New project aims to cut energy demand

A new partnership between Greater Manchester’s Combined Authority (GMCA) and Japan’s New Energy Development Organisation is set to reduce energy demand and cuts in...

Works begins on Metrolink’s second city crossing

Construction work has begun on the transformational Metrolink Second City Crossing through Manchester city centre. Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) has been able to start...

RNCM unveils £1.7m state of the art concert hall

Manchester's Royal Northern College of Music unveils its newly refurbished Concert Hall today following the completion of a £7.1m redevelopment project. Designed by architect Ian...

Work is underway on Port Salford Greenway Route

Work has started on a new £1 million cycleway and pedestrian in Salford. The new Port Salford Greenway route will follow the M60 to transport...

Greater Manchester Sports awards

This year's Greater Manchester Sports Awards sponsored by ANS is taking place on Friday 7th November at the Point, Emirates Old Trafford. The event will...

Royal Exchange’s Hamlet to hit the big screen.

Shooting has just been completed on a film version of the Royal Exchange Theatre’s Hamlet with acclaimed theatre and television actress Maxine Peake in...

Give the north its fair share of arts and lottery funding says MP’s

London's galleries, theatres and other cultural organisations get a disproportionate share of England's arts funding according to a report from MP's out today. The House...

Lord Mayor plants Hiroshima’s trees

Today is the 34th anniversary of Manchester becoming the world’s first nuclear free city, and to mark the occasion the Lord Mayor of Manchester...

Home Rule for Manchester

Greater Manchester will be granted powers over their own affairs, including trains, roads, schools, science and housing The Chancellor, George Osborne, has announced the new...

Thieves swipe Bury Mayoral chain in violent robbery

Police are hunting two men who stole the Mayor of Bury’s ceremonial chains during a violent robbery in Radcliffe last night. The Mayor of Bury’s...