Manchester Jewish Museum discovers Time Capsule from the 1870s

As building work on Manchester Jewish Museum’s major Cultural Capital Development project nears completion ready for its Spring 2021 opening – builders have made...

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...

Exhibition celebrating 100 years of Council housing comes to Central Library

The 1919 Addison Act sparked the first major wave of social housing in the UK. 100 years on, a new exhibition celebrates the home...

Community at the heart of project bringing new life to the home of Manchester’s...

For 70 years the Platt Hall Gallery, at the crossroads of Rusholme, Fallowfield and Moss Side, has housed Manchester Art Gallery’s costume collection. Generations of...

Manchester Cathedral receives £88,900 from the Heritage Lottery Fund

Manchester Cathedral has received £88,900 from the Heritage Lottery Fund for an exciting project, appraising a Transformational Heritage Project, in central Manchester.   Made possible...

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,...

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,...

A big step towards finally recognising Oldham’s working class Suffragette

The Annie Kenney Project has taken a huge leap forward this week, with the clay statue formally being handed over to the Foundry. It’s a...

Pankhurst Trust launches crowdfunding campaign to create ‘Suffragette Garden’

Manchester’s Pankhurst Trust is urging people to support its crowdfunding campaign to create a ‘Suffragette Garden’ in 2018, marking the centenary of the first women achieving the right to vote. The garden, which will be on the site of...

Salford apartment block named in honour of revered minister and writer

The legacy of one of Salford’s most revered sons will be immortalised in a new apartment block, which will bring more than 100 affordable...