Manchester primary schools on stage as they sing for the world.

The British Council  and the Greater Manchester Music Hub today announced that two live music events involving nine Greater Manchester primary schools will take...

Race the train on the East Lancs line

Fancy racing a train or if you do t fancy your chances, then watching the race? Then head up to Bury this weekend to the...

Sensored at Contact

How would you interact with art, performance and drama when your senses are taken away? Well this Saturday the Re:Con team from Oxford Road's Contact...

24:7 presents: A Packed Weekend of Theatre Fun and World Premières

Running from 24 - 26 July, 24:7's Big Weekend of new theatre-making will take place in and around the Martin Harris Centre for Music...

Manchester Children’s Book Festival returns

The Manchester Children’s Book Festival returns this year from Friday June 26th to Sunday July 5th, with the ever-popular family fun day on Saturday,...

Celebrate the summer solstice at Alexandra Park this weekend

Alexandra Park is celebrating the summer solstice tomorrow (21st June) , apparently the Terrace aligns with summer solstice sunset/winter solstice sunrise. The park has a...

Manchester’s Buy Art Fair to return for eighth year

Manchester’s Buy Art Fair, the leading art fair outside London, returns refreshed and revitalised to Old Granada Studios on 24-27 September 2015.  Now in its...

 The miners’ strike remembered in images and song, thirty years on

This Thursday, 18 June at 7pm the Working Class Movement Library hosts a film and music performance with songwriter Brenda Heslop, her band Ribbon...

Heaton Park set to go primal with Obstacle Race

Local people across Manchester and the surrounding counties are getting ready to ‘Spartan Up’ as Reebok Spartan Race, the world’s leading obstacle race, comes...

Manchester Cathedral hosts the European musical premiere of world–renowned composer Nancy Galbraith’s The Passion...

As part of this week’s Create Salford Festival, Manchester’s Cathedral will host the European musical premiere of world–renowned composer Nancy Galbraith’s The Passion of...