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Manchester Museum announces Little Greene partnership
(19 Jan 2022)
Manchester Museum has announced Little Greene as the official paint sponsor for its ambitious capital development project, hello future

A magnificent Manchester Christmas Dinner
(18 Jan 2022)
The Manchester Christmas Dinner 2021 for care leavers was another great success

Origins of Beethoven's Fifth Symphony uncovered
(13 Jan 2022)
The famous opening theme of Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony, which can be represented by the rhythm da-da-da-dumm, can now be seen in a new light thanks to the investigations of Professor Barry Cooper

Huge fossilised marine reptile skeleton discovered in Rutland reservoir
(11 Jan 2022)
The excavation of the fossil, which is longer than a double decker bus, was co-led by Manchester's ichthyosaur expert Dr Dean Lomax

Multivariant COVID vaccine booster shows early promise
(05 Jan 2022)
The first results of an early trial of a multivariant COVID-19 vaccine booster, launched in Manchester in September 2021, has shown it is driving a comprehensive immune response

'Golden Mummies' opens in Shanghai
(04 Jan 2022)
Manchester Museum’s landmark ‘Golden Mummies of Egypt’ exhibition opens in Shanghai, following huge success in Beijing

Let’s hear it for our Tree Musketeers!
(20 Dec 2021)
Our students plant over 100 trees to help fight climate crisis

A Jurassic effort for Stan's Secret Santa
(17 Dec 2021)
The Manchester Museum received more than 350 donations for their Stan's Secret Santa campaign

Lecturer named Young Woman Engineer of the Year
(15 Dec 2021)
Aerospace Systems Lecturer Dr Ciara McGrath has been named the Institution of Engineering and Technology’s (IET) Young Woman Engineer of the Year

Professor David Olusoga awarded prestigious President's Medal
(09 Dec 2021)
The British Academy has awarded Professor David Olusoga the President’s Medal, its most prestigious accolade, for telling diverse stories from Britain’s past

The Manchester graduate devoting his career to tackling climate change
(08 Dec 2021)
Matt Petinaud, an Environmental Science graduate, has made his dreams of protecting and preserving the environment a nine-to-five reality

Dr Sadia Habib wins Manchester Culture Award
(02 Dec 2021)
Dr Habib won in the Promotion of Equality and Social Justice category

North West business leaders welcome major report from The Productivity Institute
(01 Dec 2021)
Business leaders in the North West are championing plans from productivity experts to accelerate the levelling up agenda in the region

Join a Christmas walking tour with Invisible Manchester
(01 Dec 2021)
Proceeds from tickets sold will help support those affected by homelessness

Three University projects crowned winners at construction awards
(30 Nov 2021)
Jodrell Bank and Manchester Museum were among the award winners at a ceremony in Liverpool

Celebrating Alf’s Act
(26 Nov 2021)
Our Disabled Staff Network, Manchester Histories and the family of the late Lord Alf Morris of Manchester reach finals in Manchester Culture Awards

Manchester Christmas Dinner: giving care leavers a day to remember
(25 Nov 2021)
Volunteers, including University colleagues, are preparing for this year's Manchester Christmas Dinner - and you can help too

Schools unite to raise money for NHS and 999 heroes
(23 Nov 2021)
Two medical students have teamed up with a charity based in Manchester, raising money to build Britain’s first 999 Cenotaph to honour the 2 million people working in the NHS and emergency services

City and United stars back #BeeWell
(22 Nov 2021)
Foden, Lingard and Toone back our survey of young people’s wellbeing with the Anna Freud Centre and Greater Manchester Combined Authority

Local WI takes on stellar knitting challenge
(19 Nov 2021)
Members of the Jodrell Side WI knitted 42 6ft long scarves to match the diameter of the iconic Lovell telescope at Jodrell Bank Observatory

Cath Davies wins prestigious Papin Prize
(16 Nov 2021)
Henry Royce Institute and Photon Science Institute (PSI) Technical Operations Manager Cath Davies has been awarded a Papin Prize – the UK’s only award dedicated to celebrating technical excellence in higher education and research

The launch of Sustainable Futures
(16 Nov 2021)
The University of Manchester externally launched Sustainable Futures with a showcase event on Wednesday 20 October, 2021

Stan’s Secret Santa: Manchester Museum’s Christmas gift appeal
(12 Nov 2021)
This has been a difficult year for so many already, and with energy and food price increases, the preparations for Christmas present even more challenges for some

CORONET nominated for NIHR Clinical Excellence Award
(04 Nov 2021)
New tool has shown to be critical in the decision making process for hospital admission or discharge in cancer patients presenting with COVID-19 symptoms

Researchers win funding for exploration of culture and heritage collections
(03 Nov 2021)
Manchester researchers are part of a team awarded one of only five ‘Discovery projects’ funded by the AHRC as part of their new scheme, Towards a National Collection

Our University wins Best Venue at County Brides Wedding Awards
(28 Oct 2021)
Our University wins North West Wedding Venue of the Year

BBC series with Professor Brian Cox to explore the universe
(27 Oct 2021)
Professor Brian Cox journeys across the vastness of time and space revealing epic moments of sheer drama that changed the universe forever in a new BBC Two series

Engaging with our students via social media
(25 Oct 2021)
How we created a range of content to deliver key information and even inspire our new and returning students, studying on and off campus

Our University rides in to cycling competition global top ten
(22 Oct 2021)
Our staff and students took part in Cycle September, finishing in the top 10 globally, top 5 in the UK and first in Greater Manchester

TOTEM LATAMAT arrives at Manchester Museum
(22 Oct 2021)
An important piece of Indigenous art has arrived at Manchester Museum as part of its epic journey to COP26