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...

Anthony Burgess Foundation celebrates 100th birthday for late legend 

The International Anthony Burgess Foundation, located on Cambridge Street, has rounded up a series of events to celebrate the 100th birthday of the foundation’s...

British radical Thomas Paine to be celebrated at a meeting in Salford

Manchester-born writer Trevor Griffiths will be among the speakers at an event to mark Thomas Paine’s birthday which will take place at the Working...

Manchester Science Festival 2017 photography exhibition: Sharing Stories of Women in Science and Engineering

Science is not, and never has been, just for men, however just 13% of those working in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) in...

World premiere of multi-sensory work SENTINEL to be performed at Waterside

Sentinel, part of Manchester Science Festival, is a multi-sensory performance of electronic music from composer Richard Evans (previously a keyboardist with James) and comes to Waterside,...

Brass Art for Bury sculpture trail’s silver anniversary

A new exhibition at Bury Sculpture Centre will celebrate 25 years since the start of the Irwell Sculpture Trail. Brass Art have been commissioned to create...

Imperial War Museums stages inaugural annual Remembrance Lectures

From wearing the poppy to the idea of heroism, lectures exploring the themes and rituals of Remembrance will be staged at IWM London and...

Censorship and the working class reader – an event celebrating the bicentenary of William...

In December 1817, the radical satirist and publisher William Hone successfully defended himself in three high-profile prosecutions for blasphemous and seditious libel. The Library...

Queer Womxn To Take Over Manchester Pride Live In Your Living Room

Week seven of Manchester Pride’s series of Friday night shows will see Queer womxn take over the LGBTQ+ charity’s social streaming channels with DJ...

Lighting up Bury this weekend

Enlighten Bury is a new sound and light festival bringing together a stellar programme of world premieres, award winning artworks and international musicians. Curated Place...