Dishoom Manchester is here and it could be our new favourite!!!!

The newest Dishoom takes up residence on the ground floor of Manchester Hall, a 1920s Grade II listed building, originally used as a Freemasons’ Hall. The space is – as ever – a loving homage to the old Irani cafés of Bombay and will accommodate 231 covers between the two dining rooms and the Permit…

FESTIVE AFTERNOON TEA LAUNCHES AT MANCHESTER’S 5-STAR HOTEL

The Lowry Hotel has unwrapped its Christmas Afternoon Tea that’s guaranteed to give you all kinds of Christmassy feels. After a morning of Christmas shopping, enjoy a well-earned break with an indulgent selection of festive delights in the elegant River Restaurant. The Lowry Hotel afternoon tea features mouth-watering sandwiches including roast turkey and apricot stuffing,…

LISTED MASONIC LODGE BUILDING RESTORED TO FORMER GLORY FOR DISHOOM MANCHESTER

MACAULAY SINCLAIR has transformed part of a Grade II listed lodge building into Indian café brand Dishoom’s seventh restaurant and bar in Bridge Street in Manchester. After three and a half years of planning, Dishoom Manchester opened on 6 December 2018 within Beaux-Arts-style building Manchester Hall, thanks to interior architecture and design studio Macaulay Sinclair,…

UK SWEDISH HOUSE MAFIA EXCLUSIVE UK PERFORMANCE FOR 2019

After months of speculation it’s finally been confirmed that the electronic supergroup Swedish House Mafia will be returning to the UK in 2019 to perform an exclusive one-off show, back to their spiritual home Creamfields to close out the legendary 4 day festival on Sunday 25thAugust Bank Holiday weekend. Following a global teaser campaign which…

THE MORMONS ARE COMING TO MANCHESTER!

The Book of Mormon, Broadway’s smash-hit musical written by Trey Parker, Matt Stone and Robert Lopez, is coming to Manchester. The Tony®, Olivier® and Grammy® award-winning show will begin performances at the Palace Theatre Manchester on Thursday 6 June 2019. Public booking will open at 10am on Wednesday 14th November 2018 at www.thebookofmormonmusical.com and at the Palace Theatre Box Office. Trey Parker…

Work.Life announces Manchester entrepreneur event series

Co-working concept, Work.Life, which opens near King Street on Monday 19th November, has announced three events to inspire the city’s upcoming start-ups and young entrepreneurs. An Evening With Karina Jadhav (Founder, Menagerie) takes place on Wednesday 21st November (6pm-7pm), An Evening with Nick Speakman (Founder, SPORF) takes place on Tuesday 27th November (6pm-7pm), and An…

THE REFUGE PRESENTS THE REFUGE CHRISTMAS CAROL

The Refuge are proud to announce their 2018 Christmas calendar, a program of events offering a special festive selection of food and drink, music and art that will encapsulate all that is Merry with Manchester. For the very first time, they will introduce The Refuge Christmas Carol. Housed within one of Manchester’s most iconic buildings, The…

MEDIACITYUK ANNOUNCES THE SNOWMAN CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON

MediaCityUK is holding its first ever Christmas lights switch on event to mark the opening of a host of festive attractions including the eagerly awaited Walking With The Snowman trail. On Thursday, 22nd November from 5pm, The Snowman fans will get to see the much-loved character of Raymond Briggs’ heart-warming tale, when The Snowman, alongside BBC’s…

THE IVY COLLECTION COMES TO MANCHESTER LATE NOVEMBER 2018

The Ivy Spinningfields will be the largest restaurant to open in the UK in 2018, with space for approximately 535 covers over four unique floors The Ivy Spinningfields will open in Manchester this winter, offering Mancunians a totally new dining experience set across four fabulous floors in the city’s financial district. The restaurant will feature…

This Christmas, there’s no place like Wicked

This Christmas, the spectacular touring production of WICKED will fly home to where it began, the Palace Theatre in Manchester, for one final time. The limited five-week engagement, from 4 December 2018 to 5 January 2019, will mark the end of the multi record-breaking, critically acclaimed tour. One of the most successful productions in the…