Future secured for Manchester’s iconic indie music venue the Star and Garter

The long-term future of Manchester’s historic indie music venue the Star and Garter has been secured after the public-private partnership behind Mayfield, the city’s...

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....

Emmeline Pankhurst’s grave is a ‘disgrace’

The grave of Manchester suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst at Brompton Cemetery, in West London has been termed a disgrace. Her great grandaughter Helen Pankhurst, said it was...

Manchester’s Jewish Museum receives £2.9m Lottery funding

Manchester Jewish Museum has received a £2.89m National Lottery grant. This money will go towards an ambitious £5m development project that will see the museum,...

The Haçienda Nightclub and Chetham’s Library feature among the top 10 places for Music...

The Haçienda Nightclub and Chetham’s Library,has been included in the top 10 of a new UK heritage list standing alongside the Parsonage where the Bronte...

Crowdfunding appeal launched to restore iconic sculpture damaged by vandals

A crowd-funding bid has been launched to raise £17,950 for an iconic Manchester sculpture damaged by vandals. The sculpture At the End of the Day...

Gas, books, parks and pioneers celebrated in statue

The world’s first street to be lit by gas is to be celebrated with a sculpture by the creator of Liverpool’s iconic...

The Women of Weatherfield celebrated in new documentary

The matriarchs of Coronation Street are being celebrated in a new documentary on BBC Radio Manchester and BBC Sounds.  The Women of Weatherfield, airing at...

VE Day Seventy five years ago Manchester prepares to celebrate

Seventy five years ago this week, the City of Manchester was preparing to celebrate the end of the war in Europe. Plans were being prepared...

The Royal Exchange Manchester to celebrate 100 Years and theywant your help

Later this year The Royal Exchange Manchester will be celebrating 100 years since the building was officially opened by King George V and Queen...