Tag: Manchester City Centre

Aug 27
Outdoor drinking BANNED in Manchester city centre this bank holiday weekend

Drinking outdoors has been banned in Manchester city centre over the coming bank…

Aug 17
Manchester’s Tower of Light is nearly finished – but what is it?

A striking 40m high structure near Manchester Central, the Tower of Light will surely…

Aug 04
This Fountain Street barbershop is the city’s best-kept secret – with FREE cuts this summer

If the past few months have taught us anything, it’s the importance of a good haircut.…

Jul 07
Street photographer captures the ‘new normal’ as Manchester starts to reopen

Between 2017-2019, one of the UK’s best-known street photographers was joined by…

Feb 05
Manchester Day 2020 parade theme revealed – and it’s all about saving Our Planet

The theme for this year’s Manchester Day parade has been revealed, and…

Sep 17
Manchester’s free buses will soon run until midnight across the city centre

Manchester’s Free Bus city centre services are set to run until midnight for the first…

Aug 16
Then and now: Victorian Manchester meets 2019 in stunning new animated images

Manchester’s going through such transition that being away for even a week or two…

Jul 29
What do you think of Manchester city centre – and how is the council doing?

People who live, work in or visit Manchester city centre are being asked for their…

Jul 08
5G arrives in Manchester as Vodafone launch new super-fast network

This week Vodafone has launched its new 5G network in Manchester alongside six other…

Jun 23
The best photos from an incredible Manchester Day as the city celebrates in style

The streets of Manchester were brought alive by a colourful celebration of our city as…

Mar 05
Manchester’s changing skyline shows a city on the up – in every sense

Manchester’s a boomtown. Just walking around, you can clearly see the money that’s…

Nov 08
Fashion frenzy on Market Street as H&M launches Moschino collection

There were huge queues on Market Street on Thursday as fashion fans clamoured to get…

Nov 01
The incredible story behind vegan restaurant Allotment’s big move to Manchester

Award-winning vegan restaurant The Allotment opens its doors in Manchester this…

Apr 21
Manchester ranked one of the best cities in the world to live for millennials

Manchester is the second best city in the UK for millennials according to a new study,…

Apr 19
Who says punk is dead? Three day festival about to descend on Manchester

Manchester has an illustrious place in the history of punk. The Sex Pistols’ gig at…

Apr 19
You can’t buy happiness but you can buy pizza and coffee – and that’s kind of the same thing

A chance meeting with an Italian bus driver with a passion for coffee and pizza gave…

Apr 18
New express Chinese food bar to open on King Street

Victor and Vinny Yu, the brothers behind the award-winning Yu in Alderley Edge, are…

Apr 18
Lost records reveal history of women’s trades unions in Manchester

A website on the history of Manchester and Salford Women’s Trades Union Council is to…

Apr 14
Manchester’s biggest student shopping event (up to 30% off) is back

MCR Student Night Out returns later this month with over 140 exclusive…

Apr 12
Three to see this weekend: a duck race, egg hunts and a vintage swing party

This weekend is Easter Bank Holiday. For some people that means chocolate or church,…

Apr 12
Speciality coffee bar launches brand new grown-up food menu well worth trying

Not so long ago, people were happy with filter coffee and flat whites weren’t even a…

Apr 10
Review: ¡Viva! Festival Smoke and Archimedes’ Principle at HOME

¡Viva! Is back for its 23rd edition with a range of live music events, theatre and…

Apr 06
These amazing photos capture a day in the life of Manchester

A day in the life of Manchester has been captured in a 24-hour social experiment. More…

Apr 05
Emmeline Pankhurst unveiled as Manchester’s first female statue for more than 100 years

Sculptor Hazel Reeves has been announced as the designer who will create the new…

Mar 30
Bruntwood’s £8m creative flagship redevelopment Neo open for business

Bruntwood’s £8m creative flagship redevelopment on Charlotte Street, Neo, is…

Mar 28
Communal long table dining is all the rage and it’s coming to a restaurant near you

Next time you’re walking round the city centre with nothing better to do, take a…

Mar 24
Review: A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Northern Rep

The Northern Quarter is the home of the alternative lifestyle in Manchester. With…