Salford City Council needs funding to repeat a food help scheme which fed 3000 children over the summer. The council set up the voucher scheme after their application to the Department for Education’s holiday hunger fund was rejected – one of 88% that were, a Freedom of Information request from The Guardian and Channel 4 News revealed.
Manchester has been successful in its bid to join UNESCO’s worldwide network of Creative Cities as a City of Literature.
National Poetry Day 2017: Manchester to mark occasion with 10-minute group reading on St Peter’s Square
Four months after Tony Walsh’s rousing poem This Is The Place was heard from the steps of the Town Hall, Manchester welcomes back National Poetry Day.
Last weekend saw the launch of Manchester’s monster new attraction: Jurassic Kingdom.