Manchester scientist develops Graphene designer membranes

Sebastian Leaper, a PhD student at the University of Manchester is the winner of the Eli and Britt Harari Graphene Enterprise Award 2016. The £50,000...

Flying Scotsman gives Mayor the perfect gift

Bury’s civic ambassador was put in the picture when he received a gift from the town’s famous East Lancashire Railway. Councillor Mike Connolly, the Mayor...

Weekend Non League Football Round up

Three goals in fifteen first half minutes helped Salford City to the top spot in the National League North as the Ammies beat Alfreton...

Twenty slides, twenty seconds and no stopping

Welcome to PechaKucha. For those not familiar with the term, it is new series of speaking events involving Manchester designers and creatives who talk...

Manchester revealed as the most loyal of football fan bases

Broadband provider Plusnet wanted to find out where in the UK holds the most loyal hometown fans. Using Google keyword tool data, they tracked...

Greater Manchester artist to take up inaugural ‘Projects’ residencyat The Lowry.

The Lowry galleries are turning into project spaces (Sat 24 September – Sun 9 October) with a season of short residencies. Giving artists and...

GMP welcomes youngest Special Constable

19 year old James Canning has become GMP’s youngest ever Special Constable after being attested by Assistant Chief Constable Rob Potts at a ceremony...

Brassed Off at Oldham Coliseum

It’s 1992; and Danny’s lifelong ambition to lead Grimley Colliery Band to the National Brass Band Competition at the Royal Albert Hall looks like...

Crompton War Memorial set for makeover

Over the past four years Oldham Council has delivered a programme of improvements and conservation works to War Memorials across the borough, tying in...

Police have released another image of missing man from Irlam in a bid to...

Police have released another image of missing man from Salford in a bid to find him. Alan Shone was last seen at around 9.30am on...