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Serenity by Snik part of Cities of Hope 300
February 16, 2018, 3 Comments

Amazing news, at last! Cities of Hope will return to the streets of Manchester in 2018 (here’s what they did in 2016). To mark the announcement, a stunning new piece […]

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Pug Café at The Pen & Pencil

January 29, 2018, No comments

Yep, you read that headline right, there’s a Pug Café coming to The Pen & Pencil for a one off, one day only party! To celebrate Chinese Ne ...

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The Daisy

January 23, 2018, No comments

Since the Superstore closed it’s doors and the excellent Evelyn’s moved in, there has been a void to fill, specifically the basement area ...

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PLY X Absolut Emerging Talent Winner

January 6, 2018, No comments

Over the past year, PLY has given eight carefully selected emerging artists or collectives a helping hand to showcase their work at the Northern Quart ...

  • Christmas/New Year Opening Hours in the NQ
    December 20, 2017, 1 Comment

    With the holiday season comes changes to opening hours in most of the bars, restaurants and shops in the Northern Quarter, so we’ll collate any advertised changes we see and […]

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    Off Markets Manchester
    December 6, 2017, No comments

    I’m pretty sure I won’t be alone in saying, I’m not a big fan of the Manchester Christmas Markets. An invasion of traders you don’t see from one year to […]

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    Pen & Pencil’s 12 Days of Christmas
    November 23, 2017, No comments

    The gift giving starts early this year at The Pen and Pencil as they bring us 12 Gifts Of Christmas. Starting from Friday 24th November there are an assortment of treats […]

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    Goodbye Keko, hello Convenience Store!
    November 16, 2017, No comments

    Keko Moku has sat on the corner of the Beautiful Drinks building (home to the original Almost Famous, Luck Lust Liquor & Burn and previously Socio Rehab) for 7 “long, super […]