People

What makes Manchester so special and unique? That’s easy, the beautiful people. Some were born here and some were drawn here – we ask how they have come to love Manchester

Straight outta Gorton: the reggae band bringing some sunshine to Market Street

It’s not often that a busking group manages to get people dancing on the streets of Manchester. But it seems Ruff Trade have cracked...

Local dog lover is campaigning for Manchester Metrolink ban on dogs...

A local dog lover is campaigning for the ban on dogs being allowed on the Manchester Metrolink to be lifted. In his online petition, Adam...

Meet the Prestwich illustrator who is drawing Manchester bees to raise...

Myroslava Coates is going to be a busy bee on May 22 - the first anniversary of the Arena terror attack. The Prestwich illustrator, also...

Manchester remembers Night and Day Café founder Jan Oldenburg

Tributes have been flooding in following the death of Night and Day Café founder Jan Oldenburg, who passed away on Sunday, aged 71. Jan...

How a heroic Manchester man is bringing water to a war...

Daniel Burke is a man on a mission. The 30 year-old from Wythenshawe has been fighting ISIS with the Kurdish militia in Syria for over...

Salford lad’s lad James ‘Shinny’ Davenport opens up about anxiety on...

Salford lad James Davenport - also known as Shinny - is a local star who speaks his mind. And not just because it's World...

Beautiful new variety of rose will honour youngest victim of Manchester...

The parents of Saffie-Rose Roussos, the youngest victim of the Manchester Arena bombing, have revealed a new variety of rose cultivated in memory of...

Meet the new wave of urban artists coming out of Manchester’s...

Music's always been at the heart of the 0161. Our history proves that. From the heady rock 'n' roll peak of the Smiths, the...

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...

Let them eat cake: where to get some of the best...

March 28th is National Black Forest Cake (aka Black Forest gateau) Day. Yes! Another excuse to eat cake. We're not short of bakeries and cake shops...

How a burrito bar that launched in Manchester went national and...

Morgan Davis opened his first restaurant in Manchester’s Piccadilly Gardens back in 2005. Barburrito was the first burrito bar in the UK. Now it's the...

Meet the new global ambassadors chosen to represent Manchester on the...

Six local high-profile individuals have been chosen by Marketing Manchester's Ambassador Programme to represent Manchester on the world stage. The 'MBassadors' are ex-Manchester United star turned...

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