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Personalised Gifts from The Trafford Centre

Find unique gifts for your loved ones this Christmas all under one roof, with a huge range of new and exclusive personalisation services available at stores across intu Trafford Centre. From bespoke KitKats to Harry Potter wands, you’re bound to find something extra special and truly personal for…

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A scandalously alternative panto will be the first in-house show at Hulme’s historic Playhouse Theatre for 25 years – just in time for Christmas!

Oh yes it is! The historic hidden venue of The Playhouse Theatre in Hulme will be staging its first show for 25 years this December – and under the title ‘ Snow White’s Privilege’, this is certainly no ordinary Christmas panto. The Playhouse, now run by community co-operative NIAMOS, is no ordinary…

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Public Sculptures in Manchester

From L. S. Lowry to Queen Victoria: a curious look at sculpture in Manchester... Art UK have been on a hunt for Greater Manchester’s public sculpture. All around the county, snaps have been taken of iconic monuments , and some lesser-known hidden gems that sit quietly in local gardens and squares…

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Winter Funland Launches at Event City

Manchester’s glitterati recently enjoyed the UK’s biggest indoor Winter Funland. The event saw football stars from past and present as well as other a wealth of rugby legends from Salford Red Devils and Warrington Wolves. They joined 2,000 children, nominated by local charities, to attend the VIP…

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