What’s On in Manchester this week (21 – 24 August)

The weather may be miserable, but you don't have to be. There’s plenty to do in Manchester this week to get you up, out...

Franz Ferdinand To Headline The British Sound Project 2018

'JD Presents: The British Sound Project' returns to Victoria Warehouse, Manchester on Saturday 22 September for an epic celebration of UK music - with...

Strawberry Studios exhibition extended for another month due to popular demand

  The ‘Strawberry Studios: I Am In Love’ exhibition at Stockport Museum is being extended to 28th February 2018, after attracting record numbers of visitors. Since...

British radical Thomas Paine to be celebrated at a meeting in Salford

Manchester-born writer Trevor Griffiths will be among the speakers at an event to mark Thomas Paine’s birthday which will take place at the Working...

An Evening with Arundhati Roy

The author Arundhati Roy is coming to the city to talk about her long-awaited second novel, The Ministry of Utmost Happiness. It's part of this...

Can you be the hero and save the world in Project Doomsday?

Forget red roses and giant fluffy toys this February, because the cybersecurity clock is ticking with Project Doomsday: The Intelligent Machine Chapter, where the...

A genre-splicing comedy/food show is coming to Sale

After a total sell-out run at the Edinburgh Festival 2017 this August just gone ‘GEORGE EGG: DIY CHEF' features food and comedy combined to inspire and instruct the...

Snuggle up with pop-up cinema at Victoria Baths this Valentine’s

Whether you’re single or coupled up, curling up with your loved ones in front of an all-time classic movie is the perfect...

Matthew Bourne’s legendary ‘Swan Lake’ returns to The Lowry with music by Tchaikovsky.

Matthew Bourne’s ‘Swan Lake’ returns to The Lowry Tue 20 November – Sat 1 December with a fresh look for the 21st century. Retaining the iconic...

Stanley Chow Debut’s His First Football Eleven At National Football Museum

Acclaimed Artist and illustrator, Stanley Chow will debut a new set of artworks at Manchester’s National Football Museum this February. ‘Curated by Stanley Chow’ will...