SUMMER FESTIVALS: BEAT-HERDER FESTIVAL!

Beat-Herder, the weirdest, wildest and most joyous party in the UK festival calendar announces its first line-up names for 2022, running from 14th – 17th July.  After a two-year break due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and with heart-breaking back to back postponements, Beat-Herder is back and bursting with excitement to deliver just what the world…

Come gather all at Gisburne Park Estate’s new boutique festival

An eclectic two-day festival bringing together music, multi-arts, food and wellness. Line-up includes Roger Sanchez, Ibibio Sound Machine, Children of Zeus, Crazy P, House Gospel Choir, Craig Charles, Wellness guru Davinia Taylor, Chef Steven Smith plus poets, a pool party and goat yoga. Set amidst the sublime grounds of Gisburne Park, with flowing rivers, a…

FROM HOOKS TO HIIT: BOXING AT BLOK MANCHESTER

Launched in 2019, BLOK Manchester is a class-based studio located in the heart of the Northern Quarter. Merging fitness and design, the site includes three multidisciplinary studios that offer a wide range of classes, including callisthenics, barre, pilates, strength, yoga, HIIT and more. The hero of all three studios is the boxing studio, 1250 sq…

Fit for a Queen: Celebrate like Royalty at The Ivy Spinningfields

Her Majesty famously dined at quintessential celebrity favourite The Ivy and now you can too. Celebrating The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 2022, The Ivy Spinningfields has launched a limited edition menu of royal-themed cocktails, a special dessert and an afternoon tea fit for a queen. Launching on the bank holiday weekend on Thursday, 2nd June, the…

THE BLUES KITCHEN MANCHESTER TURNS ONE THIS MAY

The 20th May 2022 marks The Blues Kitchen Manchester’s first birthday. Loved for its Southern American Barbeque delights, unrivalled selection of bourbon and whiskey, and its concert hall which many a legend has now graced, The Blues Kitchen has become one of the city’s staple destinations in just one short year. Join Blues Kitchen in…

SCANDALOUS AFFAIR AT DUCIE STREET WAREHOUSE AND NATIVE MANCHESTER

With a huge bank holiday coming up for the Platinum Jubilee weekend, Manchester’s leading destination Ducie Street Warehouse and Native Manchester have announced a jam-packed programming to present the Scandalous Affair which will take place from Wednesday 1st until Sunday 5th June 2022. The long weekender will see live performances, from cabaret to drag queens,…

Ducie Street Warehouse Reveals New Social Dining Concept Menu

Ducie Street Warehouse, the destination hub on the ground floor of the Grade II listed former Victorian warehouse, also home to Native Manchester, has announced its new menu and social dining concept; designed for sharing, with something for everyone. Featuring new curated dishes by Head Chef Andrew Green from the farm, the sea and the…

Featuring the best meat from a single producer farm – Carnival offers quality traditional roast served up with an inviting twist

The latest addition at Escape to Freight Island features the brand-new Carnival, a collaboration concept with award-winning chef Richard Turner, offering quality and fine cut meats, from Premium Rib, Porterhouse, T-Bone steak and Pork Chop. Every Sunday, Escape to Freight Island will host Carnival Roast, its take on traditional Sunday roast with a twist. A…