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The ultimate guide to Christmas 2020 events in Manchester

From online plays and parties to light festivals and drive-in cinemas, we’ve got something for...

Clint Boon Dj

Want Clint Boon to DJ for you in lockdown? Virtual venue offers exclusive ‘backstage’ experiences

From comedy with Josie Long to quizzes with Rufus Hound, SocialEyes has an event for...

Palace Theatre

Manchester performing arts - what’s reopening when?

An updated list of theatres, comedy and music venues

Johnny Vegas 5 Credit Carla Spreight

Fans raise thousands for Frog and Bucket after funding controversy - but why was its bid rejected?

We talked to MD Jessica Toomey about comedy’s fight for recognition

2020 06 29 Home Reopening

Manchester arts and culture - what’s reopening when?

An updated list of museums, galleries, cinemas, libraries and performance venues

2019 10 02 Halloween In The City Monster 2

Top things to do in Manchester: October 2020

From inflatable monsters to bowling alleys and beer - time to fill that diary

2019 09 09 Heritage Open Days

Top things to do in Manchester: September 2020

From gin cinemas to dinosaurs and festivals galore, it’s looking lively…

2020 07 07 Lowry Light It In Red

Manchester turns ‘emergency red’ in plea for live events sector

The ‘red alert’ followed a powerful city centre march, featuring 2000 industry workers

2020 08 03 Electric Playbox

Top things to do in Manchester: August 2020

From new attractions to virtual festivals - there's no need to let lockdown spoil the...

2020 07 03 Royal Exchange Missing Live Theatre Campaign

A lifeline at last - £1.57 billion rescue fund for theatres and music venues

With performing arts on the brink of collapse, the government has finally stepped in to...

Royal Exchange

Royal Exchange Theatre announces huge staff cuts as future remains uncertain

The Manchester institution has begun redundancy talks, with 65% of permanent jobs at risk

Northern Carnival Against The Nazis Jul 15 1978 Credit Phil Ramsell 1

Top things to do in Manchester: July 2020

Escape to Freight Island, Rock Against Racism, Car Park Party and more…

2020 06 22 Car Park Party

Car Park Party: New live experience drives into Manchester

Buckle in for comedy, karaoke and theatre at intu Trafford Centre this July

2020 03 30 Manchester Skyline Meha Art

How you can enjoy Manchester’s arts scene at home

Theatres, galleries, museums, comedy, music, literature…culture has gone online

2019 12 18 Michael Morpurgo Recording Mimi

Listen up - A few of our favourite Manchester-based podcasts

From true crime to fine wine and dine, heated debates and proper belly laughs

2018 04 26 Dj Paulette

Manchester goes global thanks to a new free streaming service

United We Stream promises live music and performance every night

2020 03 18 Home Response Fund

Arts venues close across Manchester

As shops, gyms and other community spaces also start to announce suspended services

2020 02 27 Hatch Zero Waste Event

15 things to do in Manchester: March 2020

Glam aliens, hotel concerts, new indie markets…and that’s just for starters

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