Lara Williamson triumphs at Salford’s children book award

LARA WILLIAMSON, author of A Boy Called Hope, has today been announced as the winner of the prestigious Salford Libraries Children’s Book Award, at...

Revealed – The North West’s Toilet Confession

A whole beetroot, a Ninja Turtle, love letters, E-cigarettes and underpants are just a few of the items that toilet-goers have owned up to...

Martha Argerich to tour Italy with Manchester Camerata

Manchester Camerata and legendary pianist, Martha Argerich, will be reunited for the first time since their remarkable performance at MIF 2013, for a tour...

Manchester’s Red Production Company to begin filming new ITV thriller

Manchester based Red Production Company, the people behind Scott and Bailey and Happy Valley have been commissioned to produce another series for ITV. Indira Varma,...

That water cooler moment-Is gossip at work harmful?

Gossiping at work can damage morale and make workers more cynical, possibly lowering productivity in around a sixth of all workers, research from The...

Stockport Council introduce app to monitor shopping

Shoppers and regular visitors to Stockport Town Centre are being invited to take part in an interesting new consumer behaviour study using Smartphone technology. Stockport...

Urban Splash’s hoUSe for the 21st century

Urban Splash has officially launched the first phase of hoUSe, a new concept which offers customers bespoke, architect-designed homes.  hoUSe represents an alternative to the...

Busted by the four paws of the law

A shop worker readily confessed to selling illegal tobacco when confronted with the four paws of the law.  Buster,a tobacco sniffer dog, his handler and...

Grand opening announced for Bramall Hall

Bramall Hall’s grand re-opening will be the weekend of Saturday July 30th and Sunday July 31st 2016. Bramall Hall closed to visitors at the end...

Salford announces its commemorations for the Battle of the Somme

Soldiers killed at the battle of The Somme will be remembered in a full weekend of commemorations in Salford in July – including...