Tag: Christmas 2017

Dec 21
This cosy Italian winter pop-up brings an authentic taste of the Mediterranean to Manchester

The festive period is a busy old time for Don Giovanni so if you can’t face the queues…

Dec 20
Enjoy a proper south-east Asian feast at opulent gem Vermilion

Opulent Thai and Indian dining complex Vermilion is, without doubt, a destination…

Dec 20
The LAST MINUTE Christmas gift guide for the typical Manchester man

Attention, men of Manchester. We know that you’re pretty hopeless when it comes to…

Dec 20
Three to see this weekend: Christmas treats, festive eats and a Winter Wonderland

It’s the final weekend of the Christmas markets so it’s safe to walk through…

Dec 19
Brave Manchester families treated to a Christmas trip to Disneyland

Disneyland Paris was the destination for a number of families affected by the…

Dec 19
How your unwanted stocking filler can help Manchester’s homeless

Have you ever wondered what to do with those socks you get this time of year from…

Dec 18
The art of cosagach: six ways to get cosy in Manchester this winter

The Scandinavian concept of hygge took last winter by storm. It’s all about the…

Dec 17
Five alternative ways to spend Christmas Day

Christmas is well and truly on its way. Contrary to popular belief, eating your weight…

Dec 16
Mad Manchester bar to throw 24 hour ‘back to the eighties’ NYE party

Things were different in the 1980s. It was another time entirely. A time before…

Dec 16
Spot the snowman and win presents on a Christmas special Man City stadium & club tour

Enjoy a great day out over the Christmas period when you go on the festive Manchester…

Dec 15
It’s a dog’s life for abandoned puppies given as Christmas presents

A dog is for life, not just for Christmas. Surely everyone knows that by now. Not…

Dec 13
25 perfect places to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Manchester

For our pick of where to celebrate New Year’s Eve 2018 in Manchester, click…

Dec 12
Our pick of the best shows and pantos in Manchester this festive season

You’ve got the turkey, the mince pies, the mulled wine and the cheesy jumper.…

Dec 12
Join the generous Mancs making #reverseadventcalendar a thing this Christmas

In the immortal words of the wise poet Cliff Richard in the Christmas classic…

Dec 08
Miracle on First Street: festive food, Christmas drink and a Manchester Ice Rink

It really is starting to feel a little festive. So, if you’re not a fan of Crimbo,…

Dec 07
Turn your head into a Christmas bauble at this Manchester Arndale pop-up

Ever wanted to have your head turned into a Christmas bauble? Not literally, of…

Dec 07
All on board the Christmas BBQ and booze bus that’s coming to Manchester for two days only

A big part of Christmas is basking in the holiday glow of family, eating too many…

Dec 05
Manchester creatives behind BBC One’s Christmas 2017 short film

If you haven’t seen the BBC One Christmas short film The Supporting Act yet, you…

Dec 05
Meet the Manc mum cooking Christmas dinner for 1000 lonely people – and how you can help

Preparing Christmas dinner with all the trimmings is always a bit of an undertaking.…

Dec 04
Manchester is the only UK city nominated for Best Christmas Markets in Europe award

Some people have been moaning about Manchester’s Christmas Markets. They think they…

Dec 04
Swap dry turkey for a Thai feast at this unique Christmas cooking class

Nothing ruins Christmas dinner like stressing over the turkey. Turkey that’s…

Dec 04
2,000 limited edition bee baubles up for grabs at Manchester Arndale this weekend

The worker bee has been a symbol of Manchester since the 19th century, but this year…

Dec 02
Big-hearted Mancs are donating thousands of gifts to this Christmas appeal for kids

Tens of thousands of gifts are being donated by big-hearted Mancunians to ensure…

Nov 30
This classy Manchester bar restaurant is serving up cocktail Christmas trees

Whilst there are many restaurants in Manchester many people would regard as rather…

Nov 30
Top 10 Christmas films to watch in quirky Manchester cinemas this festive season

Nothing brings people together like a good Christmas film. Apart from a bucket of KFC…

Nov 30
This Salford pub is setting the table to combat loneliness this Christmas 

Tomorrow is December. And that can only mean one thing. The Christmas countdown has…

Nov 30
HOT gin and tonic: the perfect way to warm up on a wintery evening

Winter in the city is always an adventure. You’ve skated – or maybe shuffled a…