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Explainer: what is Aviva Studios?

Aviva Studios, home of Factory International, is a global destination for arts, music, and culture which opened in the heart of Manchester in June 2023. The design of the landmark's cultural space, Aviva Studios, was led by Ellen van Loon of the world-leading practice Office for Metropolitan…

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Haunt Manchester's Three October Treats Not to Be Missed

It’s autumn and that officially means it’s spooky season in Manchester. There’ll be parties a-plenty the weekend before Halloween. But many enjoy dedicating the whole month of October to indulging in the macabre and attending hair-raising events. Here’s three of the best happening in Manchester in…

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