Press releases

​Blasts from the past – old Bury at the archives

​Blasts from the past – old Bury at the archives

Nov 22, 2019 13:31 GMT
Take a trip down memory lane in a series of Bury Cine Society films to be shown at Bury...

​Incredible weekly Thameslink trip by 97-year-old maintains 55-year friendship

​Incredible weekly Thameslink trip by 97-year-old maintains 55-year friendship

Aug 15, 2019 07:43 BST
Thameslink journey, amazing friendship and astonishing history of a victimised homosexu...

"I'll Be Back!" is West Midlands favourite movie quote!

"I'll Be Back!" is West Midlands favourite movie quote!

Nov 30, 2017 14:59 GMT
"I'll be back!" and "You are the weakest link. Goodbye." These are the favourite film a...

Billion pound win for UK taxpayers

Billion pound win for UK taxpayers

Nov 15, 2017 14:45 GMT
The Supreme Court today ruled against users of a failed tax avoidance film partnership ...

EXPERT COMMENT: Why some disabled people aren’t happy with Meryl Streep’s anti-Trump speech

EXPERT COMMENT: Why some disabled people aren’t happy with Meryl Streep’s anti-Trump speech

Jan 16, 2017 14:16 GMT
Len Collin, Senior Lecturer in Screenwriting and Media Production at Northumbria Univer...

Powerful film breaks the silence of male suicide

Powerful film breaks the silence of male suicide

Sep 09, 2016 15:34 BST
​For World Suicide Prevention Day, the Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) has rel...

Location, Location, Location – big screen inspiration for holiday destinations

Location, Location, Location – big screen inspiration for holiday destinations

Jul 20, 2016 14:34 BST
Summer blockbusters are always a visual spectacle, with special effects, dynamic leads ...

Animate: Stop Motion at Ramsbottom Library

Animate: Stop Motion at Ramsbottom Library

Mar 21, 2016 13:03 GMT
Ever imagined making a movie? Head for Ramsbottom Library and become a budding film mak...

No more sleepless nights

No more sleepless nights

Feb 04, 2016 13:48 GMT
​A Northumbria academic has developed an innovative animated film to explore the link b...