Tag: I Love MCR

Jan 03
From riots to boomtime: Manchester’s last decade in review

For Manchester, it was a decade of Metrolink, the mayor, Manchester City and finally –…

Nov 29
Tranquil garden memorial design for victims of Manchester Arena attack unveiled

The winners of the tender to design the memorial to the victims of the Manchester…

Oct 01
Help Manchester become the most refillable city by using this cool new water bottle

We all know we need to cut down on single-use plastics. We buy a whopping 7.7 billion…

Aug 08
I Love MCR® commits to using sustainable fabric for Manchester merch

I Love MCR® has shipped thousands of items of clothing, merchandise, gifts and…

Jun 20
School kids design their own I Love MCR t-shirts inspired by their local community

This year marks 10 years of Manchester Day. And to celebrate, local schools across the…

Jun 20
There’s a strawberry jam gin afternoon tea cruise coming to Castlefield

What could make a sunny afternoon tea on a leisurely river cruise even better? The…

Jun 19
New campaign to reduce plastic waste asks 500 Manchester locations to refill water bottles for free

The average adult buys more than three plastic water bottles every week. That’s…

May 31
I Love MCR® goes global with new organic clothing range – and the shop is live

Aside from a host of world firsts, Manchester was once the international centre of the…

May 31
Attention Manchester kids: help redesign the iconic I Love MCR® t-shirt to reflect your local community

I Love MCR® is looking for schools to help redesign the iconic I Love MCR® t-shirt to…

May 29
King Street Festival is this weekend – here’s everything you need to know

50,000 people enjoyed the festivities last year, and King Street Festival returns this…

May 22
Manchester stands together to remember the Arena attack, two years on

Manchester had endured the terror of the wartime Blitz and the devastation caused by…

May 21
Remembering together: how the city will mark the second anniversary of the Arena attack

Last May, the first anniversary of the 2017 terror attack on the Manchester Arena,…

May 16
This pop-up gin bar is serving sweet PBJ cocktails on King Street – and you’re invited

You’ll be served a Manchester gin PBJ cocktail if you make it down to the free…

May 03
Meet the Manchester jam makers who put the strawberry jam in I Love MCR Gin

When I Love MCR® decided to create a new Strawberry Jam Gin, it was a no-brainer as to…

Apr 26
Strawberry Jam Gin has arrived in Manchester just in time for summer

I Love MCR® has unveiled a pink Strawberry Jam Gin in partnership with Mancunian jam…

Jan 21
We Love MCR Emergency Fund makes final call for donations

The We Love MCR Emergency fund, set up to distribute money raised for those affected…

Dec 29
Police and community workers recognised in Queen’s New Year’s Honours list 2019

Police officers and community workers who helped victims and their families in the…

Sep 25
Manchester Evening News celebrates 150 years

The first edition of the Manchester Evening News was published on 10th October 1868 by…

Sep 10
Beautiful new variety of rose will honour youngest victim of Manchester Arena attack

The parents of Saffie-Rose Roussos, the youngest victim of the Manchester Arena…

Aug 21
Ariana Grande’s touching Manchester tribute is a huge hit at MTV Video Music Awards

Ariana Grande has won the best pop prize at the MTV Video Music Awards with No Tears…

Aug 21
‘The pain is almost as fresh as it always was’: Lee Rigby’s mother on life after loss

May 22nd this year marked the first anniversary of the Manchester Arena bombing. It…

Aug 18
Ariana Grande fans say there’s a hidden tribute to Manchester victims in her new album

Some Ariana Grande fans think there’s a hidden tribute to the victims of the…

Aug 15
Moss Side is a proud Manchester community that stands together and will not be destroyed

There will, no doubt, be doommongers only too ready to claim that Moss Side has slid…

Aug 14
Manchester most liveable city in the UK according to major global survey

Manchester has been named the most liveable city in the UK according to the Economist…

Aug 12
7 years ago: the first I Love MCR® campaign was born and united a great city

On August 9 2011, following three days of disturbances in London, copycat riots broke…

Jul 18
The photo that captures the plight of Manchester’s homeless

We’re used to seeing the I Love Manchester symbol in a positive setting.…

Jun 08
Beckhams’ Royal Wedding outfits up for grabs in aid of Manchester Arena attack victims

David and Victoria Beckham are donating the outfits they wore for the wedding of the…