Image credit: John Powell-Jones, Primed Minister (2021). Courtesy Jules Lister

Enjoy a late opening of the CYBERJUNK art exhibition at Castlefield Gallery. The evening promises live audio performances by artist John Powell-Jones and poet Lauren de Sá Naylor. CYBERJUNK is an exciting art exhibition that features computer animation, life-size models, a comic book, ceramics and much more. Taking place at Castlefield Gallery, this artwork may […]

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CYBERJUNK is an exciting art exhibition that features computer animation, life-size models, a comic book, ceramics and much more. Taking place at Castlefield Gallery, this artwork may appeal to people who are into science fiction, comic books and also horror films. Interesting stuff.  

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Join the Manchester Jewish Museum to celebrate the first day of Chanukah. Create your own dreidel gift boxes (Jewish spinning tops) and fill them with gelt (chocolate coins). And take part in some giant dreidel games in the Museum’s former synagogue. Open to all ages and abilities, the activities are inspired by Jewish tradition and […]

Join Manchester Jewish Museum for a colourful marbling art workshop. Discover why Chanukah is sometimes called the ‘Festival of the Miracle of Oil’ and find out how oil is used during celebrations. At this workshop, you’ll use oil-based marbling paints to design your very own tote bags, paper and cards. Open to all ages and […]

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Find out more about the women who stayed and lived at Greenham Common in Berkshire from 1981 to 2000. The women stayed at the site for almost 20 years as they protested against the storage of nuclear weapons. You can join this event either in person at the People’s History Museum or online. Find out […]

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The National Football Museum will showcase a fascinating selection of photographs by Sefton Samuels. Visit with friends and family and share memories of football through the ages. The exhibition features photographs from the 1960s to 1980s. Back to the days of Bovril and pies, you’ll be able to see portraits of your favourite players as […]

Image credit: Jane Blease wooden lighting. Photo: Eden Photography.

The People’s History Museum will host two festive shopping weekends this December. Browse and buy special one-off Christmas gifts that have been hand-made by artists and makers working in Greater Manchester. What a brilliant way to get your Christmas shopping ticked off and support local small businesses.

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This October, head to the Science and Industry Museum for a new free exhibition exploring some of the latest scientific work on cancer. Created with the charity, Cancer Research UK, the exhibition features film, photographs and never-seen-before objects. Find out how far we have come in terms of preventing cancer and diagnosing and treating the […]