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…

A Year of Dates celebrate small business success in a big way

A Year of Dates took date night to a new level throwing a party to celebrate two successful years of trading. In today’s retail climate celebrating 2 years is a huge milestone, one that entrepreneur Kate Greenhalgh wanted to share with friends, fellow businesses and family who have supported her during such an intense period…

Escape Hunt’s sinking ship stops shoppers in their tracks

3D masterpiece featuring Oasis brothers, Liam and Noel Gallagher, appears in the city centre to mark the opening of Escape Hunt Manchester To mark the arrival of Escape Hunt Manchester’s brand-new five star escape room adventure, Blackbeard’s Treasure, a spectacular 3D interpretation of this mesmerising game has been created in the city centre today. As…

SOCIAL DARTS EXPERIENCE, FLIGHT CLUB, LAUNCHES IN MANCHESTER

Social Darts venue, Flight Club, officially opened with a fanfare last night (Thursday 25th October) as it held its launch party on King Street. Over 300 guests from across Manchester’s thriving business, arts, sports and lifestyle world stepped up to the venue’s 14 oches to celebrate the launch. With its own patented dart tracking technology,…

The finalists are announced for the Food Porn Awards 2019

This year has seen a record number of entries, with over 450 chefs and restaurants across the North of England submitting their most impressive and creative dishes. Chefs, restaurants, bars, pubs and eateries were encouraged to submit images of their most mouth-watering dishes in order to be in with a chance of winning the coveted…

FULL CASTING ANNOUNCED FORTHCOMING UK AND IRELAND TOUR OF CAMERON MACKINTOSH’S ACCLAIMED PRODUCTION OF “LES MISÉRABLES” PLAYING AT THE PALACE THEATRE MANCHESTER, 19 FEBRUARY – 30 MARCH

Cameron Mackintosh announced full casting for the forthcoming UK and Ireland tour of his acclaimed production of the Boublil and Schönberg musical “LES MISÉRABLES”playing at Manchester’s Palace Theatre from 19 February – 30 March 2019. Joining the previously announced Killian Donnelly as ‘Jean Valjean’ will be Nic Greenshields as ‘Javert’, Katie Hall as ‘Fantine’, Martin Ball as ‘Thénardier’, Sophie-Louise Dann as ‘Madame Thénardier’, Harry Apps as ‘Marius’, Tegan Bannister as ‘Eponine’, Will Richardson as ‘Enjolras’ and Bronwen Hanson as…

KIDS EAT FREE THIS HALF TERM AT TURTLE BAY!

Kids eat free during Half Term at Turtle Bay “Little Turtles” menu gets a revamp From Monday 22nd  October –  Friday 2nd November Turtle Bay’s newly revamped kids’ menu has arrived… and to celebrate they’re inviting kids to eat free throughout half term. Bring a bit of Caribbean sunshine into your half term staycation (and a school…