MANCHESTER FOOD AND DRINK FESTIVAL 2019 AWARDS SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED

The nominations for the 2019 Manchester Food and Drink Festival (MFDF) Awards have been announced today – Wednesday 12th June 2019.  The winners of the prestigious awards will be announced at this year’s MFDF Gala Dinner and Awards which will be taking place at Gorton Monastery on Monday 7th October 2019. The hotly anticipated awards are the culmination of…

Provenance Expand to Open New Restaurant & Bar

The team behind the highly commended Provenance Food Hall & Restaurant have expanded their business into the former NatWest bank next door to open the aptly named Statement on Market Street, Westhoughton.   Family run Provenance has been highly commended in several food awards and repeatedly listed in the official Good Food Guide. Following on…

MANCHESTER’S KING STREET FESTIVAL RETURNS THIS WEEKEND

Manchester’s fashionable King Street Festival returns on Saturday 1 & Sunday 2 June, celebrating the city’s most iconic shopping street since the 1800s. The annual festival, organised by Manchester’s Business Improvement District (Manchester BID),  celebrates King Street’s timeless architecture and rich history with a glorious weekend filled with alfresco dining, live music, a pop-up gin…

EXTRA PREVIEW PERFORMANCE ADDED ON 5 JUNE 2019 WITH 1500 SEATS AT £15

An additional preview is announced today for the upcoming Manchester season of The Book of Mormon, on Wednesday 5 June at 7:30pm at the Palace Theatre. This will be the first chance for fans to see the much-anticipated Broadway smash hit. 1500 tickets for the first Manchester preview will cost only £15 and go on sale at 10am on Thursday 30 May only at the…

WARRINGTON LOCALS IN FOR A TREAT AS ODEON WARRINGTON GEARS UP FOR LUXURY UPGRADE

ODEON – Europe’s largest cinema group – has revealed it will be providing Warrington locals with the height of cinema comfort and style with the refurbishment of ODEON Warrington into a fully-reclining ODEON Luxe cinema this summer, just in time for some of the season’s most exciting blockbuster films. The refurbishment is currently underway, but…

DUE TO PHENOMENAL DEMAND, THE BOOK OF MORMON EXTENDS ITS MANCHESTER SEASON AND ANNOUNCES ITS OPENING CAST FOR ITS FIRST EVER UK AND INTERNATIONAL TOUR

Due to popular demand, more tickets have been released for The Book of Mormon, Broadway’s smash-hit musical written by Trey Parker, Matt Stone and Robert Lopez. The Tony®, Olivier® and Grammy® award-winning show, which begins performances at the Palace Theatre, Manchester on Thursday 6 June, has extended booking through to Saturday 10 August via http://www.thebookofmormonmusical.com…

SNOW PARK GIVEN A COOL REVAMP

Chill Factore has put its old Snow Park on ice and given it a fantastic makeover. The revamped Snow Park, which opens to the public this Saturday (May 18th), has been transformed to offer even more family fun. The Snow Park offers family members young and old a chance to play in the snow together…

REVIEW: The New Spring Menu at Brasserie Blanc’s

We headed over to Brasserie Blanc in within the newly refurbished Manchester Airport Marriott Hotel in Hale Barns to try their new spring menu which sees Raymond Blanc look further afield, taking inspiration from his love of travel. Alongside his Executive Chef Clive Fretwell, Raymond has introduced dishes from all over the globe to bring…