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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

Meet the man behind Manchester’s top spot for Chinese hot pot

It’s no secret that Manchester has an abundance of top Chinese restaurants. Yang Sing, Sweet Mandarin and Wings spring to mind. But one of the...

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...

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...

Buy a burger for lunch today and raise money for charity...

On Wednesday 17th July, Honest Burgers on Bridge Street will be holding an Honesty Box Day between 11.30am and 4.30pm. They're asking customers to pay...

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...

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...

Five-a-side football tournament for Manchester businesses raises over £2K for charity

A five-a-side tournament for Manchester businesses has raised over £2,000 for charity. The event, which was run by Manchester co-working space Work.Life, raised £2,006 for...

Manchester fireman Aaron Parmar launches running club in memory of Manchester...

You may remember just a few months ago when Aaron Parmar set himself the mammoth task of running 22 10k runs in memory of...

Heartbroken stars pay tribute to Manchester celebrity hairdresser Scott Meadows

Tributes have been pouring in from across Manchester after the sudden death of popular hairdresser-to-the-stars Scott Meadows. Scott, 31, who counted scores of celebrities as...

Whatever happened to the Arndale underground market? This urban explorer...

Many people have happy memories of the Arndale Underground Market, a shopper's paradise beneath the city centre's streets back in the 1970s and 80s. The...

21 small Manchester charities that need your help

It's Small Charity Week. Small Charity Week celebrates and raises awareness of the essential work of the UK’s small charity sector who make an invaluable...

Sustainable coffee cup campaign raises over £2k for Manchester charity

Local coffee shops have united to raise money to support young people and communities across Greater Manchester. Earlier in the summer, I Love MCR® teamed...

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