Tag: Stockport

Sep 07
A Sunday Social is coming to this historic Stockport mill with street food and live music

This weekend, a special Sunday Social event with street food and live music is…

Jul 19
This is the place: Marple is the pub walk mecca of Greater Manchester

The ‘jewel of the Cheshire Alps’ Marple is absolutely ‘marpleous‘ for walkers who like…

Jul 07
This revolutionary social enterprise is bringing military veterans back into the community

Laurence Moore, Loz to his friends, was a decorated British Army captain who served…

Apr 01
The amazing Stockport Spider-Men bringing joy to families on coronavirus lockdown

Stockport Spider-Man impersonators delight families on daily run

Mar 21
This is the place: the Heatons are a sought-after spot for families and young professionals

The Four Heatons – Heaton Moor, Heaton Mersey, Heaton Chapel and Heaton Norris…

Mar 04
Top Stockport chef Sam Buckley will be appearing on our screens for Great British Menu 2020

The chef line up for the Great British Menu 2020 has been revealed – and Where…

Feb 28
See classic horror films in style in this grand Art Deco Stockport cinema

The award-winning Stockport Plaza, which opened in 1932, is one of the grandest and…

Feb 20
Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbot to perform intimate acoustic show at Stockport Plaza

Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbot have just announced they will be performing a trio of…

Feb 13
A vintage steam train is coming through Greater Manchester this weekend – here are the best places to spot it

Manchester’s trainspotters are in for a treat this weekend as they have the…

Jan 31
It’s been closed for nearly a decade – but now this historic Stockport pub is getting a £400k refurb

A historic Stockport pub is due to get a huge £400k refurb, Robinsons Brewery has…

Jan 10
See your favourite actors playing their dream roles at this new art exhibition in Stockport

It might seem like actors are living their dream, but most of them will be harbouring…

Dec 26
Six winter walks to enjoy the stunning countryside near Manchester – with a pub nearby

The temperatures might have plummeted but as long as you pile on the layers, you can’t…

Aug 29
Simon Rimmer headlines new Stockport food and drink festival

A new three-day food and drink festival is coming to Stockport town centre in…

Aug 13
Stockport 10k run and ‘frog dash’ to raise money for homeless charity

Stockport’s army of decorated frogs have been given a special role at the town’s BIG…

Aug 06
Regulars and friends of these Stockport pubs have raised £110k for medical research

Regulars and friends of a group of Stockport pubs have helped raise a staggering…

Jul 05
Jolly Sailor is proof that good pubs will survive and thrive

And then there were six. Built in 1895, reborn in 2019, the Jolly Sailor in Davenport…

May 24
This is the place: why Bramhall is buzzing

They may have taken Bramhall out of Cheshire in 1974 and lumped it in Greater…

May 14
Meet the Stockport MasterChef finalist making luxury chocolate bars – including Manchester tart flavour

Having wowed both the judges and viewers last year with his stunning dishes on BBC’s…

May 14
Acclaimed WowYauChow launches Rochdale restaurant this week – Stockport and Swinton are next!

It has been winning rave reviews since opening in Altrincham last year, and now the…

Apr 08
From Michelin star to battered bangers: Steve Pilling’s roller coaster restaurant ride

When Steve Pilling left catering college, his first job was in the kitchens of…

Apr 03
A produce hall full of independent food and drink outlets has opened in Stockport – so what’s it like?

With the official opening of the Produce Hall in the town’s historic Market…

Mar 08
The family-run Stockport company turning rundown pubs into award-winners

The death of the English pub has been predicted by doomsayers since the 1960s. …

Feb 05
Three to see this weekend: wildlife artistry, stories in Merseyway and Manchester musically

Chinese New Year celebrations are in full swing, and you can join in across the city…

Oct 02
Snake and chips? Elderly Stockport couple discover three-foot long African snake in oven

An elderly couple in Hazel Grove got more than they bargained for when they opened…

Sep 30
Get Out of Town: Angkor Soul is a tale of love, music and good food

Sometimes it’s all too easy to stick with what you know. Many of us working and living…

Jul 14
It’s official – Britain’s best vegetarian restaurant is in Stockport

If asked where Britain’s top vegetarian restaurant is right now, you might be…