Tag: MediaCityUK

Sep 28
MediaCityUK search for new artists to showcase at Box on the Docks

Box on the Docks at Christmas will support two industries hit hard by COVID-19:…

Aug 10
Manchester couple celebrate innovative wedding day with socially distanced dining

Many wedding receptions are having to be delayed or even cancelled at the moment,…

Aug 03
Vertigo opens new Media City restaurant with sun terrace and private dining pods

It was recently named as one of the top 20 vegan restaurants in the UK by The Times.…

Jul 10
New socially distanced Salford dining experience will combine food with art

A new dining and arts experience is coming to MediaCityUK this summer, supporting both…

Nov 18
Corrie’s Katie McGlynn and Lisa George reunite on ice at MediaCity skating rink launch

There was a Coronation Street reunion on ice over at MediaCityUK, as the new-look…

Oct 03
ITV to launch huge I’m A Celebrity Jungle Challenge attraction in Manchester

A multi-million pound entertainment attraction celebrating ITV hit show I’m A…

Jul 29
Iconic Lowry painting comes home to Imperial War Museum North

One of artist L.S. Lowry’s most iconic works has come ‘home’ to Manchester…

May 15
ITV confirm Jeremy Kyle Show is axed after death of guest

Production of The Jeremy Kyle Show has ended after ITV confirmed the show is being…

Apr 17
A free festival is coming to MediaCity with interactive light sculptures and a jaw-dropping high wire act

The 2019 Quays Culture Summer Festival is a free four day event promising an array of…

Jan 03
Snowman sculptures by acclaimed artists go up for sale in online charity auction

Walking with The Snowman, the festive sculpture trail taking place around MediaCityUK,…

Nov 22
Walking with The Snowman art trail kicks off Christmas festivities at MediaCityUK

A festive sculpture trail celebrating the 40th anniversary of Raymond Briggs’…

Nov 21
An edible house is coming to MediaCityUK and you can dine there – on the house

You probably remember the gingerbread house from Hansel and Gretl. And you may have…

Nov 15
Big Christmas Lights switch on and Snowman festive art trail coming to MediaCityUK

MediaCityUK is holding its first ever Christmas lights switch on event to mark the…

Oct 23
A new festive sculpture trail is coming to MediaCityUK – and it’s all about The Snowman

A festive sculpture trail is coming to MediaCityUK this Christmas to celebrate the…

Oct 23
Meet the Manchester TV producer behind everything from Queer as Folk to Butterfly

It’s 20 years since Nicola Shindler founded the Manchester-based production company,…

Oct 16
Coronation Street’s Faye Brookes hosts performance academy showcase at Impossible Theatre

We’re used to seeing her famous face walking the cobbles of Coronation Street, but…

Oct 15
Blue Peter turns 60: how much do you know about the world’s longest running children’s TV programme?

Blue Peter is part of our childhood. Just the words “sticky back plastic” are enough…

Aug 08
Is Manchester the most film-friendly city in the UK?

As an entertainment journalist for over a decade, I’ve spent more than my fair share…

Apr 07
Let’s cook! Inside the cocktail bar that looks like a Breaking Bad-style mobile meth lab

If you’re a fan of Breaking Bad – and is there anyone who isn’t?…

Mar 25
Bookings now open for Breaking Bad themed pop-up bar

After a mostly sold out three-year stint in London, Paris and New York, Lollipop’s…

Dec 11
8 reasons to visit Salford Quays over the festive season

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and the perfect opportunity to take a…

Nov 25
Gobsmacked crowd see a man fly at MediaCity

Richard Browning left people staring in awe at when he came to Media City on Friday to…

Nov 23
We’re dreaming of a Marco Pierre White Christmas

Are you dreaming of a White Christmas? The weather forecasters have predicted bitter…

Oct 12
MediaCityUK: from dereliction to destination in 10 short years

Getting off a tram at MediaCityUK’s Metrolink station, surrounded by the gleaming…

Oct 03
Marco’s New York Italian: classic Italian fare meets exciting NY dishes served with a twist

Hidden behind the bright lights of Media City’s shining stars, you’ll find Marco…

Sep 20
Travel from MediaCityUK to Spinningfields by water taxi thanks to Waxi and Henri Lloyd

Soon you’ll be able to travel between two of the most stylish locations in Greater…

Sep 19
Who says modern music is dead? Check out these MediaCity pioneers

A room of your favourite records, a floor-to-ceiling view over Manchester and some…