MAPLIN UNVEILS THE TOP 12 #CHRISTMASPROBLEMS

…and smart hacks using tech to help combat them this year We’ve all heard the horror stories of massive festive fails, whether it’s burnt pigs in blankets or gifts that don’t turn up. But Christmas is supposed to be a magical time. Maplin, the UK’s number one specialist technology retailer, has released new research which…

A Ferry Merry Christmas Gift!

Mersey Ferries launches two unique gift vouchers for their renowned Manchester Ship Canal Cruises and Summer Evening Cruise, to float your boat this Christmas For the first time, gift vouchers are available for the Summer Evening Cruise programme and can be exchanged for a ticket on any scheduled cruise during 2018 The much- loved Manchester Ship…

Sweden’s Pang Pang Aims To Emulate Zlatan At BrewDog Manchester

 A Cohiba cigar-smoked Imperial Stout brewed using the world’s biggest bong and a 10% Pale Ale made specifically to be drunk in the shower are just two of seven incredibly unique beers from Sweden’s one-off Pang Pang brewery available during their Scandinavian-style Tap Takeover at BrewDog Manchester. Pouring from Friday 15th December at BrewDog, 35 Peter St,…

onePT set to open unique new fitness centre in Rochdale

Rochdale is soon to see one the most exciting developments in the UK health and fitness scene in years – and local residents are being invited to the opening event in January. onePT is a unique new personal training and fitness company which will potentially create hundreds of jobs in the region and throughout the…

‘Jedi Mania’ Hits Manchester ahead of the launch off Star Wars The Last Jedi

Two martial arts experts surprised and delighted Londoners with a spectacular lightsaber duel as ‘Jedi fever’ hit the UK ahead of the highly anticipated release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi on Thursday. Shania West, a trained stunt fighter, and Anton Simpson-Tidy, a world champion martial arts athlete, were given Lightsabers to train with for a…

Come Meet “The Nicest man in Boxing” at Selfridges Trafford Centre

This Saturday, Manchester’s former British and WBA world lightweight champion, Anthony Crolla, will be making a home-town personal appearance at Selfridges Trafford. To celebrate the launch of his bestselling biography, Million Dollar Crolla, ‘the nicest man in boxing’ will be chatting with fans and signing copies of the book. The event will be strictly by…

Millennials in Manchester searching for worthwhile and secure careers

Emotional rewards a key career motivator for new generation of university students and recent graduates  Nearly three-quarters (73%) of students and recent graduates in Manchester feel that emotional rewards in their future career are equally – or more important – than practical ones. New research released today shows that millennials, the newest entrants to the…

Pep makes Mour of ‘Fergie Time’ than Jose

Research from Grosvenorsport.com shows Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City are kings of injury-time winnersThe Manchester derby has been known for high scoring matches, plenty of red cards and the odd late goal, and ahead of this weekend’s fixture, research from Grosvenorsport.com has revealed how Pep Guardiola’s City have the upper hand over United when it comes to injury-time winners….

Enjoy the Magical Makers Market at Lowry Outlet this December

Set to be super-cosy and full of Christmas charm, the Magical Makers Market will be at Lowry Outlet on 2nd & 3rd, 9th & 10th and 18th & 19thDecember. Located on the Ground Floor near the Waterside Entrance, the event will indoor for the first time and will feature specially selected Artisans local to the North, who source, grow,…

TIM HORTONS® FIRST DRIVE THRU RESTAURANT IN ENGLAND COMES TO MANCHESTER

Tim Hortons®, the iconic Canadian coffee chain, will serve even more Guests later this year with its first UK Drive Thru opening on Bury New Road, Manchester. The Bury New Road restaurant is the first Tim Hortons® in England, and will be the first of several openings in the Manchester area over the next month, with full details…

Running wild: Grosvenor Casinos ‘Lead the pack’

Running wild: Grosvenor Casinos ‘Lead the pack’ animals walked amongst commuters through Piccadilly Gardens in Manchester yesterday. The animals are part of a virtual reality Christmas activation taking place in the city centre whereby participants are able to experience the Northern Lights from an immersive booth.