Tag: Chorlton

Aug 25
Manchester church has amazing response following racist graffiti attack

The congregation at a church in Chorlton has had an amazing response following a…

Jun 17
Cycling in Manchester is about to get safer

New CYCLOPS function is first of its kind in the UK

Apr 03
Chorlton gardener creates free interactive nature films for kids in lockdown

Former BBC1 TV presenter turned gardener, Andy Johnson, launches educational YouTube…

Mar 15
The kind gestures shown by people and businesses during these uncertain times

We all know by now to wash our hands with soap and water or hand sanitiser (or…

Mar 06
The remarkable Rusholme nurse who went on to be a spy for the British secret service

From qualifying as a nurse and working in a Chorlton hairdressing shop, to operating…

Jan 24
The building where the Bee Gees first performed to be saved from demolition

The cinema where the Bee Gees first performed looks like being saved from demolition.…

Dec 08
Jay Rayner reviews Chorlton restaurant The Creameries: ‘seriously good, thoughtful food’

Housed inside a former Edwardian dairy, Chorlton restaurant The Creameries focuses on…

Nov 26
The best independent bookshops in and around Manchester

Audio books and downloaded novels might be a convenient way of catching up with the…

Nov 08
Former Edwardian dairy The Creameries takes Chorlton’s sustainable dining scene to new heights

Whenever you’re dining out and you find yourself wanting to write about how good…

Nov 06
Help save the Chorlton building where the Bee Gees first performed

Fans of The Smiths and Morrissey have got Salford Lads Club. For Bee Gees fans it’s…

Sep 24
Work set to start on new Beeline walking and cycling route from Manchester city centre to Chorlton

Work on the first phase of the proposed £13.4 million new walking and cycling route…

Sep 21
This is the place: Chorlton is the Guardian-reading liberal heart of Manchester

There’s a saying in Chorlton that pretty much sums the place up: “be…

May 09
From the Northern Quarter to Necker Island – how Odd’s Cleo Farman created an award-winning rum

After 13 years running a string of Manchester bars, entrepreneur Cleo Farman decided…

Feb 15
Chorlton has a handstand club – and they say being upside down has benefits for your health

If you thought handstands were child’s play, think again. More and more people are…

Jan 25
Is this the best fish and seafood restaurant in Manchester?

You might expect to find a restaurant called The Oystercatcher in places like…

Nov 13
Three to see this weekend: kindness at night, a bookish delight and plenty of bite

The Christmas Markets have now arrived – but there’s much more happening…

Oct 31
The cheese toastie is a comfort food classic: here’s where to find Manchester’s best

When it’s cold and miserable outside, comfort food is the order of the day – and…

Sep 03
Meet the woman behind the first 100% vegan pub kitchen in Chorlton

Which pub serves up homemade tacos for breakfast followed by an enormous vegan Sunday…

Aug 21
Real Junk Food crowdfunding to bring first waste food catering social enterprise to Manchester

The team that brought us Real Junk Food Manchester, the city’s first waste food…

Apr 02
The week in good news: banishing hate, helping autistic children and honouring a nurse

This week’s good news piece celebrates local heroes who have been brave enough to make…

Mar 28
This is the play that’s set in a chippy – and the audience gets free fish and chips

Becky Prestwich is one versatile and busy writer. She works on Holby City and…

Mar 19
These are the best places to live in Greater Manchester, says Sunday Times

Six places in Greater Manchester feature in the 2018 Best Places to Live survey…

Mar 05
Odd Bar to reopen as vegan café and live folk and soul music venue

As I sit in a pub chatting to Matt Nickson and Adam Regan, what strikes me first is…

Jan 15
Support centre to prevent homelessness opens its doors in Chorlton

A new prevention centre will open today to help people who have recently become…

Jun 06
Can micro brewers go macro without losing their street cred?

“There’s too much snobbery,” says the man behind Beers Manchester, better known…

May 12
One of Manchester’s most popular and established bar groups up FOR SALE

One of most established names on the Manchester bar and restaurant scene is being made…

May 01
Is this Manchester’s most hipster football club?

There’s something a bit different about hearing a group of football fans chanting…