The presenter, who is a former student at the University of Liverpool, added his voice to the city’s #4forLiverpool campaign.
A new study has discovered that only 16% of working film writers in the UK are female and that just 14% of prime-time TV is written by women.
Aidan Hansell has left Love Productions to join ITV Studios label Shiver as head of development.
Filming has begun in Yorkshire on the third series of ITV's historical drama Victoria.
Plans to revamp the Old Granada Studios have been given the go-ahead by Manchester City Council.
Allan Beswick, host of BBC Radio Manchester’s late night phone-in, remembers the night of the Manchester Arena attack, Monday 22nd May 2017.
Dorn will report to Chief Executive Kenton Allen and joins at an exciting time for the company with the eighth series of Cold Feet currently being filmed in Manchester.
The writer and actor will appear at the Festival, which takes place from August 22 to 24, alongside Christine Langan, the CEO of his Baby Cow production company.
Panavision is relocating its Manchester offices to a new 10,000sq ft facility at Space Studios.
Digital radio listening has passed the 50% mark, a key moment for a potential switchover from traditional radio signals.