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Andy Burnham Mayor Candidate Manchester Manifesto Labour

Interview: Andy Burnham - 'Manchester deserves better than it's had out of Westminster'

The Labour Mayoral Candidate speaks to us about lockdown, leadership and calling out the government

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Hashtag MCR: Posh tartare, Pimm's wellies, disco doughnuts

Plus Eid macarons, stuffed lobster rolls and soggy pub heroes

30 April And The Tormentosas In St Peters Square Manchester

Seven days in Manchester: Chorlton Baths, five star hotels and more

A selective news round-up for Manchester this last week, 24-30 April

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Manchester Pride 2021 line-up announced

LGBTQ+ charity announces over 40 acts to appear this August Bank Holiday 

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Top things to do in Manchester: May 2021

Birds, bees and brutalism all feature in May's what's on round-up for Manchester

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Lawn pods, curry club, bread delivery - Bitesize food and drink news

Plus: Free chocolate and ice cream in our weekly Manchester food and drink roundup

Kids Of Colour No Police In Schools Manchester

Opinion: 'Police presence makes school feel like a hostile environment'

Mea Aitken explains the work of Kids of Colour and why police have no place...

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In the pink: Instagram famous restaurant hits Spinningfields

202 kitchen gets a permanent home and a million pound makeover

2021 04 30 Weezy Brand

Hello Manchester, Weezy looks good on you

The on-demand delivery supermarket is now live in the city

Restaurant
reviews

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Lockdown meal kit review - Simon Rogan at Home

What do you get from the Michelin-starred chef, how much is it and how easy...

Eat Well Manchester Lockdown Meal Kit Breakfast

Lockdown cook-at-home review – Eat Well MCR marketplace

What do you get from the independent marketplace, how much is it and how easy...

2021 02 04 Moor Hall Mark Birchall At Home Contents Of Package

Lockdown cook-at-home box review - At Home by Mark Birchall

What do you get from the Moor Hall chef, how much is it and how...

2021 02 11 Northcote Review Dessert 2

Lockdown review - Northcote Gourmet Boxes

What do you get, how much is it and how easy to prepare?

2020 11 19 Home X Home By Nico

Test Kitchen – HOME-X, Home by Nico, Bangkok menu box

Is this one of the best value cook at home boxes on the market?

2020 11 16 Rosas Diy Pad Thai Kit Finished Dish

Test Kitchen – Rosa's Thai Café DIY Pad Thai kits

What do you get, how much is it and how easy to prepare?

2020 10 27 Pack Horse Exterior

‘A top-drawer dish with truly fabulous ingredients’ - The Pack Horse, Hayfield, reviewed

Gordo enjoys a substantial pub meal well worth travelling for

2020 10 14 Tine Review Interior

'Not one note is out of tune' - Tine @ Blossom Street Social, Ancoats, reviewed

Kelly Bishop enjoys a long lunch of walnut witchcraft, hogget and baked beer

Things to do
in Manchester

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Going OUT out: An A-Z of outdoor dining and drinking in MCR

From beer gardens to terraces over 100 places to eat/drink outside in Greater Manchester from...

2018 01 18 Queer Contact

Top things to do in Manchester: April 2021

Drive-in festivals, the return of Queer Contact and a ‘Last Big Night In’

2020 08 07 Beer Gardens Woodstock

Manchester's top ten secret beery sun spots

Jake Ogden shows you his favourite lesser known beer gardens

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This is Manchester: 70 photos from the 1980s

Rotters, catwalks and Arndale roof living - a pictorial snapshot of Greater Manchester in the...

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Rock Against Racism Northern Carnival: The protest that made music history

40,000 people attended the 1978 rally and concert, featuring bands like Buzzcocks and Steel Pulse

2020 05 07 Raffles 1970S Jetset

Manchester's craziest food critic

Jonathan Schofield and one of Manchester's most extraordinary 'characters'

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Motherload: The baker behind Instagram's favourite croissant

We talk to the founder of Manchester's original loaded croissantier, Saint Croissants

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This is Manchester: 60 photos from the 1990s

The IRA bomb, the Hacienda and the birth of Metrolink - a pictorial snapshot of...

Travel

2020 09 30 Buxton Crescent Front

Travel: Buxton Crescent Spa Hotel – we test the waters

After a £70million, 17-years in the making renovation, Neil Sowerby finds himself in pampered heaven

2020 09 09 Keepers Lodge

Travel: Griffon Forest Lodges nr York - Twilight in a wooded wonderland

Badgers help make the perfect rustic holiday for Neil Sowerby

2020 09 01 Victorian House Bar Area

Victorian House Hotel - Grasmere’s newest Boutique bolthole

An amazing find with a secret Shepherd’s Hut, riverside garden and stargazer rooms

2020 08 20 Rothay Garden Hotel Front

Stay in Grasmere, Cumbria – Rothay Garden Hotel

Deanna Thomas heads up to the lakes for a family-friendly, dog-friendly trip

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