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Five free things to do on a rainy day

With the weather getting worse and worse, read on for our tips on how to beat the rainy day blues and get out and about in Manchester

Photo: The Whitworth Gallery

Review: Tibor Reich

The Whitworth gives only a slight and unimaginative view of postwar textile pioneer Tibor Reich

One of Ben Rivers' jungle-like screening rooms at The Whitworth. Photo: Neil Greenhalgh

Review: Ben Rivers – The Two Eyes Are Not Brothers

An inside out exploration of storytelling and film-making at The Whitworth

Bedwyr Williams, The Starry Messenger Photo: Whitworth Art Gallery

Review: Bedwyr Williams: The Starry Messenger

This week we take a surreal journey through Williams’ starry nightmare, currently on show at The Whitworth Gallery

Cornelia Parker's Magna Carta (An Embroidery) Photo: The Mancunion

Cornelia Parker tells Manchester to rise up in a “call to arms”

As the University of Manchester’s Whitworth Art Gallery wins multiple national awards, renowned artist Corneila Parker tells Manchester students to rise up and fight for their future

Islington Mill on James Street, Salford. Photo: Salford Council

Seeing through the Oxford Road bubble

Islington Mill: something worth veering off the beaten track for?

Manchester Museum's grant will increase access to more of its collections

University museums win £2 million grant

Manchester Museums receive grant to expand their volunteer programs while others lose government support