Tag: Gay Village

Aug 24
Where to celebrate Manchester Pride this August bank holiday weekend

Pride month in the UK is generally celebrated through June but, here in Manchester,…

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

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

Jan 17
Gay Village nightclubs KIKI and VOID to close their doors for good this Sunday

Two of the Gay Village’s most iconic and beloved nightclubs will be closing…

Sep 30
Mural of RuPaul Drag Race UK star Divina De Campo appears in Manchester’s Gay Village

A huge new mural of Manchester drag queen Divina De Campo has popped up in…

Sep 06
The hidden Lebanese grill you need to seek out in Manchester

Jasmine Grill is a hidden gem just waiting to be discovered. It may be tucked away on…

Jul 29
Star-studded launch for Manchester’s newest restaurant Jasmine Grill

It was the hottest ticket in town on the hottest night of the year as new restaurant…

Jul 12
Manchester’s Alice in Wonderland themed tearooms has just DOUBLED in size – take a look

Take a trip down the rabbit hole as Manchester’s Alice in Wonderland-themed…

Aug 10
Manchester Pride festival forced out of Gay Village because of property development

Make the most of this year’s Manchester Pride Big Weekend. Because it…

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…

Mar 16
Remembering Nana, a proper Manchester legend

The word legend is over used. But as far as Manchester goes, we recently lost a true…

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…

Aug 30
Exhibition of well known faces reveals their connections to LGBT community

The Manchester Pride parade-the biggest in the UK-may be over for another year but a…

Aug 30
NQ favourite puts icons of drag on display with a taste of Provence

One of the originals still standing on the Northern Quarter’s main drag, The Bay…

Aug 29
Why we’re proud of Manchester Pride and everybody celebrating LGBT culture

The Manchester Pride Big Weekend 2016 has drawn to a close. A 72-hour party…

Jul 20
Lord Mayor to launch AXM Foundation – a charity in memory of Gay Village icon Haydn Pope

Earlier this year, Manchester’s iconic Gay Village lost one of its most iconic…

Jul 19
The New York Times lists Manchester as one of the most LGBT-friendly places to visit

The New York Times has recommended Manchester as one of six LGBT-friendly places to…