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2019 09 20 Ducie Street Warehouse

Take a look around Native, the largest Aparthotel in the UK

Move over hotels and make way for the hybrid, lifestyle design-led stay

2019 09 09 Heritage Open Days

England’s biggest free heritage festival is coming to Manchester

From vintage bus tours to unusual places and hidden spaces, explore the city as never...

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La Cité du Vin - Exploring blazing Bordeaux

Neil Sowerby on life beyond claret in a city utterly transformed

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Changing Places - What were these Manchester buildings used for in a former life?

Louisa Gregson looks at what some venues used to be, once upon a time

2019 08 21 Pooley Barrack Street

Manchester's Hidden Heritage: Pooley's Houses, Princess Street

Stories behind of the once grand architecture you probably pass every day

2019 07 23 Knott M 2

Knott Mill: Oh no, the sweet city quarter gets a masterplan

Why keeping a low profile here might be best

2019 07 15 Tonkin Liu Heat Tower

New 40m high 'sculpture' will generate low-carbon heat and power for the city

Jonathan Schofield thinks this Tonkin Liu design is a beauty

2019 07 03 Prop Axis 2

'Architects and commentators take themselves far too seriously' - Axis Tower

Forthright designer Jon Matthews talks about the building people love or loathe

2019 06 14 Sleuth Foster

Sleuth: Mancunian predicts end of civilisation, chattering architects, beggars belief and other...

Week 24 in which Sleuth decides to build a bunker and stockpile food

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The Anaconda Cut: a considered view (from the top)

Jonathan Schofield looks across the cities and has a chat with the architects

Skyscraper Quarter Overview

Manchester’s Skyscraper Quarter – a look into the future

Ed Howe on towering developments and the city's emerging skyscraper cluster

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RIBA reveals North West buildings shortlisted for 2019 awards

Five Greater Manchester projects have been nominated for the architectural prize

2019 04 08 Modernist Gallery

March of the Modernists - a new design and architecture gallery for Manchester

The Modernist Society is crowdfunding to open a new gallery - in exchange for ‘modernist’...

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Big rethink for Andrew Flintoff's Castlefield towers

The Simpson Haugh-designed scheme was rejected in October

03 18 2019 Brutalist North Campus In Summer Part 2

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

The university should not be brutal to its own Brutalism, says Jonathan Schofield

2019 02 22 Old Bank Residency One Dish Room

Old Bank Residency - creatives occupy disused bank in NOMA’s latest project

Free workshops in a Grade II listed building and a cafe built by the public…Old...

2017 08 14 Victoria Baths

Victoria Baths launches urgent appeal

With hundreds of stained glass pieces, the six-metre-high ‘Windmill Window’ will cost £20,000 to repair

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These five Greater Manchester theatres are at risk of being lost

Most are derelict and in disrepair, despite all five being Grade II-listed

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