Maybe he’s the new Pam Ayres, but Brian Bilston has been described as the Banksy of poetry and Twitter’s unofficial Poet Laureate.from £17.55
Endless entertainment for children and grownups too!from £12.00
New Order play an all-day outdoor concert at Wythenshawe Park alongside Manchester’s own Johnny Marr and adopted Manc Róisin Murphy.from £61.60
One of the famous Liverpool Poets of the Sixties, Roger McGough – ‘the patron saint of poetry’ according to former Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy – takes to the stage.from £20.00
Celebrating their 25th year as a collective, Vernon Mill Artists are hosting a weekend of art, music and theatre, offering a glimpse into this hub of creativity in Stockport.free entry
Green Room bring their intimate acoustic experiences to The Carlton Club this Spring with the first of their acts Seamus Óg.from £10.00
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Some of the best food and drink delivery choices in Chester. Here are the very best produce, alcoholic drinks and semi-prepped meals in the city available for delivery and sometimes collection.
There are plenty of things to do in the village of Saltaire. We’ve rounded up some of our favourites in this guide.
There's much to treat your ears to right now, as authors and poets are flocking to the region, with plenty of famous faces to catch on the road...
Contemporary adaptations, experimental new writing and dramatic dance - the North's theatre scene is looking bright.
Take some inspiration from our Tours and Activities guide and throw yourself into a new adventure.
Fresh concert seasons, forward-thinking festivals and a revolving door of amazing gigs. Things are looking bright as spring comes into view.
Read our latest highlights from the live classical music offer in Manchester and the North, taking in a number of the region's most cherished orchestral forces and venues.
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.
This month's film picks include 90s action flicks, contemporary Japanese independent cinema, and a festival curated by the next generation of film programmers.
While we wait for winter to finally end, browse through this month's best food and drink destinations in Manchester and the North.
January's finally over and the half term break is coming into view. We take a look at the top family-friendly events and activities to pop in your diary.
The best food and drink options in Manchester and the North to visit in 2024.