Tag: Manchester writers

Jan 27
Elizabeth Gaskell’s house is launching interactive virtual tours

Now you can take a virtual tour of the Regency-style villa and learn how the…

Jan 21
Manchester author longlisted for prestigious literary prize

Worth £20,000, the prize celebrates the international world of fiction in all its…

Jan 05
Photo book of Manchester life in lockdown to raise money for homeless

Manchester photographer Sushil Nash collected images and emotional stories from people…

Nov 23
Read Manchester launches Christmas book appeal to help local children

'Every child deserves the right to read, learn and explore life, no matter what their…

Nov 20
This outsider artist from Gorton has published a book documenting lockdown

A percentage of the royalties from the book will be donated to mental health charity…

Nov 19
John Cooper Clarke live streamed festive gig will raise funds for Salford Foodbank

Expect a festive evening of poetry with the Bard of Salford and special guests, in…

Nov 19
Five liberating things you should be doing during lockdown

A selection box of new activities to try during the winter lockdown - including a…

Nov 17
Marcus Rashford launches book club to promote reading and literacy to children

'There are 400,000 children across the UK today who have never owned a book, children…

Nov 06
11 new Manchester books to read during lockdown and beyond

From music, TV and history books to Manc Noir thrillers and young adult fiction, these…

Oct 16
Interview: John Cooper Clarke has written a memoir – and it’s a rollicking rock’n’roll rollercoaster

The Bard of Salford tells us about his extraordinary life - from growing up in Higher…

Oct 15
ITV commissions gripping new drama by Manchester screenwriter and producer

Starring Sheridan Smith, No Return will be written by Shameless, Clocking Off, The…

Aug 21
The accidental writer: Salford’s Charlotte Levin and a book that wasn’t supposed to be published

Charlotte Levin never planned to be a writer. As a young girl she had set her heart on…