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)...

Year long programme of Peterloo commemorations is coming to a finale Premiere of Peterloo...

Manchester Histories is bringing to a finale a year-long programme of activities carried out to mark the 200th anniversary of the Peterloo Massacre with...

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,...

The ‘Bones of Thomas Paine’ will be paraded across Salford and Manchester

Salford's Working Class Movement Library is working with Salford outdoor arts organisation Walk the Plank to bring the fascinating character of Thomas Paine to life...

Forming global links to remember the fallen of Manchester

The chaplain of a University hall of residence is helping a project to commemorate 24 students killed in the World Wars. Fr Hugh Bearn, chaplain...

Stayin Alive-Campaign to save the building where music legends, the Bee Gees first performed...

"Bee Gees fans from all over the world come to have their pictures taken outside - even though it's a funeral home!"   So says Chris Peacock from...

Special screening for film which documented the transformation of Salford

For its 50th anniversary, ‘The Changing Face of Salford’ is being shown at The New Adelphi Theatre at the University of Salford, in an event in...

Plotting air raids on Britain: map shows devastating impact of WWII Luftwaffe strikes

A researcher from the University of York has developed an interactive map detailing every air raid across the UK during the Second World War. Bombing...

Archive project receives National Lottery support

The Royal Northern College of Music has received a grant of over £60,000 from The National Lottery Heritage Fund to support a project celebrating the...

Co-op “vote” of confidence for Pankhurst Centre

Co-op has stepped in with a funding boost for a Manchester museum which had been broken into twice in the last week. Volunteers at the Pankhurst...