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2020 05 19 St Marys And Deansgate 1

What would you ask Sir Richard Leese?

Jonathan Schofield is planning to interview the Council Leader about the vision for post-lockdown Manchester

Guy Garvey Elbow

United We Feed – Get ready for a five hour lockdown party this Saturday

Competitions, auctions and performances as Eat Well MCR team up with United We Stream

2020 05 29 Nells Pizza Oven

Nell's Pizza is BACK in the NQ with their giant NYC style pizza slices

You can click and collect or drive and dine

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2020 05 27 Lockdown Koffee Pot Burger 2

Lockdown review - The Koffee Pot

What do you get, how much is it and how easy to prepare?

2020 05 28 Archi 3 Assize

The story of Manchester architecture: Part three 1850-1894

Jonathan Schofield and the battle of the styles

2020 05 245 Dennis Vdm

Free video memorial service helps families grieve in lockdown

A group of filmmakers and other creatives are offering to commemorate lost loved ones

Hotel Indigo Manchester 5584863659 2X1

How are hotels going to have to change?

We look at some of the social distancing measures that might have to be put...

2020 05 29 Dominic Cummings

A view on Cummings. And you lot. And the press

Confidentials’ publisher Gordo reckons we’ve got bigger issues to get annoyed about than Cummings and...

170504 Band On The Wall

Campaign saves 140 UK music venues from closure…for now

With over 550 threatened, including Band on the Wall and Stoller Hall, #saveourvenues launched last month

Hospitals

Lily’s: Keeping key workers well-fed

Ashton-under-Lyne restaurant cooks curry for carers and much more

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Win an Online Level 3 Personal Training Diploma with GSquared Academy

Worth £875.

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2020 05 21 Lockdown Six By Nico Boxes

Lockdown review - Home By Nico

What do you get, how much is it and how easy to prepare?

2020 05 18 Lockdown Wtlgi Ratatouille In Box

Lockdown review - The Pickle Factory @ Where The Light Gets In

What do you get, how much is it and how easy to prepare?

2020 05 15 Pasta Factory Lockdown Meal Kit

Lockdown review - The Pasta Factory meal kits

What do you get, how much is it and how easy to prepare?

2020 05 12 Lockdown Reviews Wood At Home

Lockdown review - WOOD at home

What do you get, how much was it and how easy to prepare?

2020 05 07 Iberica Tapas Boxed

Lockdown review - Iberica, Spinningfields

What do you get, how much was it and how easy to prepare?

2020 04 24 Higher Ground Birds Eye

Lockdown review - Joe's 29 minute meals, Higher Ground

What you get, how much was it and how easy to prepare?

2020 03 12 Old Stamp House Ambleside Interior

‘Detail Michelin inspectors love’ – Old Stamp House, Ambleside, reviewed

Ruth Allan heads north for some Cumbrian fare worth its Star

2020 03 09 Higher Ground Interior

‘Less can be magnificently more’ - Higher Ground, KAMPUS, reviewed

Neil Sowerby pops in to the four month pop-up in The Bungalow, facing the Village

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2020 05 07 Raffles 1970S Jetset

Manchester's craziest food critic

Jonathan Schofield and one of Manchester's most extraordinary 'characters'

2020 05 11 Museum Of Wigan Life Header

The Curators' Choice: Greater Manchester's most prized artefacts (part two)

From an Egyptian coffin to the earliest photo of Manchester, we asked museums region-wide to...

2020 05 04 Higher Ground Wine Bottles Andy Hatton Credit

Now seems a good time to learn about natural wine

We speak to local experts about what it actually is and where you can get...

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Bovril on draft and topless barmaids: What Manchester pubs were like in 1975

Jonathan Schofield is given a pub and bar guide from the past and doesn't want...

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This is Manchester: 70 photos from the 1980s

Rotters, catwalks and Arndale roof living - a pictorial snapshot of Greater Manchester in the...

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This is Manchester: 60 photos from the 1990s

The IRA bomb, the Hacienda and the birth of Metrolink - a pictorial snapshot of...

2020 02 18 Win Shelf

The best independent wine shops in Greater Manchester (and beyond)

Never mind the faceless monolith of the supermarkets, head to your local friendly wine merchant...

2020 02 21 Wine Bars Wine Wallop Didsbury

The best independent wine shops in Greater Manchester (and worth a little trip) - part two

This time we explore places with a bigger focus on drinking in

Travel

200104 Our Body Holiday View

Spice up your life with a rum ramble around St Lucia

Mud baths, cocoa plantations, peg leg pirates and 160 proof rum

2019 11 15 Istanbul Bosphorus

Travel - explore the luxury Turkish delights of Istanbul

Neil Sowerby takes tea with Hercule Poirot in the Palace

2019 11 10 St Antoine Shot

Welcome to Jura - the land of cheese, chocolate and wine

Neil Sowerby goes on a gourmet journey through this French foodie paradise

2019 10 10 Geneva Lake

Ten Top Things To Do in Swiss gem Geneva

Where else can you find fondue, Frankenstein, flower-clocks and fountains?

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