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Manchester is famous for its rainy days which is probably why there’s so much to do to keep the kids entertained. We’ve got the world's biggest and best football museum, the UK’s longest indoor skiing and snowboarding slope, and one of the largest trampoline arenas in Europe. And there’s four floors of displays and exhibitions at the Manchester Museum including Egyptian mummies and the skeleton of Stan the Tyrannosaurus Rex.

Wow! Greater Manchester’s top ten visitor attractions revealed

You may be thinking of getting away from Manchester for a holiday – but millions of people are actually doing the opposite. You've probably...

One of the UK’s biggest adventure golf courses coming to Trafford...

Work has started on DinoFalls, an adventure golf course set in an incredible 5000 sq metre Jurassic Park-style setting next to the M60 at...

World’s smallest ice cream van comes to intu Trafford Centre

If there's one thing we want to eat when the sun comes out, it's ice cream. While Manchester isn’t exactly known for its beachy...

This year’s MCM Manchester Comic Con is set to be the...

If you see Marvel characters on the metro or Batman on the bus this weekend, don’t worry. You’re not hallucinating. Probably. Because Manchester is being...

Sightseeing: check out these magnificent Manchester tours and day trips

Whether you’re looking for spontaneous Manchester tours or just a break from the stresses of the 9-5, there’s a lot to be said for...

14 smashing summer holiday activities in Manchester for the whole family

School’s out for summer, as Alice Cooper once said.  That means six weeks to, ahem, enjoy with the kids. If you're worried about running...

Olympic cyclists get big Manchester traffic-free bike ride off to a...

It's a sunny Sunday in the city centre and it's oddly quiet. Eerily so. The birds are singing and the trams are rattling in...

World famous Manchester Christmas Markets confirm 2017 dates

Manchester City Council have now confirmed dates for Manchester Christmas Markets 2017 dates which are 10 November to 20 December, with the Albert Square...

City Ride: thousands of cyclists to take over streets of Manchester...

First the bad news. Sky Ride, the big, fun event which enabled thousands of cyclists of all ages and abilities to ride safely together...

Manchester’s One Big Summer Weekend kicks off the holiday season in...

Three festivals are coming together for the ultimate One Big Summer Weekend event later this month courtesy of Manchester’s Business Improvement District. The Manchester Picnic,...

Manchester’s historic water palace goes foodie for one day only

Sample the best of Manchester’s blossoming range of street food providers in the beautiful and fascinating setting of its most iconic historic sporting building. Once...

One of Manchester’s most magnificent buildings opens as a visitor attraction

A building widely considered to be one of Manchester’s most architecturally significant buildings has opened to the public as a visitor attraction. The magnificent Grade II...