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Help bring a historic suffragette banner back to Manchester

The People’s History Museum is calling on the public to help it bring home a rare suffragette banner that was created over 100 years...

The elephant who walked from Edinburgh to Manchester

World Elephant Day falls on 12 August every year – an occasion you may think has nothing to do with Manchester. We can’t offer you...

Queer Noise: 50 years of LGBT+ life in Manchester

Manchester’s musical LGBT+ history is explored in a new exhibition coming to The People’s History Museum. Queer Noise features artefacts, imagery, film and music from...

24 hour party political people: general election screenings, offers and events...

In case you haven't heard, there's a general election tomorrow with polling stations open from 7am-10pm. Manchester may be split between red and blue when...

Manchester’s museums and arts venues open late for one night only...

Familiar venues and spaces will transform into places of wonder and curiosity on Thursday May 18th to celebrate Manchester After Hours, an annual night of...

Three to see this weekend: a silent rave, an art exhibit...

Guys and gals. Ed Sheeran is in the neighbourhood this weekend. If you want to throw some shapes with the world’s coolest ginger, now’s...

“If you want gorgeous architecture, good books and the best people ...

In a recent article titled ‘Manchester: The Best City You’re Not Visiting’ Huffington Post declared our beloved city as ‘the kind of city that...

Share your football memories at the National Football Museum

The National Football Museum has launched its new Sporting Memories group and is looking for more Mancunians who love to talk football. “Our first session...

National Football Museum volunteers are top of the league

The volunteering scheme at the National Football Museum is believed to be the largest of its kind in the country, with a 70-strong team...

Factory Communications exhibits go on display at Museum of Science and...

A series of exhibits celebrating the archives of Factory Communications Ltd – the legendary team behind Factory Records, the Haçienda and Dry Bar –...

Three to see this weekend: beats, treats and dancing feet

These top weekend events in Manchester will have you ushering in February and saying goodbye to those January blues. Whether you fancy celebrating Saturday with...

WONDER WOMEN: for superheroines and demi-goddesses!

Manchester’s annual feminist festival returns this March for the fourth year running with a programme of film, talks, workshops and exhibitions.