Oldham’s Xmas switch on has the X factor

Singing star Saara Aalto – the X-Factor’s very own ‘snow fairy’ – will be the special guest at Oldham’s Christmas Lights Switch-On, Sunday 19 November. The...

Drink driving an issue for the majority over Christmas

It is a problem faced by many during festive celebrations. With taxi prices soaring and pubic transport running a reduced schedule driving after drinking...

The Great Christmas Bake Off / Great Festive Bake Off bakers revealed

It’s a time for spices, sweets and tasty baked treats as Prue Leith, Paul Hollywood, Noel Fielding and Sandi Toksvig bring some holiday cheer...

Escape to the Amazon this Xmas

Treetop Adventure Golf at The Printworks is getting in the festive spirit for their very first Christmas in Manchester. Join them over the school...

Now you can buy a cheese advent calendar

Food blogger Annem Hobson, from So Wrong It’s Nom has finally launched a Cheese Advent Calendar this year after creating a frenzy on the internet with...

Corrie star opens Christmas pop up pub at Selfridges

Selfridges welcomed Catherine Tyldesley, who plays The Rovers Return barmaid Eva Price, to pull the first pint at their Christmas pop up pub, The...

Stop The Cavalry Jona Lewie is heading to Hale Barns Xmas Concert

Hale Barns Events is proud to announce the Hale Barns Christmas Concert on Sunday 17th December staged inside Holy Angels Church, and  can now confirm their...

Ranked: the best Christmas chocolates

YouGov reveals the nation’s favourites inside the Roses, Quality Street, Celebrations and Heroes tubs As Christmas draws in families and workplaces will soon be stocking...

New memorial to staff who died in Christmas Blitz

A new war memorial at Salford Royal will pay tribute to six members of staff who died when a parachute mine hit the then...

Christmas in the clouds

Enjoy festive celebrations with a difference this winter as Hilton Manchester Deansgate introduces its very own pop-up ski-lodge themed bar, the Deansgate Lodge, and...