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Discover and rediscover what’s on in Manchester and declare your love for the city.

Here you can explore the top things to do in Manchester and embrace the city’s diverse community, culture and lifestyle with the help of our inspiring Manchester news and cultural city guide.

A city inhabiting a diverse smorgasbord of interesting individuals and extraordinary people. An embracing community and a social spirit feeds an eclectic mix of retail, theatres, galleries, museums, top restaurants, bars, hotels and exciting events.

Embrace the city’s spontaneous spirit and you’ll discover plenty of hidden gems (and some secrets) among our Manchester news, reviews and recommendations.

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FAQs

What is the population of Manchester city centre?
Manchester’s population is about 600,000 people in 2020.

What’s the population of Greater Manchester?
There’s about 2.8 million people living across the 10 boroughs of Greater Manchester.

What is Manchester best known for?
Manchester is commonly known as the UK’s second city. Once an industrial powerhouse with a plethora of world first inventions, it is now a major cultural hub, steeped in arts and famous for its music and glorious sporting history.

Where’s the best place to live in Greater Manchester?
Levenshulme, Ancoats, Altrincham and Ramsbottom were named among best places to live, not just in Manchester but, in the UK by The Sunday Times. The Times is the largest-selling British national newspaper with a huge property, home and travel supplement, so it’s safe to say they know their onions.

What’s the best restaurant in Manchester?
That all depends on personal taste and cuisine preference. Luckily though, Manchester is catching up to London as food metropolis, and a destination for foodies from far and wide. Further proof of this is accolade of Mana restaurant in Ancoats being awarded a Michelin Star.

Is I Love MCR a charity?
The short answer is no. However, The Lord Mayor of Manchester’s Charity Appeal Trust was re-branded to ‘We Love MCR Charity’ because of the success and positive look and feel of the iconic I Love MCR brand. I Love MCR and We Love MCR Charity are in partnership to support communities and young people across the city.

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