Day: 1 August 2018

Aug 01
Campaign launched to make Greater Manchester the best place in the UK to be a woman

Greater Manchester has a lower gender pay gap than the UK as a whole – but…

Aug 01
Worker Bee: Craig Hepworth, playwright and director

Craig Hepworth is a playwright and director who co-owns Vertigo Theatre Productions, a…

Aug 01
The Dark Page: new season at HOME explores the literary background of film noir

A season of film noir thrillers is coming to HOME. But rather than feature the usual…

Aug 01
It all started on Oxford Road: the band from Manchester conquering the post-pop landscape

Meet Young Monarch, a group of young musicians from across the country who met whilst…

Aug 01
Heard the one about the opera which encourages the audience to use Twitter during the performance?

You know the rules when you go to the theatre. No cameras. No phones. Here’s a…

Aug 01
The small festival like no other bringing big names to a village in Saddleworth

Last year two musical brothers decided to use Saddleworth Cricket Club for a small…

Aug 01
Manchester coffee brand first in UK to ditch take away cups and single-use plastic

Speciality coffee shop Grindsmith has completely eliminated single-use cups from its…