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Manchester has a unique community spirit. There’s a real sense of civic pride, a feeling that brings with it resilience and defiance. Above all, we are wonderful, friendly people who unite when we have to

New food and culture enterprise to help the homeless to open...

A new social enterprise aiming to help end homelessness across Greater Manchester is set to open in a former Ancoats warehouse this summer. Set across...

Manchester remembers Ray Boddington at touching procession in Piccadilly Gardens

The people of Manchester have paid their final respects to Piccadilly Rats frontman Ray Boddington who died last month. Visiting the city centre spot where...

This Is Manchester Awards return for second year to celebrate the...

The inaugural This is Manchester Awards was created to celebrate the incredible talent Greater Manchester has at its heart. After all, Manchester has a vibrant...

Strictly stars Denise Van Outen and Gethin Jones watch Manchester’s business...

Cheadle-based charity Seashell Trust quickstepped its way to a record-breaking £123,000 at its glittering fundraiser – helped by former Strictly Come Dancing celebrity stars...

Manchester chef Adam Reid celebrates Great British Menu win – here’s...

Manchester chef Adam Reid will cook the main course of this year’s Great British Menu banquet after his comforting chicken dish beat the competition. In...

Meet the Stockport MasterChef finalist making luxury chocolate bars – including...

Having wowed both the judges and viewers last year with his stunning dishes on BBC’s MasterChef, Stockport-based finalist David Crichton has now launched a...

Suranne Jones on new TV drama Gentleman Jack and what she...

Suranne Jones takes the lead in a new drama by Happy Valley’s Sally Wainwright about Anne Lister, the transgressive landowner who returned to Halifax...

Meet Food Sorcery’s coffee master teaching Mancunians how to make the...

One of Food Sorcery’s most popular classes is the Coffee Lovers class. Run by Mancunian coffee master Gavin Scouse, we had a chat with the...

Manchester’s billionaires: who made the Sunday Times rich list 2019

The success of Manchester's business entrepreneurs has once again been underlined with the publication of the 2019 Sunday Times Rich List. It details the wealthiest...

Fletcher Moss FC win Primary Cup Final – and nine kids...

Yesterday was a huge day for Salford City. They beat AFC Fylde in the Vanarama National League Play-Off Final to win promotion to the...

Meet the woman who has turned a passion for wine into...

A love of fine wines led to the creation of what is now one of Manchester's longest-established restaurants. Co-founder Jane Dowler has overseen the growth...

Russell T Davies’ latest TV drama focuses on the lives of...

It doesn't seem that long ago that Russell T Davies announced he was setting his latest drama Years and Years in Manchester. Now it’s...

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