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Symbols Of The City On The Former Free Trade Hall Manchester

Symbolically Manchester: more than just the bee

Jonathan Schofield finds the meaning behind some of the motifs on and in Manchester buildings

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Homes with heritage at Castle Irwell

An exclusive new development built on the former Manchester Racecourse

The Deansgate Pub Steeling Itself After Closure 3

The Deansgate Pub is boarded up but it will stay a pub

Jonathan Schofield and another pub takeover by Greene King

Piccadily Gardens To Get £25M Improvements

Property: Cathedral disappears, £25m for Picc Gardens, Museum revamps, Heaton Park news

Jonathan Schofield on tricky CGIs, and big plans in Salford, Alty and Prestwich

Hodder Towers On Great Jackson Street Manchester

Two new 560ft Manchester skyscrapers on the way

Jonathan Schofield and the movement up for the city centre skyline

2021 01 20 Hulme Street Tower Student Castle 1 1200X900

The planning machine wins: 'Tombstone' tower approved

55 story building gains planning permission despite a well-reasoned heartfelt 'no' campaign

Viadux And The Under Vault Amenties In Manchester 3

Manchester's new swimming pool, railway arches and towers at Viadux

Jonathan Schofield and another scheme taking advantage of railway engineering

7 May The Greenery Drips From The Ceiling In The London Treehouse Hotel

Manchester's new Treehouse Hotel with space hoppers and stepping stones

Jonathan Schofield on a concept hotel set to reinvigorate a concrete lump in Manchester

2021 03 12 News Roundup And The Census Is Vitally Important So Manchester Can Gain The Subsidies From Central Government It Needs

Seven days in Manchester: The highest city in the UK?

A selective news round-up for Manchester this last week, 10-16 April

2021 03 19 News Roundup Main Picture For The Extra Staff Coming To The Quays

Seven days in Manchester: More BBC jobs, Burnham chopped the Chief

The news round-up for Manchester this last week, 13-19 March

2021 03 12 News And Students Scale The Peterloo Memorial Something The Disabled Cant Do

Seven days in Manchester: University to ban 'mother'?

The news round-up for Manchester this last week, 6-12 March

2021 02 26 Brewdog Hotel Brings Doghouse To Manchester

Seven days in Manchester: Beer hotel, station bar, fires and moggies

The news round-up for Manchester this last week, 27 February-5 March

2021 01 20 Hulme Street Tower

"This will not be a low-carbon building" - the 55-storey Hulme Tower saga continues

With help from residents, Andrea Sandor looks at the environmental credentials of the controversial 'Tombstone'...

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Stylish shipping container village to house Manchester's homeless

Jonathan Schofield on how businesses have created a project to provide fresh starts for homeless...

Apartments

Looking to lease a city centre apartment in Manchester with seriously cool credentials?

Get a sneak peek of the Vita Living development at Circle Square

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Property: Stretford rising and people power over dodgy skyscraper

Jonathan Schofield on a planning good sense, the death of the mall and a 'Glade...

2021 01 20 Hulme Street Tower Student Castle South East Elevation 1200X900

The 55 storey Hulme Street tower: a completely 'botched application'

Jonathan Schofield with a long read on a potential moral, aesthetic and economic planning failure

2021 01 15 Bez

14 Days in Manchester: Bez, lockdowns, vaccinations and more

The news round-up for Manchester this last fortnight