Digbeth, which lies just west of HS2’s Phase One development site, faces an existential threat in the face of rising rents, changing demographics and government cuts.
From leopard print coffins to environmentally friendly ceremonies, Arka is the women-led funeral home changing the way we deal with the death process.
Taken over a period of six years, Ken Grant’s intimate series on the landfill at Bidston Moss explores unity and defiance among the River Mersey’s hinterland.
With more and more festivals crowding the cultural calendar, it’s hard to survive, let alone stand out. But a number of DIY events are still managing to thrive.
Evelyn Short was a local legend in the village of Dinnington, known for her treasured archive of gig posters. A new book explores the sheer scale of her archive.
After being plucked from the crowd at Glastonbury to rap alongside Dave, the teen became a national treasure – but what if he was black?
Migrants can be charged up to 150 per cent of costs upfront for UK medical care. As a result, many are being denied lifesaving treatment.
Visual artist Zak Ové talks us through his landmark exhibition, Get Up, Stand Up Now: ‘Art helps us attain equality, honesty, and perspective towards our own history.’
The Buzzcocks guitarist reflects on the group’s indelible legacy: ‘I joined a punk band and was sniffing speed. The world fucking changed’
The UK pub is a dying breed, with thousands being bought out by big chains. Refurbishments offer a way of staying relevant – but is it worth it?
With their debut album, the London duo narrate the trials of life in your mid-to-late-twenties. For the band, it’s about seeking out the magic in the mundane.
The British sex trade remains a legal grey area. But with looming legislation threatening workers, activists are fighting to be better understood