At the epicentre of the industrial revolution, the spirit that brought the world into the modern age is evident in Manchester’s classic Victorian buildings and monuments, such as the gothic Town Hall in Albert Square. But over the last few years the city centre has undergone an extensive transformation with new public spaces springing up, modern buildings adding to the skyline and a growing cultural influence.
Manchester Town Hall, Albert Square

Manchester City Guide

The proud northwest English city of Manchester was built on the textile industry and thrives today as a centre of culture, sport and heritage

Manchester: A city united

Innovation and industry have long been the bywords of the booming, bustling city of Manchester.

The Queen’s visit to Manchester

The sun was shining down on the crowds as Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh arrived in Manchester on Friday 23rd March 2012.

Guide to Christmas Shopping in Britain

If you’re dreaming of a traditional white Christmas, of fairy lights, festive atmosphere and seasonal shopping, here’s our guide on what to buy and where to go