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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

What’s the story behind Manchester’s biggest street food event – and...

One of the biggest street food events in the UK, GRUB is celebrating its fifth anniversary this year. Despite launching at a time when interest...

New archive reveals behind-the-scenes story of pioneering 1930s Manchester documentary maker

Olive Shapley was a pioneer of social documentary in the north from the 1930s. She was the first producer to regularly leave the studio and...

Meet the man who shot a horror film on his iPhone...

By day, Elliott Maguire works as a security guard at ITV, MediaCity. By night, he hones his craft - filmmaking. In an ambitious juggling act,...

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...

5 Manchester restaurants named in OpenTable’s top 100 in the UK...

Just over half of OpenTable's 100 best restaurants in the UK 2016 are in London. Of the rest, five are in Manchester, more than any other...

Manchester dance company to bring books to life in Central Library...

Ten years ago, local boys Kevin Edward Turner and Anthony Missen – best friends who shared a love of dance – decided to start...

16 year-old Salford girl inspired by Shelagh Delaney to have her...

A 16 year-old Salford schoolgirl is to have her first play performed at Salford Arts Theatre. Libby Hall's Things We Tell The Hours After Midnight looks...

Manchester terror attack books of condolence to be given to city...

For four weeks following the terror attack on Manchester Arena in May, St Ann’s Square was the focus of the world's attention. Images of the...

Joe Gill: from Withington to The Full Monty via Emmerdale

Actor Joe Gill likes to take risks by playing people who are very different to him. He shot to fame playing Finn Barton in...

12 Questions for Manchester Bees: Patrick Hall and Jon Charles, Co-Founders...

Patrick Hall and Jon Charles fell into the world of hospitality trying to earn an extra buck whilst studying. Patrick hails from Finland and...

“I am the ultimate northern working class girl made good”: meet...

One upon a time, solicitors kept themselves out of the limelight. There might be a small polished brass plate by the front door of...

Best-selling author releases Christmas single to raise funds for Manchester’s homeless

Best-selling author Tommy Rhattigan is aiming for the top of the charts again. But this time it’s not a book he's written. It’s a song. Proceeds from...

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