Food & Drink

Manchester Festive Feasts

The 12 Days of Christmas Feasts - Festive Burgers Plus Loads More

These marvels of culinary engineering are burgers in their best party frocks...

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Infamous Diner Pumpkin Mac And Cheese Burger

Celebrate Thanksgiving Manchester-Style

Infamous Diner have launched a very special limited edition Thanksgiving menu...

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The Manchester Cook Book

The Manchester Cook Book: The Perfect Gift for Foodies

Recreate your favourite meal in the comfort of your own home with the Manchester Cook Book

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REVIEW | A Taste of Honey at the Artzu Gallery

A Taste Of Honey At The Artzu Gallery

Manchester artist Chris Acheson draws much of his inspiration from everyday life...

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iPhone Stories: My little chair is at the centre of the world

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Exploring what makes this city such an extraordinary place to live and work.

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Best Gigs In Manchester This Week


We’ve teamed up with DICE to hand-pick some of the hottest music events this week.

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Fashion & Beauty

Cryotherapy craze comes to Manchester

Cryotherapy Manchester

Cryotherapy is this season’s craze in the health and beauty world.

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Stress-Free Personal Beauty Shopping at Selfridges

Personal Beauty Shopping At Selfridges

Selfridges Exchange Square have recently introduced a Beauty Personal Shopping service...

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What Your Bedroom Wallpaper Says About You


We met celebrity design guru Laurence Llewellyn-Bowen to talk....yes, you’ve guessed it, wallpaper.

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Night Life

Have You Booked Your Christmas Do Yet? Top Parties to Book Now

Manchester 235 Casino Bavarian Xmas Party

Love it or hate it, the works do is an important part of the festive season.

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Dive Bar NQ Opening Weekend - Dive In. Crawl Out.

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A brand new Northern Quarter neighborhood bar will be opening its shutters next weekend...

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Have an Eclectic Christmas in Manchester

Eclectic Christmas In Manchester

Each venue offers endless opportunities for your Christmas celebrations in a unique setting.

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Health & Fitness

Laughter Yoga: The Kindergarten for Grown-Ups

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When was the last time you laughed for a whole hour?

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REVIEW: The Spa at The Midland Hotel

The Spa At The Midland

The Spa at The Midland Hotel was recently voted one of the best spas in the North...

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Cryotherapy craze comes to Manchester

Cryotherapy Manchester

Cryotherapy is this season’s craze in the health and beauty world.

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‘Manchester is Cool, Birmingham Just Isn't’

Manchester V Birmingham

Manchester is a far more pleasant place than anywhere else in the country...

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10 WiFi Tested Hotspots to Work Remotely in Manchester

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Looking for somewhere comfortable to work in the city centre with good wi-fi and coffee?

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iPhone Stories: On Such Balmy Days are Lifelong Memories Forged

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Each week photographer Simon Buckley visits a different part of Manchester...

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Hotels & Property

FIRST LOOK | Bedrooms at King St Townhouse - new luxury boutique hotel with rooftop pool

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Jemima Forbes gets a sneak preview of the newest boutique hotel in town.

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The Only Way is Up: No.1 Spinningfields Makes Its Mark on Manchester Skyline

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Allied London’s £73 million building has been making an impression on the Manchester skyline...

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DJ legend spins laid back breakfast tunes at INNSIDE Hotel every week

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Edwin Sinclair Spins Chilled Out Breakfast Tunes at INNSIDE.

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FREE Festive Fun For Kids at Great Northern

Free Ice Skating For Kids At Great Northern

Great Northern have teamed up with I Love MCR to help give local children a very special Christmas.

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Bar Hütte Returns to Spinningfields for Christmas

Bar Hutte Spinningfields Collage

Cosy Austrian-style ski chalets back again at Spinningfields...

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REVIEW: The Garratt bar/pub - good food, relaxed atmosphere, great prices

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If you’re a student and looking for good food & drink at lower-than-low prices, The Garratt is for you.

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Yard and Coop: The Big Student (C)hook Off

Yard And Coop Manchester Review 5

If you thought there’s no such thing as a free lunch, think again.

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