Lost Turing letters give unique insight into his academic life prior to death

A lost and unique collection of letters and correspondence from the late Alan Turing has been found in an old filing cabinet in a...

£300K boost for Ancoats Dispensary announced

Community business charity Power to Change has awarded a £300,000 towards a £6m scheme to restore the Historic building after it was saved by...

Historic Dunkirk Evacuation footage digitised by the North West Film Archive

Unique and historically significant films shot 75 years ago, during the evacuation of Allied forces from Dunkirk in 1940, have been digitised by the...

Great Northern Scheme is unveiled

Plans for revamp of the Great Northern Warehouse on the corner of Deansgate Peter Street in Manchester City Centre have been unveiled. The scheme,  unveiled...

In praise of Manchester’s Dry bar

  The Dry Bar on Oldham Street losed its doors last week. First opened in 1989 by Factory records and envisioned as being the bar equivalent...

Manchester is invited to a Big Fat Asian Wedding

Decades of South Asian henna, dance and wedding traditions to be celebrated in Manchester A project to explore the rich heritage of South Asian wedding...

Lost works by Anthony Burgess published to mark his centenary year

Long-forgotten works by Anthony Burgess, the author of A Clockwork Orange, will be published in new editions to mark the centenary of his birth. The...

St Peter’s square transformation is complete

The St Peter’s Square water feature has been turned on for the first time, marking the final piece of the major transformation of the...

Art lecturer to help revive forgotten beer – and brewing memories

A painter and art lecturer at Manchester Metropolitan University is to help revive a forgotten beer by piecing together its history and the recipe...