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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

Meet Sophie Willan the voice of Channel 4’s The Circle

Sophie Willan may be the voice of Channel 4’s The Circle but there’s very little about the contestants’ solitary set-up that appeals to the comedian. “I...

Ex-Man City captain Vincent Kompany receives honorary degree from Manchester University

Former Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has received an honorary doctorate from the University of Manchester. He was one of four individuals honoured by the...

Interview: Simon Martin – the chef who brought a Michelin star...

It’s only been open a year, but this week restaurant Mana in Ancoats won a Michelin star - the first in Manchester city centre...

Manchester Worker Bee: Scott Thomas, founder of Social PR

Many will know Scott Thomas from his stint on hit ITV show Love Island, or as part of Manchester's showbiz dynasty of Thomas brothers. But...

Manchester’s best restaurants and bars revealed at MFDF awards 2019

The Manchester Food & Drink Festival Awards have tonight been announced at a glittering gala dinner ceremony held in the majestic Gorton Monastery. Now in...

Huge Manchester mural unveiled at The Printworks – can you spot...

A huge new mural celebrating Manchester's famous faces, inspirational icons and cultural landmarks has been unveiled in the city centre. The Printworks commissioned acclaimed Manc...

This is Manchester Awards 2019 shortlist announced

Hundreds of businesses and individuals have submitted nominations for the second annual This is Manchester Awards, which will take place at the Hilton Manchester...

Manchester scientist made Champion of Alzheimer’s Research UK for raising awareness...

Dr Helen Beaumont, a research scientist at the University of Manchester, has been made a Champion of Alzheimer’s Research UK in recognition of her...

“I thought life was over when I was hit by a...

At the age of 19, Luke Marshall thought he had his life all mapped out. But on 15th July 2012 his life changed forever when...

Bombs, Beckham and riots – how this man captured 40 years...

Chris Gleave has captured some of the most significant moments in Manchester's recent history over his 40 year career as a photojournalist. Chris was often...

Salford actor Robert James-Collier on bringing Downton Abbey to the big...

Ever since the credits rolled on the final episode of Downton Abbey in 2015, speculation was rife as to whether it would return in...

Who were the real Peaky Blinders? Uncover the truth behind the...

The fictional Peaky Blinders on our TV screens are infused with drama and dread. Fashionably dressed, the charismatic but deeply flawed Shelby family would...

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