Three to see this weekend: ethical eats, musical beats and Pre-Raphaelite...

There's plenty to keep you entertained in Manchester this weekend - and lots of free things for families towards the end of half term, too. On...

Wear white and drink pink at Menagerie’s legendary brunch club this...

When it comes to special occasions, Menagerie has pretty much written the rule book on how to throw a legendary bash. And this Easter Sunday,...

Review: Trial by Laughter at The Lowry

Ian Hislop and Nick Newman’s new play has an intriguing premise. It explores press freedom, free speech and how humour can broach the most...

Zog and Room on the Broom head to Manchester for live...

Fans of the children's books of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler are being spoilt for choice in Manchester this year. For hot on the heels...

Review: The Worst Witch at The Lowry

Before Harry Potter, there was Jill Murphy’s The Worst Witch, a series of books about the trials and tribulations of Mildred Hubble, a young...

Trailblazing all-female Shakespeare roadshow coming to Salford

Screen versions of a trailblazing all-female Shakespeare Trilogy produced by London theatre Donmar Warehouse is now available to watch for free in all schools...

Where to take the kids to keep them entertained over the...

Christmas is one of the most exciting times of year, especially if you have a house full of hyperactive kids filled with E-numbers from...

7 quirky ideas for your hen party night out in Manchester

With the summer wedding season fast approaching, plenty of brides and their friends are planning the perfect hen do. With its wealth of quality bars,...

Raise a glass to the end of Dry January with a...

Dry January can be quite the slog. Safe to say, we're grateful that the month full of Mondays is over and we can go...

Three to see this weekend: choral remembrance, poetry ventures and a...

The Christmas build-up continues this weekend, with more of our local towns having their big lights switch-ons. Stop by Failsworth as the lights are...

Review: Educating Rita at The Lowry

Educating Rita is perhaps best known to many as a film starring Julie Walters and Michael Caine about the conflicting values of education. But it...

New Lowry Hotel chef Dave Ashton puts his own stamp on...

Following the departure of previous head chef Andrew Green, The Lowry Hotel has just taken on a new executive chef - and he has already...

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