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The story of Manchester in 101 objects: #18 the rise of...

Story: Rise of Radical and Revolutionary Politics Object: Tom Paine’s desk Location: People’s History Museum Year: 1791 Manchester has a reputation as a city with a long history...

Influential American business magazine sings the praises of Stockport

"American tourists who know and love Britain expect history to greet them at every turn", writes veteran travel writer Gretchen Kelly in the latest...

An immersive Leonardo Da Vinci inspired banquet is coming to Manchester...

Tickets have gone on sale to enable art lovers to 'dine with Da Vinci', first in a unique series of art-meets-food supper clubs being...

Welcome to Munchester! City shortlisted for National Biscuit Museum

Mancunians’ love for biscuits is renowned. We eat more of the sweet treats than anyone else in the UK. Now Manchester's passion for all things...

9 of the most romantic places to propose in Manchester

With Valentine's Day on the horizon, perhaps your thoughts are turning to a romantic proposal.  Move over Paris - there's a new city of...

Watch electricity dance: technology meets electronica at installation coming to Manchester

If you thought science is boring, think again. An art and sound installation which explores the creative possibilities of the Tesla coil as a musical...

National Football Museum to start charging admission – but will remain...

The National Football Museum is to introduce entry charges of up to £10 in the new year. The move is part of a bid for...

There’s a Halloween gnome trail at Ordsall Hall – and we...

There's a spooky Halloween trail at one of Manchester's most haunted buildings. Ghoulish little gnomes have been dotted around the grounds of Ordsall Hall in...

Moving exhibition explores how we remember those who lost their lives...

One hundred years after the guns fell silent, remembrance of the lives lost during the First World War remains a poignant and moving subject. While...

School’s out! 17 things to do with the kids over the...

Don't let the kids drive you up the wall this summer. There's plenty going on in Manchester to keep you all busy, whether you're...

Two locations in Greater Manchester named in top ten most important...

The Castlefield Canal Basin and the Rochdale Pioneers Shop have been named in the top ten most important historic places in England. They were chosen by...

100 years since The Representation of the People Act – and...

Today marks 100 years since the Representation of the People Act was passed on the 6 February 1918, granting women over 30 who were...

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