Gobsmacked crowd see a man fly at MediaCity

Richard Browning left people staring in awe at when he came to Media City on Friday to demonstrate his invention, Daedalus Mark 1. The grafity-defying...

Meet the Salford-born actress who’s about to become a Calendar Girl

You may have spotted Anna-Jane Casey on the cobbles of Coronation Street recently playing Geri, a woman organising a calendar to raise money for a cancer charity. Funnily enough,...

Review: Home, I’m Darling at The Lowry

Home, I'm Darling is Laura Wade's first original play since Posh, her 2010 satire on the Bullingdon Club which later became the film The Riot...

Enjoy a five course dinner cooked by ten of the region’s...

Ten of the finest chefs in the north west will be creating a spectacular fundraising dinner at the five star Lowry Hotel later this...

Last orders? Why a Budget beer tax hike could call time...

Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond's recent announcement that this year's Budget day will be 29th October has set nerves jangling in Britain's hard-pressed...

Review: Happy Mondays at George’s Worsley

George’s Worsley has had mixed reviews on I Love Manchester. Giggsy’s place was expected to be great but disappointed. Then it rose like a Phoenix...

Help the hungry – organisations in and around Manchester that need...

Many people associate the festive season with a time of food, drink and celebrating. But that isn’t the case for everyone – and local...

From homelessness to haemorrhoids: meet the Salford poet who tells it...

Salford-born poet JB Barrington is a man who puts together hard-hitting verses about working class life that hit you right in the heart. His poems cover...

These 1960s images by a Salford photographer reveal our enduring obsession...

Photographer Shirley Baker, who was born in Salford in 1932, was best known for her striking images of Manchester working class streets scenes in...

How a drunken bet led Salford man to run Africa coast...

For many of us, the thought of going for a run is closely followed by an overwhelming urge to have a nap. But following...

12 Questions for Manchester Bees: Austin Collings, Writer

What's evident when I sit down with writer Austin Collings is that this interview will be a bit different from any other 12 Questions interviews I've...

A food love story: meet the couple behind one of Manchester’s...

Sometimes you find love in the most unexpected places. And sometimes you find fantastic food in the most unexpected places. One of the top rated...

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