Bolton Food and Drink Festival reveals sizzling celebrity chef line-up for...

Last year, it attracted more than 274,000 people. And the annual Bolton Food and Drink Festival will return again this summer, with a star-studded line-up...

Could the new Warburton’s bagel ad be Robert de Niro’s greatest...

Bolton is probably better know for its pasty barms than its bagels, but all that could be about to change thanks to local baker...

Fun ways to get fit in Manchester from circus skills and...

We’re a predictable lot. No sooner has New Year chimed than thoughts invariably turn to our physical state with promises made that this is...

How the fastest blind man on land and water is...

Dust off your 2016 book of Guinness World Records and turn to page 97. There you will find Mike Newman, the Sale-born adrenaline junkie...

Bolton Food Festival: a gluttonous journey from glitzy gala to piles...

Bolton Food & Drink Festival returned for the 13th year running over the Bank Holiday weekend. Despite dreadful weather at times, there was nothing...

Three to see this weekend: northern pints, soul delights and Bolton...

We’re spoilt for choice this weekend. Not only is it the August Bank Holiday, but it’s bursting with events all across Manchester including beer,...

Greater Manchester is even redder as UKIP heads for oblivion

Labour’s grip on Greater Manchester’s Parliamentary constituencies has tightened following the General Election, boosted by the meltdown of the UK Independence Party’s vote. Any hopes...

Manchester families invited to welcome Chinese children into their homes this...

Families in Manchester are being invited to welcome Chinese students into their homes as 1,000 young people visit this summer to learn about life in...

VOTES FOR VINNY: seven-week-old fox cub urges Mancunians to reject repeal...

Vinny the Fox stopped off in Manchester today on his Battle Bus tour of Great Britain. The seven-week-old fox - no relation to Megan - is...

New Manchester mayor Burnham has to learn to do something he’s...

New mayor Andy Burnham, elected on a disappointing 28.9 per cent turnout, is in uncharted territory. We all are. But in addition to learning...

Does Manchester’s first elected mayor need Westminster experience?

Bookies' favourite at odds of 1/6, Andy Burnham played the Westminster card as the three main candidates in the race to become Greater Manchester's...

This week’s Manchester news in ten: Batmobile comes to Bury and...

If you’re getting the lion’s share of your news from Instagram memes or twitter feeds, this one’s for you. We’ve compiled the most interesting...

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