Adblocker

Thanks for coming to Confidentials.

Looks like you might have an AdBlocker on. Please whitelist confidentials.com to continue to our site and enjoy an Ad-Light experience.

Okay, I understand
20230814 Premier Club Header Button 5 350X90
  • List View
The Sweet Umist Bridge

Manchester’s 'Little Brasilia' under threat as development looms

Jonathan Schofield says, don't be brutal to Brutalism as Modernist Society announces exhibition

2020 10 29 Lost Rx 1

Demolished or destroyed - Twelve Lost Buildings of Manchester

Part One: Some of the amazing structures that used to stand in the city

2023 04 05 Victoria Baths Curtain

Victoria Baths unveil restored Gala pool doors

The wood and stained glass panels have been lovingly restored by generous volunteers and friends...

8E Copy

Manchester Architecture: A History. Part One

Jonathan Schofield and the epic tale of Manchester architecture

Manchesters Reopened Expanded And Improved Jewish Museum 16

A complete success: Manchester Jewish Museum reopens

Jonathan Schofield interviews Katy Marks about the transformation of the Cheetham Hill Road attraction

Abh 2

The Good, the Standard, the Ugly: Albert Bridge House

Jonathan Schofield sings a lament for a doomed symbol of its age

July Property 2022 Reedham House

Property: Vandalism, 'Rooftop Wellness Space', boost for Victoria North

Jonathan Schofield casts an opinionated glance at some stories in the property world

Mayfield Park 1 10

Exclusive first look at Mayfield Park: looking wonderful, making the city centre better

Jonathan Schofield appreciates quality and flair at the city centre's 6.5 acre park opening in autumn

Falconer Chester Hall Dale Street 3

Manchester's most polite new building: 25-27 Dale Street

Jonathan Schofield on a Northern Quarter building that might be a blueprint for development

Mecd And The Kaaba

The North's biggest uni building houses a 'lightning machine'

Jonathan Schofield's jaw drops as he walks around the MECD building at the University of...

St Michaels Hodder 2

At last: Gary Neville's St Michael's scheme starts in January

Jonathan Schofield looks forward to dynamism on a key, but moribund, city centre site

Great Jackson Street Cluster Manchester 0 Sr Menn 281119 School05 Jpg

Six new towers, 3,554 flats, a school and park for the city

Jonathan Schofield takes a long view of Great Jackson Street's rise and rise

Britons Protection Planned Tower In Manchester

26-storey tower to dominate The Briton's Protection pub

Jonathan Schofield and a desperate attempt to "complement" a classic

Royal Exchange Manchester Reopens With The Christmas Markets 1

The Royal Exchange main hall re-opens, it's about time

Jonathan Schofield welcomes the return of a city favourite and tells its story too

Festoons In Manchester

Festoons: Manchester architectural details examined

Jonathan Schofield and an occasional series on fascinating details on Manchester buildings

Chapter One Books

Manchester's best independent bookshops

Give local literary legends some love

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

2021 09 15 Salboy Thumbnail

Homes with heritage at Castle Irwell

An exclusive new development built on the former Manchester Racecourse