums-to-be in Manchester have been doing to save lives, thanks to the Anthony Nolan...

Michelle Keegan begins filming the fourth series of BBC One’s Our Girl

Michelle Keegan returned to South Africa this week to begin filming the fourth series of Tony Ground’s hit BBC One series, Our Girl. Made by...

No Offence series three starts filming in Manchester

The third series of Paul Abbott‘s award-winning Channel 4 series No Offence  starts shooting on location in Manchester. The brilliant and unbreakable crime fighting family...