Could Alzheimer’s be spread by a cold sore virus?

A worldwide team of senior scientists and clinicians have come together to produce an editorial which indicates that certain microbes - a specific virus and...

Belated Return – Opera Returns to Ordsall After 200 Years.

Approximately two hundred years after the last performance, opera returns to Ordsall Hall on March 17th with a performance of Donizetti’s most popular work, the...

Football club to honour victims of seventy year old stadium disaster.

On exactly 70 years to the day, Bolton Wanderers will hold a special memorial service to mark the anniversary of the Burnden Disaster. The short...

Light at the end of the tunnel for Mancunian Way

Engineers working to repair the Mancunian Way have reached a major milestone this week. The tunnelling of a new sewer underneath the carriageway has just...

The art of exploring the birth of stars

A new initiative from the University of Salford aims to explore some of the mysteries of the universe using art and has co-commissioned a...

Sowing the seeds of success at Smithills Park

Local schools are being asked to help give a new lease of life to the Woodland Trust’s Smithills Estate, and at the same time...

Greater Manchester Apprenticeship Conference sets out strategy

Over 200 key players from across Greater Manchester will attend a conference at Emirates Old Trafford today to help shape Greater Manchester’s Apprenticeship Strategy.  Organised...

Stepping up: Manchester mum recognised for bravery when saving woman from domestic abuse

A Manchester mum has received a Chief Constable’s Commendation from Greater Manchester Police for her bravery when saving one of her neighbours from domestic...

Meet Deborah Alma-The Emergency poet

The Manchester Writing School at MMU and the International Anthony Burgess Foundation are presenting  special guest Deborah Alma - the "Emergency Poet”this Thursday. The Emergency...

Local teens get crafty to transform community as part of national NCS Action Day

Teens in Manchester give up their Saturday to volunteer for their local community as part of national NCS Action Day Hulme Community Garden Centre volunteer...