Manchester’s Christmas animation gives John Lewis a run for its money

The festive film has racked up more than a million views since going live only four days ago. The animation shows Manchester’s Santa struggling on...

Festive Gin Specials at El Gato Negro

As the festive season unfolds acclaimed tapas restaurant El Gato Negro has introduced a number of gin specials to add a little extra sparkle...

BPE sees boom for Christmas parties

Tuesday Bluesday peaks festive spirit Best Parties Ever see post-bank holiday boom for Christmas parties The final bank holiday of the year points to summer being...

Car Drivers Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day

According to a recent poll, 12 per cent of car drivers are Christmas fanatics and wish it could be Christmas every day as they...

Ice Rink comes to Manchester’s First Street

From 15 th November, Manchester Ice Rink will open at its new location in the centre of First Street providing skating fun for all. Located...

Manchester chooses Professor Brian Cox as their favourite Mancunian to save Christmas

If Santa ends up having one too many sherries and fails to drop your presents off on time this year, Brian Cox could well...

Jinglefest all the way at AJ Bell Stadium

AJ Bell Stadium, Salford is rolling out the red carpet for its annual Jinglefest, which returns for the fifth year, with a series of...

Only 15% of Brits know all of the gifts in the Twelve Days of...

While people usually expect to receive all of their presents on Christmas Day itself, one lucky individual receives hundreds of gifts across the festive...

Best Christmas party experience?

What are you doing for Christmas? The Christmas countdown is starting soon and About Manchester needs your help! If it seems a bit previous, that might...

#YouShall get the right size this Christmas

What could be worse? You have waited all year for Christmas morning, your partner is eagerly waiting for their gift, the excitement grows as...