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A master at work: Celebrating Marcus Intalex's 27-year career as a musical visionary

When news started to surface recently about the incredibly sad passing of Marcus Intalex, it was hard to believe. Just the night before he’d played a …

Drum And Bass

13 inspiring images of Manchester coming together at last night's vigil

Manchester

A vigil will be held in Albert Square tonight for the victims of last night's terror attack

After the horrific attack at Manchester Arena last night, Mayor Andy Burnham has announced that a vigil will be held in Albert Square outside the …

Terrorism

Get balls deep at the UK's biggest adult ball pool

<b>The largest adults-only ball pool in the UK is coming back to Manchester for May Bank Holiday weekend, following a sold-out event on the same site</b> …

England

16 Soundwave festival anthems

Taking place in the beautiful Croatian town of Tisno every July, Soundwave festival returns for a ninth instalment this summer.<p>Renowned for its …

Music

Everything you need to know about Crystal Maze Manchester

It’s a-maze-ing! There’s no place like dome! And other ‘Crystal Maze’ puns! On April 1, the long-awaited real-life version of the ’90s game show …

Jackets

Manchester International Festival announces program for 2017

Every two years, Manchester International Festival gives this already culturally booming city a healthy boost with an 18-day program of world-beating …

Festivals

Ten anthems from ten years of Hit & Run

Marking an incredible ten years in the game, Manchester's finest party starters Hit & Run have just hosted the first part of their tenth-birthday …

Dubstep

North Base's ten-minute tour of Manchester

Local lads North Base will be bringing their own brand of full-power D&B to Parklife on Saturday June 11, tearing things up for the first few hours …

Soccer

Parklife announces 16 Afterlife after parties

The party definitely won't stop once the sun goes down at this year's Parklife on June 11 and 12 - the festival has announced 16 after parties at …

England

Blossoms' three acts not to miss at Parklife

Parklife's line-up boasts some of the biggest DJs and dance acts around, but there's more to the festival than just electronic music.<p>A bunch of bands …

Festivals

Groove Armada's three acts not to miss at Parklife

Barcelona's spectacular party starters Elrow bring their Sambodromo de Brasil to Heaton Park for both days of the Parklife weekend this year, with a …

House Music

Sick! festival explores medical and social challenges of life and death

What doesn’t kill us, makes us. That’s the premise of this taboo-busting four-day programme of shows, talks and debates, bookended by two of the most …

Visual Art

Parklife returns for 2016 with The Chemical Brothers, Busta Rhymes, Skepta and more

Now firmly established as one of the leading festivals in the UK, Parklife returns to Heaton Park this June with a huge line-up that's got more than …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The Real Junk Food Project on pay-as-you-feel meals and opening in Manchester

January inevitably involves paying for that seasonal glut back in December. Packed lunches made of healthy leftovers restore the waistline and the …

Food

Red Bull Culture Clash returns to Manchester in March

After taking a break in 2015, <b>Red Bull Culture Clash</b> is back, hitting Manchester's <b>Old Granada Studios</b> on <b>Thursday March 10</b> for one of only two of the …

Grime Music

Five places to get last minute foodie gifts in Manchester

We've all done it: you think you have done all your shopping and then you remember that one person who is an absolute nightmare to buy the perfect …

Foodies

A last minute Manchester-themed gift guide

We all love a good cheese board or cosy nights in putting up the Christmas tree, but chaotic December shopping crowds can put fear in even the most …

Die Hard

10 events proving January in Manchester doesn’t have to be dry

Once all of the hysteria from Christmas and New Year’s Eve – a festive period that makes the space of a week feel like a lifetime – has eventually …

Diets

New Years Eve Clubbing in Manchester

New Years Eve’s what you make of it. While it’s easy to get caught up in endless chilly taxi queues and bolshy crowds, there are several Manchester …

New Year's Eve

Five winter travel destinations from Manchester

Manchester may be a fantastic place to live but it’s always nice to get away, and luckily our fair city is home to the UK’s third biggest airport …

Hong Kong

Five great food spots in Prestwich and Whitefield

Much more than just residential areas, Prestwich and Whitefield have become destinations in their own right in recent years with the areas becoming …

Vegan

Five Manchester bands to watch out for in 2016

The New Year looks set to be an exciting time for music and Manchester's rich musical history is to be revitalised with some truly talented artists …

Indie Music

Beer Here Now: six beer events to look forward to in 2016

It’s nearly the end of another year – and what a year it’s been for beer. With new bars opening their doors and breweries arriving in the city, 2015 …

Beer Festivals

Book now as The Gin Journey comes to Manchester

Whether it’s the simple pleasure behind a good G&T or the national pride it’s able to rouse without the need for skinheads and the EDL, it seems …

Dining Rooms

Beautiful South singers to hold Christmas charity concert

Beautiful South duo <b>Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott</b> are to hold a special Christmas concert this Saturday in Manchester to support a number of local …

Craft Beer

Community urged to get involved in massive Hulme 'Sweet' Hulme project

Hulme’s rich heritage will be in the spotlight with a major film documentary, touring photography exhibition and commemorative poem, as part of a …

Media Industry

A Manchester Christmas markets guide

As fantastic as the Manchester Christmas Markets are, it can be a bit tricky to know what to try food and drink wise when they are rammed with …

Selling

Seven must-visit libraries in Manchester

It's cold, dark and rainy so what better way to spend these wintery nights than inside and curled up with a book? The John Rylands Library on …

United Kingdom

An aerial treetop adventure could be coming to Heaton Park

You could soon find yourself swinging from the trees in Heaton Park, under new plans to install an aerial adventure in the park's woodland.<p>The …

City Politics