Portico goes online during the Covid-19 lock down

The Portico Library is, during its temporary closure inviting Manchester to experience The Portico Library online through an expanding array of new resources. "We're determined...

Manchester Literature Festival to postpone events in the light of COVID-19

Following the Government and Public Health England’s advice around COVID-19, Manchester Literature Festival has taken the decision to postpone its forthcoming events for April...

The Lowry CEO urges theatregoers to help arts centre through Coronavirus closure

Following its unavoidable closure as a result of social interaction measures introduced last night, The Lowry has today launched two appeals to help the...

Manchester Art Gallery closes its doors

Manchester Art Gallery became the latest of the City’s institutions to close its doors In a statement issued last night the Gallery said: The gallery has...

Ruth Jones is coming to Manchester to celebrate the publication of her brand-new novel

Ruth Jones will be embarking on a UK tour to celebrate the publication of her brand-new novel Us Three. The tour will take in 7 dates...

Birmingham Royal Ballet bring Swan Lake to The Lowry next week

Birmingham Royal Ballet’s critically acclaimed Swan Lake, first created in 1981 by Sir Peter Wright and Galina Samsova, will tour to The Lowry. On...

Museum of the Moon comes to Oldham’s late-night arts festival

Gaze at the moon closer than ever before as the Museum of the Moon features at this year’s late-night arts festival, Illuminate, across Oldham...

Landscape artist to unveil newest collection in Manchester celebrating 20 year career

Popular contemporary painter, Lawrence Coulson, will appear at a Manchester gallery this weekend to unveil his latest collection, Celebration, marking 20 years of his career as...

Interview: John Tiller ahead of Battle Ready EP Release

John Tiller takes influence from Manchester’s rich and diverse musical heritage, incorporating the working-class spirit of his hometown, though not without strong influences across...

Brick by Brick, Global LEGO Art Exhibition Comes to Manchester

The Art of the Brick, a globally renowned touring exhibition, is coming to Manchester this winter.  The Art of the Brick exhibition will feature more than...