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Welcome to the Northern Powerhouse!

Manchester has become “the most edgy city in England. It’s the go-to, must-have, can’t-leave-out city in Britain today.” Those are not New Manchester Walks’s words but a quote from
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News from recent tours: Please join us next time…

The big opening of HOME, the city’s exciting new cultural centre, home now to Cornerhouse and the Library Theatre, saw us launch our new Manchester music tour…
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New Manchester News

Northern Powerhouse, the Manchester Factory, Cornerhouse’s new HOME: these are exciting times to be in Manchester, and what better way to find out more than to join us on a tailor-made walk…
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Manchester Town Hall A-Z

A 26-part series on Manchester’s greatest building, to advertise our tour, starting now…
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And the winner is the John Rylands Library…

It’s little surprise that the John Rylands Library won the Manchester Large Visitor Attraction of the Year title at the city’s latest annual tourism awards…
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Manchester, the Mile-High City

As Student Castle, the 358-foot new tower in Little Ireland opens, it’s worth reflecting on Manchester’s relationship with the tower block…the skyscraper…the cloudbuster.
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Alf Morris R. I. P.

Alf Morris was that rarity in a politician…
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Manchester’s Latest Exhibition – “The Emperor’s New Clothes”

The art gallery is having a huge joke at our expense…
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The Corn Exchange is in Manchester not London

So a planning application is being submitted to transform the Corn Exchange into the “Carnaby Street of the North”…
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Alan Turing at 100

The big event this week is the centenary on June 23 of Alan Turing…
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