AFTER THREE YEARS AWAY – KENDAL CALLING RETURNS IN 2022

It’s been a long time coming, but arguably the nation’s most beloved festival Kendal Calling has announced its grand return to the fields in July 2022 – bringing together an unmistakable blend of huge headline moments, incredible new talent, unrivalled entertainment for all ages and much more to Lowther Deer Park once again! Regularly acclaimed…

A CHRISTMAS CRACKER AT DUCIE STREET WAREHOUSE

Ducie Street Warehouse is proud to announce A Christmas Cracker for its festive programming – running from Friday 26th November until Friday 24th December. The four-week extravaganza will feature a series of free and ticketed events with Something for Everyone. The stunning Grade-II listed building will be transformed into a cool Christmas wonderland – a…

THE BLUES KITCHEN PRESENT FLAMIN’ HOT WING EATING COMPETITION

On Wednesday 17th November at 7pm, The Blues Kitchen will team up with Manchester’s DevilDog Sauces to host a Flamin’ Hot Wing Eating Competition in its Concert Hall. Five rounds of fiery heat are the path to crowning glory and in anticipation spectators can munch free wings. You can sign up here now to receive…

New Hotel | Moxy Manchester City Comes Out To Play This November

Moxy Manchester City, a Marriott concept, from KE Hotels, will bring more style and socialising to Manchester’s Spinningfields as it opens a brand new 146-modern bedroom hotel, with a cool living room lobby and hip bar this November. A boutique hotel at heart, Moxy Manchester City is the life and soul of the party, ensuring…

UNMISSABLE VAN GOGH ALIVE LAUNCHES AT MEDIACITY

The world’s most visited multi-sensory experience Van Gogh Alive, is now open at Salford’s MediaCity. Created by Grande Experiences, the spectacular, immersive gallery which runs from 22nd October 2021 to 23rd January 2022, exhibits the life and work of the seminal Dutch artist. Housed in a 17,500ft2  purpose-built venue in the MediaCity, the experience is…

Follow a forest light trail and discover illuminated moments from the Wizarding World this Autumn!

Themed Entertainment in partnership with Thinkwell, Unify and Fever, have announced a breathtaking experience that will take Harry Potter fans of all ages down a light trail inspired by the iconic Forbidden Forest featuring creatures from the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts series.  Harry Potter: A Forbidden Forest Experience will make its debut in the beautiful woodland at Arley Hall &…

DUCIE STREET WAREHOUSE AND NATIVE MANCHESTER PRESENT DÍA DE MUERTOS CELEBRATION

Ducie Street Warehouse and Native Manchester have announced a lively programming in the spirit of Día de Muertos – a colourful celebration of life that originates from Mexico. The warehouse’s event will run from Friday 29th October until Tuesday 2nd November, with an all-day Día de Muertos destination event on Saturday 30th October, in partnership…

Chef Brad Carter launches first kebab shop in Manchester

Brad Carter, Chef Director of Birmingham’s Michelin-starred Carters of Moseley, today opens ‘One Star Döner Bar’ at Escape to Freight Island, the 2,000-capacity urban market located at Depot Mayfield – part of the £1.4bn regeneration of Manchester’s Mayfield district. Inspired by Gemüse Kebab, one of the best dishes Brad has ever eaten, and other Berlin…

MANCHESTER’S LUXURY HOTEL – KIMPTON CLOCKTOWER HOTEL – RECOGNISED WITH CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER’S READERS’ CHOICE AWARD 2021 AS ONE OF THE UK’S TOP HOTEL

Kimpton Clocktower Hotel, in Manchester, is proud to announce that it has been named one of the UK’s top hotels in the Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards 2021. More than 800,000 Condé Nast Traveler readers submitted responses rating their travel experiences across the globe, to provide a full snapshot about the places they can’t…