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This is Manchester: 99 photos from the 1970s

Abandoned stations, vast housing blocks and the birth of a city centre monster - a...

This is Manchester: 60 photos from the 1990s

The IRA bomb, the Hacienda and the birth of Metrolink - a pictorial snapshot of...

This is Manchester: 90 photos from the 1960s

Filthy buildings, royal visits and demolished slums - a pictorial snapshot of Greater Manchester in...

This is Manchester: 70 photos from the 1980s

Rotters, catwalks and Arndale roof living - a pictorial snapshot of Greater Manchester in the...

The Factory Manchester New

The Factory - reworked £112m arts centre gains approval

Design flaws have delayed the North's new flagship cultural venue - first proposed in 2014

The Patron Northern Quarter

Northern Quarter is Manchester's independent heartland - but is it?

Last week Andrea Sandor looked at those being pushed out. This week, she examines those...

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Oasis tambourine man + Biggest crab pulls + Beer wins at RHS flower show

Sleuth week 29: in which Sleuth encounters giant crustaceans and strippers

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Former waitress at centre of tipping row threatened with legal action

Albert’s in Didsbury has accused the ex-employee of defamation after she posted payslips to Facebook...

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Curiosities in the city: an alternative tour of Manchester (part two)

Lost graveyards, orbs, Delhi Bells and ducking stools…Jonathan Schofield reveals more strange (and often missed)...

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Gaucho and CAU steakhouses to close in Manchester?

1,500 jobs at risk as restaurant group faces collapse

Lancashire Cotton Famine

A short history of Manchester: Americans, slavery and fellowship

Jonathan Schofield continues his Manchester history series with stories from the 18th and 19th centuries

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Council send Trump to Denmark + Alberts everywhere + Naughty shop window

Sleuth week 28: in which Sleuth squeezes brains onto his lunch

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Julie Hesmondhalgh on Take Back Theatre: 'where acting meets activism'

The political theatre collective was co-founded by Hesmondhalgh in response to the 2015 Tory conference...

This is Manchester: 60 photos from the 1990s

The IRA bomb, the Hacienda and the birth of Metrolink - a pictorial snapshot of...

This is Manchester: 70 photos from the 1980s

Rotters, catwalks and Arndale roof living - a pictorial snapshot of Greater Manchester in the...

This is Manchester: 99 photos from the 1970s

Abandoned stations, vast housing blocks and the birth of a city centre monster - a...

This is Manchester: 90 photos from the 1960s

Filthy buildings, royal visits and demolished slums - a pictorial snapshot of Greater Manchester in...

Albert Square 3

Albert Square to grow by 20% as roads are scrapped

New plans to transform Manchester's main public square into 'one of the finest civic spaces...

Theresa May

Manchester MP calls Brexit "the worst deal since the Russians sold Alaska to the USA"

The Prime Minister has fully embraced the anti-democratic philosophy of the European Union, says Graham...

Donald Trump Baby Balloon

Could Manchester actually ban Donald Trump?

Yes, but it would involve obtaining a civil banning order through the court... anyone got...

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Is Northern Quarter in danger of becoming just another Shoreditch?

With stalwarts such as MadLab and Marc the Printers now gone, Andrea Sandor speaks with...

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Masons Restaurant Bar wins ‘Restaurant of the Year’

The Manchester venue beat off countrywide competition in the National Best New Business Awards

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Sleuth - Manchester wins gross street award + is Jordan Henderson actually Alan Turing?

Week 27: in which Sleuth doesn’t get offered food by a fat lady on the...

Volta Group

Manchester’s finally behaving like a European city... so where's the late night grub?

Outdoor seating, day drinking, what fun! But there's still something missing.

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Salford's Peel Park is looking lovely - now let's sort the rest out

Jonathan Schofield thinks the provision of beautiful parks should be part of health policy

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Manchester’s about to become the best place in the UK to be a new parent

Businesses are uniting to sign up for the ‘Working Forward pledge’, a nationwide initiative being...

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