Tag: Canal Street

Jan 31
The future of Manchester’s Gay Village: have your say

Manchester city council has commissioned an independent consultancy to talk to local…

Mar 28
What’s in a name? Why celebrity chefs have come…and mostly gone

Once upon a time, when the foodie revolution was fuelled by the Egon Ronay Guide, we…

Mar 28
Chop house wars: 150 years of Manchester history versus Marco Pierre White

Chop house wars are set to break out in Manchester next month. There may be uppercuts…

Feb 15
Photographer wants YOU to help recreate pivotal moment in Manchester’s LGBT history

On 20 February 1988, over 20,000 people took to the streets of Manchester to protest…

Sep 04
What happened to this woman when she sat on a bench in Sackville Gardens may surprise you

Have you ever wondered what would happen if you sat on a bench in Sackville Gardens…

Aug 02
‘We don’t care who you love as long as you love football’: meet Manchester’s only gay football club

“It’s not as gay a club as it used to be”, grins James, a Village Manchester FC player…

May 18
Lord Mayor backs campaign to combat LGBT discrimination in Manchester

Manchester Pride has announced a series of workshops which will investigate the…

Jan 25
It’s gin, gin and more gin at this iconic Gay Village bar

Gin is firmly at the heart of Iconic. The bar on Richmond Street has embraced the…

Dec 10
Manchester’s retro retreat Club Tropicana relaunches after major refurb 

Remember 80s nightclubs? Wham! sang about one in Club Tropicana. Club Tropicana,…

Dec 01
World AIDS Day: wear the red ribbon and show your support

December 1st is World AIDS Day. The first ever global health day, it was held for the…

Nov 23
The People’s History Museum marks Manchester’s place in the fight for LGBT+ rights

A public meeting of the North West Homosexual Law Reform Committee which took place in…

Nov 17
Manchester’s leading drag stars celebrate launch of charity calendar in style 

Canal Street’s finest drag queens were out in full force last Thursday…