Manchester’s Mysterious Island Pomona takes centre stage at Royal Exchange.

POMONA arrives at the Royal Exchange Theatre following its critically acclaimed premiere at The Orange Tree Theatre in 2014. Set on Manchester’s deserted island of...

£81m Peel Park Quarter officially opened

Salford University's PEEL PARK Quarter, its brand new, state-of-the-art student accommodation complex, was officially opened by the University and Salford Vilage Limited. Professor Helen Marshall,...

Waterstone’s Manchester joins biggest UK charity book sale to raise £1m for Syrian refugees 

Waterstones Manchester are proud to announce their ‘Buy Books for Syria’ campaign, with the goal to help raise one million pounds for Oxfam’s Syria...

Lifeline for academics in world’s most dangerous places

THE DIRECTOR of an organisation that has its roots in the Nazi expulsion of academics from their posts in 1933 will be talking at...

Mark Reeves and magneticNorth launch ‘HOLDEN’: a digital first, equestrian fashion brand

The equestrian sector is set for a shake up as entrepreneur Mark Reeves teams up with digital agency magneticNorthto launch HOLDEN, a brand new...

Charity Maggie’s reveals plans for Oldham

Maggie’s, the charity that provides free practical, emotional and social support for people with cancer and their family and friends has applied for planning...

George Osborne declares new Well Pharmacy Manchester HQ open

Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, opened the new head office of Well, the UK’s largest independent pharmacy chain.   Well is now the fourth pillar...

North West Film Archive teams up for Blighty documentary

THE North West Film Archive is working with national broadcaster Channel 4 on a documentary about the poignant “Calling Blighty” films. The World War II...

Victoria Station is formally reopened after £44m facelift

A train station once labelled Britain’s worst was formally reopened today following a £44 million facelift. As well as maintaining Manchester Victoria’s heritage gems, its...

Manchester team is checking on VW emissions

A team at The University of Manchester is testing a diesel Volkswagen engine to try to get an accurate picture of how polluting it...