Kamila Sebestova


25th February 2020 | By Kamila Sebestova

Street art is helping to transform Withington, according to community activist Lizzy Jane

Art is important for Withington – and locals understand that. More than £5,000 was raised by Withington residents who liked the idea of bringing art to...


25th February 2020 | By Kamila Sebestova

Withington baths is having a big impact on the neighbourhood and on residents’ lives

Withington Baths and Leisure Centre is an institute which has served the public for more 100 years.  First opened in 1911, it was the only...


21st February 2020 | By Kamila Sebestova

Withington residents feel safe despite a rise in crime of 27% in one year

Statistics from Greater Manchester Police show that burglaries in Withington rose by 27% last year.  The south Manchester suburb is popular with students and has been undergoing development...


7th December 2019 | By Kamila Sebestova

One million bulbs shine in Heaton Park this winter thanks to Lightopia

Europe’s largest light festival has come to Heaton Park in Manchester this winter.  Lightopia has welcomed a great number of curious visitors who wanted to see the spectacular art...


27th November 2019 | By Kamila Sebestova

Reno regulars gather to remember heyday of iconic Moss Side club

Moss Side’s famous soul and funk club, The Reno, came back to life on Thursday at Manchester’s Whitworth art gallery. Award-winning playwright Linda Brogan launched her...


27th November 2019 | By Kamila Sebestova

Greater Manchester student wants to become one of the youngest MPs in the Commons

Greater Manchester student Paris Hayes has his sights set on becoming the youngest MP in Great Britain. The 18-year old environmental science student has announced his...


27th November 2019 | By Kamila Sebestova

Dead Women Walking march in Manchester sees domestic violence campaigners take to the streets

The sixth year of the march against domestic violence known as Dead Women Walking took place in Manchester city centre attended by hundreds of campaigners. Organised by...


19th November 2019 | By Kamila Sebestova

Murder of couple in cinema sends shockwaves through student community in Netherlands

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a couple employed as cleaners in the student city of Groningen in the Netherlands were...