25 December 2014

Polly Checkland Harding

Introducing our Advent Calendar – here’s the twenty-fifth post in a cultural countdown to Christmas.

With the final box in our 2014 Advent Calendar comes the launch of our Cultural Calendar for 2015 – packed to the brim with exhibitions, events, festivals and more; the best across the North, in fact. Happy Christmas, and bring on the New Year!

actor with pig puppets The Three Little Pigs at Waterside Arts
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Things to do at February half term

Looking for things to do with the kids in the February half term holidays? Check out our guide.

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Culture Guides

Music in Manchester and the North

Fresh concert seasons, forward-thinking festivals and a revolving door of amazing gigs. Things are looking bright as spring comes into view.

Exhibitions in Manchester and the North

February is a month of love so art lovers in the North - rejoice! There is lots to choose from: two photography festivals, gorgeous crafts and shows celebrating local talent.