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Thousand Furs at the International Anthony Burgess Foundation.

Thousand Furs at the International Anthony Burgess Foundation

Before pumpkins and fairy godmothers, there was Thousand Furs. Cinderella’s murkier, earthier ancestor takes us back to a world ruled by dark desires and fate, in which a young woman fleeing a horrifying marriage must rely on her wits to survive. Told by six singer-instrumentalists, Thousand Furs reveals the heart of this much-loved tale. » more about Thousand Furs at the International Anthony Burgess Foundation

Two legged elephants take over Heaton Park to fund conservation efforts

Two legged elephants take over Heaton Park to fund conservation efforts

Two legged elephants take over Heaton Park to fund conservation efforts

An unusual sight greeted Heaton Park last weekend as a stampede of elephants, fun-runners dressed as elephants, took to Heaton Park last weekend to raise money for a charity that protects endangered species.

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Ricky Hatton to take on Darts Legends at The Hallmark Manchester

Ricky Hatton to take on Darts Legends

Ricky “The Hitman” Hatton to take on Darts Legends at The Hallmark Manchester

 

"I probably look a bit more like a darts player than a boxer these days..."
Ricky "Hitman" Hatton.

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Health Conscious Cafe Rust & Stone to Open in Spinningfields

Health Conscious Café Rust & Stone to Open in Spinningfields

The development of an exciting new open-air café and takeaway outlet, Rust & Stone, is underway in Hardman Square Spinningfields. » more about Health Conscious Café Rust & Stone to Open in Spinningfields

Red Bull Music Academy Sound System returns for Caribbean Carnival

Red Bull Music Academy Sound System returns for Caribbean Carnival

The Red Bull Music Academy Sound System returns to the Caribbean Carnival of Manchester this summer for the second year running, bringing an exclusive set fuelled by bass-heavy beats and sun-drenched carnival rhythms. » more about Red Bull Music Academy Sound System returns for Caribbean Carnival

Large scale walk-through horror attraction announced for Manchester City Centre

Large scale walk-through horror attraction announced for Manchester City Centre

Dare you enter the most immersive, terrifying and utterly unique horror experience the UK has to offer? Do you have what it takes to survive the HOUSE OF THE DEAD with your sanity intact? Here is your chance to find out as Manchester’s Number 1 scare attraction is on its way for the Halloween period and tickets go on sale at 12pm today! » more about Large scale walk-through horror attraction announced for Manchester City Centre

Frank Sinatra: singer, actor, and superstar celebrated in centenary concert

Frank Sinatra: singer, actor, and superstar celebrated in centenary concert

Sinatra Centenary celebrates the 100th birthday of the late, great Frank Sinatra with a concert of songs and music made famous by one of the world’s most-loved singer. » more about Frank Sinatra: singer, actor, and superstar celebrated in centenary concert

FLARE15 promises 6 days of International theatre Performances

FLARE15 promises 6 days of International theatre Performances

FLARE15 promises 6 days of International theatre Performances

Figs In Wigs (Image: Manuel Vason)

A six day programme of new, radical theatre from across the UK, Europe and Australasia hits Manchester next week.

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New York DJ's Danny Tenaglia and François K to play FAC 51 this August 2015

New York DJ’s Danny Tenaglia and François K to play FAC 51 this August 2015

In FAC 51 The Haçienda’s second Manchester event of the year, the club returns to The Albert Hall for a very special party, bringing seminal New York DJs Danny Tenaglia and François K to play in a double header with some of The Haçienda’s finest names. » more about New York DJ’s Danny Tenaglia and François K to play FAC 51 this August 2015

SOAK announces worldwide headline tour

SOAK announces worldwide headline tour

SOAK has announced details of an extensive worldwide headline tour, including a Gorilla, Manchester on Wednesday 4th November, which goes on sale today. » more about SOAK announces worldwide headline tour

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