Council Leader strikes a chord for Rochdale Town Hall bells

Council Leader Councillor Allen Brett has urged national broadcasters to step out of the Westminster bubble and use the iconic sound of Rochdale's famous...

Four Greater Manchester projects given funding to celebrate second Windrush day

Four projects across the North West will receive a share of over £29,000 to hold a rich and wide-ranging series of events as part...

Film premiere to mark Holocaust Memorial Day in Manchester

The story of how thousands of documents were saved from destruction by the Nazis in the Warsaw Ghetto will be shown for...

Gangalidda Garawa and Nyamal Nations receive significant material from Manchester Museum at Australia House...

A delegation of Traditional Owners from the Gangalidda Garawa Nation and representatives from the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)...

Shirley Baker exhibition set for take off at Wythenshawe Forum Library

Shirley Baker, the famous Manchester photographer, spent a day at the airport in 1987 capturing the experiences of passengers using the airport and a...

Tiny clogs tell the poignant story of child poverty in the Industrial Revolution

A pair of children’s clogs from the Industrial Revolution stamped with the instruction “not to be pawned”, demonstrate the extreme poverty that was rife among...

Deeds Not Words: Friends of the Pankhurst launches

The Pankhurst Trust is calling on individuals and businesses to ensure that the story of the women who won the right to vote lives on to inspire and empower...

Town Hall Tales uncovered as part of unique arts project

A new project telling some of the countless fascinating personal stories connected to Manchester Town Hall has been launched. The Our Town Hall engagement project,...

Blue Plaque to be unveiled to honour Tom Curry-victim of the Munich Air Disaster

On Sunday 4 February 2018, a special event is being planned to honour Manchester United's well-loved trainer, Tom Curry. Tom Curry was a professional footballer-turned-coach,...

Crowdfunder launched to save Hulme Hippodrome

A crowdfunder scheme has been launched to save Hulme Hippodrome after organisers found it had been listed on an online auction house for £950,000....