The former Beatle is thought to have a personal fortune of £730 million, putting him ahead of Elton John, Mick Jagger and U2.Read the full story ›
Bolton actress Maxine Peake is back on the big screen in the new film, The Falling.
And its premier has been held in a new venue for Manchester. HOME is the new site for what was the much-loved Cornerhouse.
It's just down the road from the original venue which opened in 1935 as a cinema and contemporary art centre.
Our Entertainment Correspondent Caroline Whitmore went to meet Maxine in the swanky new surroundings.
Bolton's Maxine Peake and Game Of Thrones star Maisie Williams have attended a screening of The Falling.Read the full story ›
Fresh from her last role as Hamlet at the Royal Exchange in Manchester Maxine Peake now starring in the movie, The Falling.
Its about the outbreak of a mysterious illness at a girl's school in 1969.
She talked to Granada's Entertainment Correspondent, Caroline Whitmore, about the film.
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Coronation Street’s most famous pets have walked the cobbles to mark National Pet Month.
Ozzy, Eccles and Schmeichel delighted visitors to Coronation Street The Tour on the former Quay Street set.
And one of soap’s lesser-known secrets was revealed – Eccles the border terrier is actually a boy.
Eccles plays the Barlow family pet who was originally named Lady Freckles on the show. And he shares the role with Freckles who is female.
It's Record Store day once again - a chance for music lovers to celebrate all things vinyl and the tunes that go with it. A short documentary has been made featuring a Preston record shop that specialises in vinyl. And according to Clint Boon, radio DJ and the man who played keyboards for the Inspiral Carpets, there's no comparison between CD's and records. As he explains here to Granada Reports' Tim Scott.
Pete Tong, Mark Knight and High Contrast will DJ at the former prison housed in Lancaster Castle, owned by the Duchy of Lancaster.Read the full story ›
Sylvester Stallone has found a new slice of the action - baking bread in a TV ad for Warburtons.
The 68-year-old Hollywood star plays The Deliverer in the advert for the Bolton-based bakery.
In TV ad The Deliverers, The Expendables star gets up to work as a truck driver, transporting fresh loaves around the country.
Stallone said: "I thoroughly enjoyed my time in Bolton and particularly loved spending time in the bakery. Maybe I should have stopped beating up bad guys a long time ago and gone into baking instead."