Largest digital skills event in the North returns to support businesses and emerging talent

The annual Digital Skills Festival, the only event of its kind in the North, returns to Manchester next month, and businesses and students are...

Roller-coaster Irish Comedy at Oldham Theatre in 2016

Lyceum Theatre Oldham follows up November's sell-out success with modern Irish classicThe Beauty Queen of Leenane  The play by Martin McDonagh was his first , written...

Grill No20-a new addition for Oldham

Oldham Town Centre’s latest bar and grill is open – and is already attracting a loyal clientele.  The Grill@No 20 is a stylish family-run eatery...

GM Connect to deliver pioneering data service for the region

A new initiative is set to put Greater Manchester in the UK forefront of data-sharing and analysis to help improve public services. Greater Manchester Combined...

Humphrey’s Heroes Launched with Hospital Abseil

Royal Manchester Children's Hospital Charity (RMCH Charity) launched its superhero abseil, Humphrey's Heroes. To mark the occasion a team of the world's most famous...

Looking to lose weight in 2016? Step on the weighing scales

Using the latest connected-health technology, research from The University of Manchester indicates that the more often people engage with digital weighing scales, the more...

Chester Zoo unveils new home for endangered primates

The (3,607m sq) exhibit, part of Islands, the UK’s biggest ever zoological development, has been designed by the zoo’s primate keepers, conservationists and specialist...

Lancaster City 1-1 Droylsden 

Dave Pace's team came away from the Giant Axe with a hard fought for point ending Lancaster's run of five successive wins. The Bloods, after...

Urban Splash given go ahead for Irwell Development

Urban Splash has been awarded planning consent for the delivery of 171 homes at Irwell Riverside, a new waterfront community off Trinity Way in...

Manchester’s Victoria Station to close on Sundays as work begins on Ordsall Chord

As part of the Railway Upgrade Plan work has already started to build the Ordsall Chord, a vital new piece of railway linking Manchester’s...