Plans announced to sell off former police buildings

Six police buildings have been suggested for disposal, all of which have been closed to the public for some time.  Plant Hill, Northenden and Failsworth...

Discovered: A cluster of 60 proteins that help cells move and feel

University of Manchester scientists have discovered a cluster of 60 proteins that allow the body’s cells to react to their environment and communicate with...

Could do better-Manchester’s state of the city report is out

The annual report that details Manchester’s progress in terms of goals set by the city’s Community Strategy and against the national picture has been...

Over 100 arrests in two years as Piccadilly Gardens crackdown continues

Greater Manchester Police has continued the crackdown on criminals in Manchester city centre’s Piccadilly Gardens, making 112 arrests in two years of a police...

Co-op opens latest store in Hulme creating 22 jobs

The Co-op has opened its latest food store in Manchester  following a £560,000 investment in Birley Fields, Hulme. The food store launch forms part...

Carmody Groarke appointed to design Special Exhibitions Gallery at MOSI

Architects Carmody Groarke have been appointed as the design team responsible for the creation of the Museum of Science and Industry's brand new Special...

Nuffield submits plans for Manchester Hospital

Not-for-profit organisation Nuffield Health has submitted a planning application for its state-of-the-art hospital and wellbeing centre in Manchester city centre. Located on a five acre...

Fiona Gasper announced as new Executive Director at Manchester International Festival

Manchester International Festival today announces the appointment of Fiona Gasper as its new Executive Director. Currently Executive Director at the Royal Exchange Theatre, Fiona...

RNCM Alumnus appointed Chief Conductor of the State Orchestra Rheinische Philharmonie 

Garry Walker who graduated from the RNCM in 1997 as a Junior Fellow in Conducting, will take up the post for the 2017/18 season,...

Commissioner speaks out as hate crime figures dramatically rise

As new figures revealed an increase of a third in hate crime reports across the board, with a startling increase in Islamophobic hate crime...