Day: 20 March 2020

Mar 20
Forever Manchester respond to COVID-19 by awarding community groups up to £1K

Forever Manchester has launched a Community Support Fund for grassroots community…

Mar 20
How Manchester has evolved on screen – from gritty dramas to big budget productions

Just as Manchester’s evolved over the decades, so has its depiction on screen. For a…

Mar 20
Virtual Manchester tip jar launched to help servers, chefs and bartenders in their hour of need

There is now a new way for foodies to send virtual tips to staff at their favourite…

Mar 20
This independent Manchester theatre needs your help if it is to survive

The Hope Mill Theatre opened five years in Ancoats, and has quickly become a jewel in…

Mar 20
The Manchester pub quiz that came from quarantine: “The best I can do is be silly for other people”

Facing quarantine boredom, one Manchester pub quiz host is bringing some much-needed…

Mar 20
10 Manchester books that everyone should read

Following Government advice to stop visiting restaurants, pubs and theatres,…

Mar 20
Bus, rail and tram services to be reduced in Greater Manchester over the coming days

Greater Manchester is to reduce its public transport services over the coming days as…

Mar 20
Why the radio is a perfect companion during social distancing

Radio is a perfect companion during social distancing. And that’s particularly true…

Mar 20
How to watch theatre in your living room

Many of us use theatre, film and music to escape from the harsh realities of the…

Mar 20
Someone has bought £1,000 of Manchester restaurant vouchers for NHS workers

Following the government’s advice for people to avoid bars and restaurants, one way we…

Mar 20
Why does Manchester’s Central Library look like The Pantheon?

You may have noticed that Manchester’s Central Library looks like The Pantheon of…

Mar 20
Co-op creates 5,000 roles for hospitality workers who have lost their jobs

This week has seen hospitality businesses hit hard as the coronavirus crisis continues…