Tag: Oxford Road

May 28
Food, drink and shopping hub Hatch is set to treble in size this summer – here’s what’s coming

Manchester city centre’s most off-the-wall food, drink and retail destination is set…

Apr 04
Hip new coffee shop with indie music at its heart to open in Manchester’s ‘West Village’

Digital music company Ditto is to launch its first Manchester venture – a Ditto…

Aug 10
Meet the young entrepreneur bringing a taste of the Philippines to Manchester

Here’s something you may never have tried before. Filipino food. It’s…

Apr 11
Get on your soapbox: All Saints Park to get its own Speakers Corner

This year marks the 100th anniversary of The Representation of the People’s Act…

Mar 10
A little bit of Afflecks comes to Oxford Road

If you told someone a year ago that you were going for a drink under the Mancunian Way…

Mar 05
This new city centre cafe will change your opinion of prison food

When you think of prison food, you’re probably imagining something along the…

Dec 07
Is this the best-kept secret restaurant in Manchester?

The Royal Northern College of Music has a restaurant that’s open to the public.…

Jul 20
Manchester’s oldest Italian restaurant up for three awards this year

The food and drink industry is big business. According to official statistics, it…

Jun 10
It’s THE END for the Odeon Oxford Street: the 1930s blockbuster building to be demolished

Three months short of 13 years since the last picture show at the former Odeon cinema…

May 16
Manchester smashes (another) world record at the Whitworth Art Gallery

We’re not short of a world record or two in Manchester. The 2002 Commonwealth Games…

Feb 24
She Says, He Says: Indian for lunch at Zouk Tea Bar & Grill

This Bradford-born Indian and Pakistani restaurant has been receiving rave reviews for…

Feb 05
The UK’s biggest new record fair returns to Manchester

Vinyl sales in the UK have experienced 8 years of consecutive growth, overtaking…

Jan 24
Get your pens out: OverDrawn is back with a monthly residency at The Deaf Institute

Overdrawn? Lots of people are in January. That’s why it’s the perfect time of year for…

Nov 14
REVIEW: The Refuge by Volta promised a lot-but does it deliver?

Over the past three months we have been to previews, press lunches, evening launches…

Nov 04
£25m Principal Hotel hosts THE Manchester party of the year with special guest Mark Ronson

What with all the recent publicity surrounding The Refuge by Volta launch at The…

Nov 02
REVIEW: Little Shop of Horrors at the Palace Theatre

Of all the theatres in Manchester, the Palace is special to me. It may feature fewer…

Oct 20
Manchester Worker Bee: Luke Cowdrey, Unabomber

Jack of all trades and master of none is how I would actually describe Luke, who…

Oct 03
Pop Bubble Rock is possibly the most friendly and fun independent club night in Manchester

In 2006, University of Manchester student Ben Hiard decided to throw a party. He’d…

Sep 16
A fresher’s guide to Oxford Road, Manchester – the ultimate city for the student experience

Welcome to Manchester. Congratulations, you’ve made it to the ultimate city for the…

Sep 14
The Refuge dining room & bar: an astonishing space now open to the public

Any self-respecting foodie will know about and have been salivating at the thought of…

Sep 05
Oxford Road improvement works done and dusted – buses, taxis and cyclists can all be friends

Good news for anyone who travels along Oxford Road. New bus lanes and stops have been…

Aug 18
Sneak preview: The Refuge dining room poised to bring something very special to Oxford Road

Last month we were treated to a tour of The Refuge, a 10,000 square foot space inside…

Aug 02
30 Years in the Making: Don Giovanni’s Reviewed

Italian chefs, Italian suppliers, Italian food...