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...

Researchers develop novel technology for harvesting solar energy

Physicists at the University of Salford, along with twelve international partners, have launched a research project that aims to develop novel types of photovoltaic...

The curse- A play about the blood and guts of being a girl

A powerful and bold new play exploring the themes of menstruation, mental health, sexuality and women as monsters opens at the Three Minute Theatre...

Altrincham’s Market joins rhe shortlist for Beeb’s Food and Farming awards 

 Altrincham Market has been named among the finalists at this year's BBC Food and Farming awards. The market, which received its Charter in 1290 joins...

Shortlist announced for RIBA North West Awards 2016

The HOME building, the Central Library, Withington Girls School and Motel One will be amongst seventeen new and exciting projects which will compete for...

Gotham named “Coolest Boutique Hotel”

Hotel Gotham has been named “Coolest Boutique Hotel” by Prestige Events at its annual Cool Venue Awards, capping off a hugely successful opening year...

UK crushes the aspirations of young migrant men says Manchester Study

The hopes and dreams of young migrant men coming to the UK are too often shattered, a University of Manchester study has found. A team...

Bob the Butcher’s Urban art paints a vivid scene of local community

Eye-catching urban art was unveiled in Cadishead on Friday after months of painstaking preparation.  ‘Bob the Butcher’ is the third major artwork installation in Irlam...

Greater Manchester Interim Mayor launches public consultation on air pollution action plan

A new report from the Royal College of Physicians and the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health published last week said that outdoor...

Radical women at the Portico

As part of Wonder Women 2016, Lancaster University's Professor Sharon Rustonwill be speaking at the Portico about two radical women on the 9th March.  The...