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2020 11 24 Maray At Home Mezze

Bitesize food and drink news – Week 48

Beer boxes, cocktail cases and terrific taxis – here’s what’s happening this week

2020 11 27 Pantomime Opera House

‘Little short of a pantomime’ - culture leaders react to Tier 3 announcement

Museums, galleries, cinemas, theatre and music venues will be forced to close under new rules

2020 06 24 Shoryu Ramen Finished

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Mystery Bird to Box on the Docks - MediaCity to host THREE immersive winter events

Landmark theatre, community art and even a giant roving bird show…

2020 11 28 Bunting

£120m earmarked for Festival UK* 2022 - as creative industries continue to struggle

Dubbed a Brexit vanity project, the ‘creativity and innovation’ fest is ploughing ahead regardless

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That's the spirit - A round up of Manchester rums

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Porta captures the magic of Spanish holidays

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Test Kitchen – HOME-X, Home by Nico, Bangkok menu box

Is this one of the best value cook at home boxes on the market?

2020 10 27 Pack Horse Exterior

‘A top-drawer dish with truly fabulous ingredients’ - The Pack Horse, Hayfield, reviewed

Gordo enjoys a substantial pub meal well worth travelling for

2020 10 14 Tine Review Interior

'Not one note is out of tune' - Tine @ Blossom Street Social, Ancoats, reviewed

Kelly Bishop enjoys a long lunch of walnut witchcraft, hogget and baked beer

2020 10 06 California Coffee Exterior

‘Light-hearted, feel-good, well-crafted’ - California Coffee and Wine, Altrincham, reviewed

Lucy Tomlinson is California Dreamin’ about brunch and bubbles

2020 09 30 Herd Nq Interior

'Cracking modern British food' - Herd NQ, Dale Street, reviewed

Jonathan Schofield reckons he's found a pudding to rival his mums

2020 09 21 Delhi House Cafe Exterior

'A pleasing bit of tit-for-tat culinary appropriation' - Delhi House Cafe, Corn Exchange, reviewed

Kelly Bishop feels the warmth at Manchester's newest Indian restaurant

2020 09 07 Jitrada Exterior 2

'A neighbourhood restaurant with a soupçon of eccentricity' - Jitrada, Sale, reviewed

Jonathan Schofield eats out at a restaurant that could double as a Bond movie set

2020 08 13 Hideout Innside Inside 3

'Bursting with personality' - Hideout Lounge & Grill at Innside by Melia, Manchester, reviewed

Gordo falls in love with a dawg at this revamped and renamed hotel restaurant

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Significant City: Manchester's pioneering moments

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2020 09 15 Tast Counter Dining

Social distancing: 10 places for easy solo dining in Manchester

Stop counting heads and head to a counter

2020 09 03 Gravestone Cleaned

Thomas Walker: Manchester's anti-slavery campaigner, freedom fighter and forgotten hero

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2020 06 25 Pan African Photo

75 years on: The Manchester Congress that changed Africa

Jonathan Schofield on a lovely building unveiled with a hugely relevant history

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Travel

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Travel: Buxton Crescent Spa Hotel – we test the waters

After a £70million, 17-years in the making renovation, Neil Sowerby finds himself in pampered heaven

2020 09 09 Keepers Lodge

Travel: Griffon Forest Lodges nr York - Twilight in a wooded wonderland

Badgers help make the perfect rustic holiday for Neil Sowerby

2020 09 01 Victorian House Bar Area

Victorian House Hotel - Grasmere’s newest Boutique bolthole

An amazing find with a secret Shepherd’s Hut, riverside garden and stargazer rooms

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