Christmas is coming! Santa swaps his sleigh for skis at Chill Factore

Is there anything more Christmassy than the feeling of fresh snow beneath your feet? Do you fancy visiting the only Grotto on real snow...

Rochdale Town Hall offers festive functions this Christmas

Rochdale Town Hall and their on site restaurant Clock Tower Dining Room are offering a wealth of options for visitors this Christmas. There is a...

First look at official production photos for Christmas 2017 season of ELF:

Official production photos have been released for Elf: The Musical which heads to The Lowry, Salford next week for a limited run. Opening on Fri 24 November 2017 and...

Pop-Up Cinema Extravaganza Brings Festive Cheer To Victoria Baths

Nothing heralds the arrival of Christmas more then watching a classic festive film, and this year, The Village Screen Pop-up Cinema will be decking...

Tips for sticking to your budget this Christmas

Christmas should be a happy time for celebration with friends and family, but for some the very mention of Christmas causes feelings of dread....

Most Brits still yearn for a good old fashioned handwritten card at Christmas

Sentimental Brits would prefer to receive a Christmas card than a text or email this festive season, a study has found. Researchers found despite the...

Four weeks until The Bear strolls into Sale for Christmas

The Christmas Countdown has begun with just four weeks until Raymond Briggs’ much loved children’s book The Bear takes to the stage at Waterside...

Ten reasons to see Manchester Opera Ensemble of Lennox Berkeley’s A Dinner Engagement.

1) It’s Christ-MAS! And this show embraces it fully. Come along and watch the  imagined action unfold from within a Greater Manchester household the week...

Rochdale Christmas Market and big Christmas switch-on this weekend

Rochdale's festive countdown kicks off this weekend, when the town hall stages a Christmas Market followed by the lights-switch on and fireworks on Saturday,...

A Merry Craft-mas with Etsy Made Local Manchester

Etsy Manchester is celebrating the region’s most talented makers by putting three days of truly original shopping on the Christmas calendar with the Etsy...