Tag: Christmas 2019

Dec 27
Let’s cheers to emergency services who treat Christmas like any other working day

It’s the time of year again where we stock up the cupboards for Christmas, get some…

Dec 16
This five star hotel is offering a luxury festive afternoon tea – with an edible snowman

The Lowry Hotel, which has recently undergone a glamorous new makeover, has always…

Dec 16
A new Christmas pop-up in Paperchase is supporting over 40 small local businesses

Curated Makers and Paperchase have collaborated to host a pop-up in the run-up to…

Dec 14
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Radcliffe Market

Manchester’s big Christmas Markets are definitely worth a visit. But…

Dec 12
The Royal Exchange is a one-stop shop for gifts and party inspiration this festive season

The big day draws ever nearer. But before that big day, there’s another big day to get…

Dec 12
What do you buy someone who has everything?

Christmas is coming, in case you hadn’t noticed. The goose is getting fat and the…

Dec 11
First pop-up cafe for St Bernards in the UK opens at Chill Factore

Christmas came early for 40 St Bernard dogs and their owners this week when a pop-up…

Dec 10
Mimi and The Mountain Dragon: the new BBC Christmas animation made in Altrincham

Following the excitement and pressure of Christmas Day, Boxing Day can provide…

Dec 06
UK’s biggest indoor winter funland launches at EventCity with VIP bash

Football stars from past and present, rugby legends from Salford Red Devils and…

Dec 05
A real life elf is roaming Manchester giving out Christmas treats

You’ve all heard of Elf on the Shelf. Over the past few years, it’s become quite the…

Dec 05
A live jazz band is playing Christmas hits from Kylie to Mariah at Gorton Monastery

Admit it or not, there are some Christmas pop songs that you just can’t help…

Dec 05
How you can help children in Manchester living below the poverty line have a happier Christmas

Christmas should be a time for love and joy, not for worrying about putting food on…

Dec 03
Pretty Little Thing boss Umar Kamani has been making Christmas dreams come true on Twitter

Pretty Little Thing’s Umar Kamani has gone on a gift-giving spree on Twitter,…

Dec 03
Larger-than-life Christmas presents appear in Salford – and each conceals a historical gem

An art installation of brightly-coloured gift boxes has appeared at Salford’s…

Dec 03
10 of the quirkiest gifts you can buy at this year’s Manchester Christmas Markets

Each year we’re filled with glee as we marvel at the wonderland that we call the…

Dec 03
Feast in style with James Martin Manchester’s new Christmas menu

James Martin started his culinary career in London under the guidance of chefs…

Dec 02
Six places to grab a bite when you’re Christmas shopping at Manchester Arndale 

As Christmas shopping season starts to intensify, don’t pretend you’re not going to…

Dec 02
Alternative Christmas dinners to try in Manchester – bring on the giant pigs in blankets

We all love a Christmas dinner, but there’s so much more to enjoy in Manchester…

Dec 02
10 places to shop for Christmas presents that are a little bit different in Manchester

Christmas shopping is like Marmite – you either love it or hate it. On the one…

Nov 30
Where to watch Christmas movies in Manchester over the festive season

Ho, ho, ho! From Home Alone to The Holiday, there’s a veritable Santa’s…

Nov 29
Forget Black Friday, this beautiful Sale church is hosting a hyper-local Christmas market

Beautiful Sale church St. Paul’s is hosting The Sale Arts Trail’s annual…

Nov 29
Manchester Christmas pop-up gift shop raises £10K for local good causes

A pop-up gift shop which opened just in time for Christmas shopping has raised an…

Nov 29
Greater Manchester’s other Christmas markets

Manchester’s big city centre Christmas Markets are a wondrous thing. People travel for…

Nov 28
This Manchester restaurant is serving a 3kg baked cheese feast and an unlimited mulled wine afternoon tea

Mamucium, the restaurant inside Hotel Indigo Manchester at Victoria Station, has…

Nov 28
The festive afternoon tea overlooking Manchester’s new Santa at Piccadilly Christmas Markets

City centre hotel the Mercure Manchester Piccadilly has just revealed a revamped…

Nov 26
A totally independent, local makers market is coming to the Great Northern Warehouse this Christmas

We all love the Manchester Christmas markets with their far-flung European treats, but…