No fanfare as Peterloo monument unveiled in City Centre

It cost a million pounds and has already caused controversy over disabled access but yesterday Jeremy Deller’s monument was unveiled without nobody there to...

Just how many people were at Peterloo?

As the bicentenary of the event in which at least eighteen people lost their lives and hundreds were injured, a Warwick University PHD student...

Multi-million pound restoration for Science and Industry Museum’s Power Hall

The Power Hall at the Science and Industry Museum – one of the most beloved industrial heritage galleries in the country – is to...

NASA experts will be landing in Salford to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the...

As part of the moon landing celebrations, Salford Astronomical Society, will screen historic live footage of the landing at their base at Chaseley Field,...

Descendant Donates Rare Peterloo Artefact to People’s History Museum

Friday 19 July 2019 will see a very rare Peterloo artefact will go on display at People’s History Museum (PHM), known as the Peterloo...

A long-lost war memorial is unveiled at Newton Heath train maintenance depot.

More than 60 years after the memorial was moved from the carriage works site on Dean Lane, the memorial has been rededicated and unveiled,...

Northern launches search for families of those named on the Lancashire and Yorkshire carriage...

Northern Rail is searching for the relatives of soldiers whose names appear on a long-lost war memorial which is soon to be re-housed at...

Long lost and original Wind in the Willows puppets from the award winning 1983...

Waterside Arts in Sale is have acquired 25 original Wind in the Willows puppets from the iconic Cosgrove Hall animated film made in their...

‘Gentleman Jack’ – in need of the Coal Authority

Television’s latest great Sunday night heroine – ‘Gentleman Jack’ - would have found her life a great deal easier if the Coal Authority had...

Peterloo star Neil Bell presents new short film inviting people to mark the 200th...

The star of Mike Leigh’s historic political protest drama, Peterloo, has presented a new short film encouraging people to visit the city of Manchester and learn...