Manchester City Council


From Street to Trench: A War that Shaped a Region

This is the largest exhibition ever created exploring the North West of England during the First World War.

From the War of Nature

Boxing hares, burrowing parasites, baby birds and prowling wolves are just some of the characters appearing in this story of predation, competition, cooperation and collaboration.

Reactions 14: Vertical Echoes by Bill Fontana

Bill Fontana has a reputation for his pioneering experiments in sound, and has worked on projects around the world including the Millennium Bridge and Tate Modern.

Street Athletics Finals 2014

Come and support Manchester’s sprint stars of the future

Summer reading challenge 2014: Mythical Maze

If you’re aged 4-11 years old and up for a challenge this summer, ask at your local library for your free Summer Reading Challenge pack.

The Manchester Picnic

Get your blankets and baskets at the ready as The Manchester Picnic returns.

Women in Industry in the First World War

Six images from IWM’s unrivalled Photography Collection, displayed in huge outside IWM North, explore the role of women in the north of England.