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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

Local poet JB Barrington delivers moving poem for male suicide awareness...

Male suicide is at an all time high. In the UK, men are three times more likely to take their own lives than women. Local...

A choir of a thousand voices will perform in Cathedral Gardens...

A choir of a thousand voices will perform in Manchester city centre’s Cathedral Gardens on Saturday 13th July as part of the annual Street...

The taxi firm that loved their local restaurant so much they’ve...

This Manchester taxi firm loved their neighbouring restaurant so much, that when it faced closure they decided to take it on themselves! StreetCars, based in...

A life-sized LEGO suffragette is coming to Manchester on Emmeline Pankhurst’s...

This brilliant life-sized statue of a suffragette made entirely from LEGO is to go on display in Manchester - just in time to mark the...

Unseen photos of top stars up for auction to raise funds...

A collection of previously unseen images of world-renowned stars including Tim Burgess, The Stereophonics and Catfish and the Bottlemen is to be auctioned next...

Bridgewater Canal celebrates 258th birthday with community arts festival

The Bridgewater Canal is an iconic part of Manchester’s history. Built in 1761, the canal was commissioned by Sir Francis Egerton, the third Duke...

Exclusive: sneak preview of new film about cult Manchester buskers the...

Cult Manchester buskers the Piccadilly Rats are the stars of a new feature length documentary which maps the group's unlikely rise to fame. Produced by...

Stars out as inspiring fundraiser Michael Josephson MBE raises £318,000 at...

Star guests and VIPs were going for gold as an astounding £318,000 was raised at the annual Michael Josephson MBE Summer Ball. Inspirational fundraiser Michael...

Manchester businesses come together on the pitch for We Love MCR...

This month Manchester's businesses will come together on the football pitch to raise funds for We Love MCR Charity, the Lord Mayor's Charity Trust...

Danny Boyle on Manchester, working with Richard Curtis, and why his...

Yesterday is a joyous romantic comedy written by the master of the genre, Richard Curtis, and directed by Danny Boyle. It might seem unexpected for...

Pop-up pub breathing new life into Manchester’s empty buildings returns to...

A group of local craft beer lovers have been hosting pop-up pub events in abandoned and disused Manchester buildings, breathing new life into some...

Manchester-born enterprise Foodinate donates 100,000th meal for those in need

Since 2016, Manchester-born social enterprise Foodinate has partnered with restaurants and event venues to fight food poverty in the UK and bring hot, nourishing meals to...

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