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

Madchester legends set to support mass community singalong

More stars have lined up to support Together in One Voice as the full set list and timings are released

Worker Bee: Ed Blaney, musician and founder of Salford Music Festival

Musician Ed Blaney on Mark E Smith, Neil Diamond and birdwatching

Meet the man who’s invented a new game that’s perfect for...

Chris Hand has done something a bit different during lockdown - he’s invented a new game

How you can commemorate the 75th anniversary of VE Day safely...

The VE Day toast is one of many national events taking place throughout the day, including a two minutes’ silence, a singalong and a live stream of memories of World War Two #VEDayMCR

Manchester’s choir community unite to sing Coldplay’s ‘Fix You’ in honour...

The Choir Project Manchester presents ‘Fix You’ in memory of all NHS and healthcare workers who lost their lives trying to save others

Bury singer releases heartfelt songs on iTunes and donates all proceeds...

A Bury singer is entertaining two different generations with ‘wartime spirit’ to raise funds for the NHS

Restaurant owner celebrates birthday cooking over 100 healthy meals for NHS...

Local restaurateur Devang Gohil spent his birthday cooking and delivering over 100 nutritious vegetarian meals for NHS staff

Like scenes from a movie: current photos of ‘spooky’ Manchester city...

Local photographer documents a 'quiet and strange' Manchester city centre during lockdown

Muslim leaders urge community to stay home during Ramadan

Social distancing rules are being supported by a wide variety of Muslim communities including the Manchester Council of Mosques

A free community car share scheme is launching in Manchester to...

Cars that are sat idle on driveways are being loaned out to help frontline workers in fightback against COVID-19

Local golfing community raise £10k to support the future of their...

Worsley Golf Club members come together in a raffle to win prizes while raising money for their much loved local club professional

Coronation Street produce video to help domestic abuse sufferers ‘stay safe’...

Corrie cast messages on behalf of Women's Aid to highlight the help available against domestic violence

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