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Easter at New York New York

Polly again joins the team at NYNY for a camp afternoon of fun n bonnets

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Published on: Mon, 10 Apr 2017

Life after X Factor for Peyton

Peyton chats to Drew Tosh about being part the 2016 series, fellow contestants and the future...

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Published on: Sat, 8 Apr 2017

Bank Holiday Basement Business with Supernature

Two guest DJs, Neil Diablo and DJ Lloyd Bevan JOIN the Supernature residents

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Published on: Fri, 7 Apr 2017

Shalamar live in Manchester

From late 1979 to mid 1983, Shalamar racked up more than a dozen hits all over the world

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Published on: Fri, 7 Apr 2017

Guest DJ Mark J for Qwerk

Mark J joins Residents Dave Booth & Marc Tribe for the next Qwerk to kick off Easter

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Published on: Wed, 5 Apr 2017

Easter Bollox

Daddy of Manchester's Queer Alt. Scene

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Published on: Wed, 5 Apr 2017

Canal St Online chats to Myra DuBois

Myra DuBois goes Round the Back with CRUCIFIED at Manchester Dancehouse this Easter

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Published on: Mon, 3 Apr 2017

Interactive Hairspray

Momma welcomes to the sixties with the latest interactive film screening via Make a Scene

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Published on: Mon, 3 Apr 2017

GAY celebrates 6th birthday

Help GAY celebrate their 6th anniversary with your chance to win a wonderful trip to Disneyland Paris

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Published on: Mon, 3 Apr 2017

Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence announce the launch of new App

New social media application which aims to take the disappointment out of on-line dating

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Published on: Sat, 1 Apr 2017

Flare Festival announcements for 2017 Festival

Flare returns with 5 days of ground-breaking performance in several venues

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Published on: Sat, 1 Apr 2017

New video from Kick it Out

Calling full time on hate via Kick it Out

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Published on: Sat, 1 Apr 2017

Transgender comedienne's two Salford characters

Salford-born trans-gender comedienne Holly Hutchinson will be presenting Meet The Stevens

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Published on: Fri, 31 Mar 2017

Panti Bliss at Home

Panti traces her journey from small-town boy kicking against traditions

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Published on: Thu, 30 Mar 2017

Faithless, Danny Howard and Simian Mobile Disco To Play Headline DJ Sets at Pride

Manchester Pride announce biggest DJ line up ever for The Big Weekend

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Published on: Thu, 30 Mar 2017

Chris Park chats to Beverley Knight

Chris Park spoke to Knight as she prepares for another UK tour about the album, the tour and more

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Published on: Thu, 30 Mar 2017

Dairy Drawings and the worlds first secret homosexual society

Jez Dolan Diary Drawings are on display until the 13th May and are based on the diaries of George Cecil Ives

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Published on: Tue, 28 Mar 2017

Russell T Davies podcast

One of the most talented screenwriters to emerge in decades, Russell T Davies chats here

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Published on: Mon, 27 Mar 2017

Bank Holiday Mint

House of Mint - THE party to start the Summer

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Published on: Mon, 27 Mar 2017

New season of performance at Contact

Contact announces summer 2017 season - performance, events and projects with a strong international focus

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Published on: Mon, 27 Mar 2017

Holy Trannity dates

Check out the dates for forthcoming events in Manchester and beyond through 2017

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Published on: Mon, 27 Mar 2017

GM Fringe ticket launch

Tickets now available for the 6th Greater Manchester Fringe Festival

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Published on: Mon, 27 Mar 2017

The AXM Foundation Village Weekend

The Foundation have announced their artists for the Weekend Party in the Park

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Published on: Mon, 27 Mar 2017

NYNY hosts Sissy Boy

Get your heels on for a new exclusive party in the VIP Lounge above NYNY Manchester, Gay Village

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Published on: Fri, 24 Mar 2017

Celebrate 10 years of Lesbian Immigration Support Group

lesbian and bisexual asylum seekers and refugees and their supporters celebrate at PHM

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Published on: Fri, 24 Mar 2017

Annie Wallace is Sparkle Patron

Sparkle announces Annie Wallace as a patron

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Published on: Thu, 23 Mar 2017

Raw at Sub 101

William Sizen Bell headlines Fake Bitch for Raw club night

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Published on: Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Ladyboys return to Manchester in 2017

It just could not be more fabulous! You asked for it and we made it happen!

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Published on: Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Dame Janet Suzman to star at Home

Academy award nominee Janet Suzman is to perform at Home Manchester this May

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Published on: Mon, 20 Mar 2017

Celebrate 20 years of Bear Bash

Celebrate the 20th year of Bear Bash in Manchester and honour the heroes of the Emergency Services

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Published on: Sun, 19 Mar 2017

Art with a cause

An all women team leading art project with the backing of award-winning chef Mary-Ellen McTague

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Published on: Thu, 16 Mar 2017

Drew Tosh talks to Andrew Polec

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Published on: Thu, 16 Mar 2017

News about the next Supernature

Dai Williams joins the resident team for the March Supernature event

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Published on: Mon, 13 Mar 2017

Urban and Civic announce plans for Canal St Plot

A 351-unit apartment scheme is to be built on Canal St largest and most notorious empty site

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Published on: Sat, 11 Mar 2017

New Gay Village neighbourhood

We look into the very latest developments involving property in and around the Gay Village

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Published on: Sat, 11 Mar 2017

April Jock date

DJ Brett Denning again takes the Jock crowd into the wee small hours

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Published on: Sat, 11 Mar 2017

New studios for Village Tattoo and Piercing

Village Ink Studios now have a new home in The Heart of Manchesters Gay Village

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Published on: Fri, 10 Mar 2017

Twelfth Night at Royal Exchange

Gender Politics, Shifting Sexuality and Subverting Shakespeare

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Published on: Tue, 7 Mar 2017

June Queer Revue announced

The Haus Of Decay all set for next Queer Revue in June

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Published on: Tue, 7 Mar 2017

Another building sale for Gay Village

Private investers buy Minshull Street building

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Published on: Tue, 7 Mar 2017

We chat to Paulette Richards

Drew Tosh talks to Paulette Richards the brainchild behind the first ever Sparkle Music Awards

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Published on: Sun, 5 Mar 2017

Sugar and Spice 11

Women Make Waves with Sugar and Spice

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Published on: Sat, 4 Mar 2017

Heaven 17 tour

Classic 80s Band Heaven 17 on tour in Manchester

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Published on: Sat, 4 Mar 2017

Thomas Cook are headline Pride sponsors

Thomas Cook Airlines and Manchester Airport take flight for The Big Weekend 2017

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Published on: Wed, 1 Mar 2017

Cream founder joins Qwerk

International DJ Andy Carroll joins Manchesters Qwerk for their next exciting event

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Published on: Mon, 27 Feb 2017

John Pendal: How To Escape From Stuff

Escape artist John discusses his trade...

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Published on: Mon, 27 Feb 2017

Girl Gang Manchester event

53 Two hosts an immersive screening of hit female comedy Bridesmaids

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Published on: Mon, 27 Feb 2017

4th Womens Comedy Festival for Oct

Manchesters homegrown Women In Comedy Festival returns for its 4th year in October

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Published on: Sat, 25 Feb 2017

Najia Bagi. Move Me at Home

Najia Bagi live at Home Fri 3 March, Club BIG open from 18:00 performance from 19:00

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Published on: Sat, 25 Feb 2017

Village People Weekend 2017

Returning to the Village this May Bank Holiday

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Published on: Thu, 23 Feb 2017

Community grants from Manchester Pride

Manchester Pride awards first raft to community groups

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Published on: Thu, 23 Feb 2017

New project for older LGBT announced

Manchester City Council announces Community aimed at older LGBT people

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Published on: Tue, 21 Feb 2017

LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week

Announcement about LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week

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Published on: Tue, 21 Feb 2017

Drew Tosh chats to David Zellnik

It takes one of every kind to make an American squad' and queered it by making one of those kind gay

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Published on: Mon, 20 Feb 2017

Stonewall launches inclusive jobs site

Stonewal launches a new and improved inclusive jobs hub, Proud Employers

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Published on: Mon, 20 Feb 2017

What Ever Happened To Baby Jane with Popcorn Curious

ANNA PHYLACTIC and CHEDDAR GORGEOUS take roles made famous by Bette Davis and Joan Crawford

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Published on: Sun, 19 Feb 2017

Bleach LGBT play for GM Fringe

Bleach is a brand new one man show, written and performed by gay actor Dan Ireland-Reeves

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Published on: Sun, 19 Feb 2017

Chris Park with Aspidistra Book owner Joe Parkinson

There is an LGBT book revolution at Aspidistra Books. We went to learn more

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Published on: Thu, 16 Feb 2017

Off the Hook and Handsome

Double the dance floor, double the bubble, double the trouble

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Published on: Wed, 15 Feb 2017

LGBTcute T shirts and bags

Charity launches cute LGBTcute T-shirts and bags

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Published on: Tue, 14 Feb 2017

10 peaks challenge with Manchester Pride

Manchester Pride has announced an initiative to trek across 10 peaks

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Published on: Tue, 14 Feb 2017

February Supernature date

The latest daytime party specialising in disco and house at Underdog

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Published on: Tue, 14 Feb 2017

Feb events for LGBT History Month

Many events planned for LGBT History Month at Peoples History Museum

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Published on: Mon, 13 Feb 2017

Manchester Film Festival LGBT films

This years includes 2 features with strong LGBT storylines.Read more..

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Published on: Sat, 11 Feb 2017

LGBT book club

New book club for avid readers in the Manchester region

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Published on: Fri, 10 Feb 2017

4th Birthday for Britpop Curious

Help celebrate 4 wonderful years of Britpop later this month

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Published on: Mon, 6 Feb 2017

Myra Dubois live in Manchester

Sir Tim Rice invited Myra to perform for him at a private dinner he was hosting in Mayfair

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Published on: Mon, 6 Feb 2017

Trans Creative Launch

Pioneering transgender theatre company launches, led by award-winning transgender theatre maker Kate ODonnell

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Published on: Mon, 6 Feb 2017

Proud Trust launch building appeal

Fundraising appeal to kickstart the rebuild of the Manchester LGBT Centre

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Published on: Fri, 3 Feb 2017

Midland Hotel for Pride Spring Benefit

Liberty X to perform at Manchesters lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender charitys annual gala fundraiser dinner

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Published on: Fri, 3 Feb 2017

Burnley battleground for gay and lesbian rights

Two new plays about Burnley, the forgotten battleground for gay and lesbian rights

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Published on: Thu, 2 Feb 2017

Ping Pong and Balloons at G-A-Y

Show off your table tennis skills and win £100 too at G-A-Y

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Published on: Sat, 28 Jan 2017

The Fight for LGBT+ Rights

An important LGBT exhibition opens soon at The Peoples History Museum

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Published on: Sat, 28 Jan 2017

Manchester Pride announce 2017 acts

Manchester Pride announces 3 top female voices for this year festival

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Published on: Wed, 25 Jan 2017

Naked Boys Reading returns to Manchester area

Naked Boys Reading bring you a special evening of naked boys and literature

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Published on: Wed, 25 Jan 2017

Transgender community over the last five decades by Christine Burns

A comprehensive account of the milestone events which shaped the transgender community over the last five decades.

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Published on: Tue, 24 Jan 2017

Steele Promotions events for Canal St

Read for more information about 3 forthcoming events coming to the village soon

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Published on: Tue, 24 Jan 2017

Queer revue at Band on the Wall

Get your tickets now for this Queer Contact Festival special

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Published on: Tue, 24 Jan 2017

For fans of Judy Garland

Queer contact present FK Alexander (I Could Go On Singing) Over The Rainbow

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Published on: Sun, 22 Jan 2017

Gay Gordons celebrate 10 years

The original Scottish Country Dancing and Ceilidhs for the Manchester LGBT Community and their friends

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Published on: Sun, 22 Jan 2017

Raven and Jujubee for Holy Trannity

Stars of season 2 Ru Pauls Drag Race Raven and JuJubee perform live at AXM

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Published on: Sat, 21 Jan 2017

Luvd up at Qwerk

Qwerk Gets LuvdUp with another great DJ line up

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Published on: Fri, 20 Jan 2017

Manchester Stages its next Radical Act

Wonder Women is the artistic response of the birth city of the suffragette movement led by its cultural institutions

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Published on: Fri, 20 Jan 2017

Pop Curious announce more dates

Girl Power and the Pet Shop Boys are the chosen artists for 2 more Pop Curious classic club nights

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Published on: Thu, 19 Jan 2017

Stonewall announce the top 100 LGBT employers

The Top 100 Employers list, is created by lesbian, gay, bi and trans (LGBT) equality charity Stonewall

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Published on: Wed, 18 Jan 2017

Sick Festival 2017

SICK tackles issues that are of deep importance to us as individuals and to society as a whole

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Published on: Tue, 17 Jan 2017

Gay icon Belinda plays Manchester

Belinda Carlisle has announced a major tour inc a date at Manchester Academy in Oct

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Published on: Tue, 17 Jan 2017

Bear Club is back for 2017

Club Alter Ego is the venue for the return of Bear Club for 2017

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Published on: Sat, 14 Jan 2017

Big Scrum date announced

The Big Scrum returns after a short break to recover from the New Year & festive goings on

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Published on: Sat, 14 Jan 2017

Sinitta is coming to get you

After much teasing and hints, hints, hints we are VERY happy to announce that SINITTA will be our very special guest

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Published on: Fri, 13 Jan 2017

Yank to open in Manchester

A moving gay love story set in World War Two

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Published on: Thu, 12 Jan 2017

Manchester airport spreads its wings

Manchester Airport, the UKs third largest, is joining forces with Birmingham Pride

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Published on: Thu, 12 Jan 2017

Canal St helps Community Centre in Burnley

Misty Chance a friends help out Burnley group in need

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Published on: Wed, 11 Jan 2017

Jock returns with a Feb date

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Published on: Wed, 11 Jan 2017

Late night Thursdays at The Whitworth

Series of events to mark the 50th anniversary of the decriminalisation of male homosexuality in England and Wales

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Published on: Wed, 11 Jan 2017

Local couple to star in Kelloggs ad

A Bury couple have been selected to star in Corn Flakes TV advert

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Published on: Mon, 9 Jan 2017

Dancing, a comedy set in a Manchester gay house-share

A dancer, a dog, a drag queen and a porn star - the ingredients for a wildly funny new play opening March 2017

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Published on: Mon, 9 Jan 2017

Bollox opens Queer Contact Festival

Clench your fist and get the hankies out for this sad power ballad disco

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Published on: Sun, 8 Jan 2017

Pitch to enrich 2017

For people who have a small business start up, social enterprise, a good cause, a charity, or a creative venture.

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Published on: Fri, 6 Jan 2017

Chris Massey for Supernature

Supernature residents Rob Jones, James Greenwood,and Richie Vinyl are joined on the decks by Chris Massey

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Published on: Fri, 6 Jan 2017