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The Initial Plan Is To Open The Viaduct Next Summer As A Temporary Park To Test Ideas And Use The Space To Gather Feedback For The Viaduct’S Longer Term Future © National Trust Howard Bristol

Castlefield viaduct to become Manchester's first 'High Line'

Jonathan Schofield and how the National Trust have moved to beautify engineering

2021 03 12 News Roundup And The Census Is Vitally Important So Manchester Can Gain The Subsidies From Central Government It Needs

Seven days in Manchester: The highest city in the UK?

A selective news round-up for Manchester this last week, 10-16 April

2021 03 10 Science And Industry Museum New Special Exhibitions Gallery Science And Industry Museum 3

£5m gallery opens at Science and Industry Museum

A new gallery in an old space opens up fresh opportunities for key museum

2021 02 04 Embassy Village View02 Final High Res

Stylish shipping container village to house Manchester's homeless

Jonathan Schofield on how businesses have created a project to provide fresh starts for homeless...

2020 12 24 Roundup Fence

2020: the strange year we'd rather forget

Jonathan Schofield with a long read as he looks back on twelve crazy months

2020 06 30 Aparthotel 3

Deansgate Manhattan: Another tower to hit the skies

Jonathan Schofield on the rise and rise of SimpsonHaughville

2020 05 19 St Marys And Deansgate 1

What would you ask Sir Richard Leese?

Jonathan Schofield is planning to interview the Council Leader about the vision for post-lockdown Manchester

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April 2020 – Take a look around Manchester’s empty streets

Images taken by Vikas Shah show the city centre like you’ve never seen it before...

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Confidentials Neighbourhoods to Watch – Castlefield

We take a trip around town, looking at the great places in Manchester to love...

2019 09 10 Michelin View

City centre living is ace: especially as you get older

Jonathan Schofield chats to long-term city centre dwellers ahead of the 'Meet the Neighbours' weekend

2019 09 19 Deansgate Modern Travelator

The Deansgate travelator: Manchester's craziest schemes

Read about one of the most bizarre plans ever dreamt up for Manchester

2019 08 27 Nql

The picture that summed up a city: even Stephen Fry thought so

Simon Buckley tells us how he managed to capture something special about Manchester

2019 08 21 Pooley Barrack Street

Manchester's Hidden Heritage: Pooley's Houses, Princess Street

Stories behind of the once grand architecture you probably pass every day

We Are Lager Festival

Shouting Lager, Lager, Lager - UK's largest lager festival hits Manchester this April

We Are Lager takes over Upper Campfield from 4th-7th April (and yes they've sorted a...

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Big rethink for Andrew Flintoff's Castlefield towers

The Simpson Haugh-designed scheme was rejected in October

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"There is a culture of fear" - Is Castlefield really under attack?

Jonathan Schofield takes a level headed approach to recent reports of a ‘crime wave’

St John Townhouses

'We wanted a proper house, in the centre, with space for the kids' - why wealthy buyers are snapping...

Jonathan Schofield on an unexpected but welcome result of central Manchester’s building boom

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The oldest bit of Manchester can now be visited (sort of)

Poignant Roman fragment dates from 200 AD