“New Dawn Fades – A Play About Joy Division and Manchester”,

A new play chronicles the rise and fall of ​ Manchester's ground-breaking post-punk band and the tragic suicide of lead singer Ian Curtis. Showing in...

Could Manchester soon be cooking on its own gas?

For the first time ever, the good people of Manchester could soon be cooking on their own gas. It’s a sign that Manchester’s wastewater treatment...

Go ahead for Graphene’s Innovation Centre

Planning permission has been granted for the University of Manchester's £60m Graphene Engineering Innovation Centre (GEIC) and it is expected to be completed by...

Pioneering Manchester research using honey exploits potential to save lives 

The healing powers of honey have been known for thousands of years. Now a graduate from The University of Manchester has discovered a powerful...

Manchester’s Health and Performance Institute opens its doors

The Manchester Institute of Health & Performance (MIHP) officially opened its doors to unveil a pioneering new facility, the first of its kind in...

Countdown to Greater Manchester’s Mayoral elections

Greater Manchester will be electing its first directly elected Mayor on 4th May 2017, the government has announced. Elections to the Greater Manchester Combined Authority...

Netherlands artist unveils exhibition at Bury Sculpture Centre

One of the Netherlands’ most prominent artists is unveiling his new show at Bury Sculpture Centre this weekend. Auke de Vries has established an international...

Echoes of a Mountain song across Manchester

The new season begins this weekend  at the Bridgewater Hall which connects music to the wonderful landscape..  The echoes of a Mountain song begins with...

Books galore across Manchester

Manchester library users will soon be able to borrow books from other libraries across the region, thanks to a new initiative launching on National...

Join Crolla’s Running Army

World Champion boxer Anthony Crolla today launched a search for ‘Crolla’s Army’ of local runners to join his team for this year’s Great Manchester...