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Come on Drag up for George

Please drag up for George and make a real difference to someones life

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Published on: Mon, 15 May 2017

Salford Pride

Updated information about this years event with its new location

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Published on: Mon, 15 May 2017

Bank Hol Supernature team up with Qwerk

Supernature on Sunday returns for another bank holiday session at Underdog

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Published on: Sun, 14 May 2017

La Cage aux Folles

La Cage aux Folles visits The Lowry as part of a larger UK tour

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Published on: Sat, 13 May 2017

Cruz celebrates 25th Anniversary

A night of Pop, Chart, Dance & Commercial House provided by some of the UKs Hottest DJs as we take you on a journey from 1992 to present

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Published on: Sat, 13 May 2017

Ruth Madoc talks to Canal St Online

Drew Tosh talks 1980s, nostalgia and naughty comedy with Ruth Madoc

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Published on: Thu, 11 May 2017

Jason Donovan

Jason chats about his 3 visits to Manchester this year and His Amazing Mid Life Crisis Tour

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Published on: Thu, 11 May 2017

Chris Park chats to Cheryl Fergison post Eastenders

Cheryl chats to us about future plans, Wizard of Oz and Green skin

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Published on: Wed, 10 May 2017

Unchechen - is a new short film about Chechnya

New Short Film on the Plight of Gay Men in Chechnya

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Published on: Wed, 10 May 2017

Brand new show from Sophie Willan at Contact

Raucous show from a bold and unapologetic young powerhouse who returns to Contact

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Published on: Tue, 9 May 2017

Girl Gang Manchester: See My Selfie Exhibition and Events

Girl Gang Manchester talk to Canal St Online about #SeeMySelfie Exhibition, Speed Mate-ing event and more

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Published on: Mon, 8 May 2017

First ever Pride event for Trafford

Alongside their Ruby Anniversary celebrations, WASA LGBT are delighted to be hosting the first Trafford Pride

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Published on: Mon, 8 May 2017

Marc Almond for Liverpool Pride

Mersey singer Marc Almond makes Pride debut to headline 2017 Festival

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Published on: Mon, 8 May 2017

Latest date for Handsome in Manchester

Jamie Bull and Dave Kendrick join the line up for the next Handsome at Underdog later this month

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Published on: Thu, 4 May 2017

Urban and Civic launch Manchester New Sq

Manchester New Square now launched with village location

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Published on: Tue, 2 May 2017

New Aparthotel on edge of village

Another prominent site on the edge of the gay village is to be redeveloped

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Published on: Tue, 2 May 2017

New jobs at The Proud Trust

Help this small youth and community work organisation to deliver as many as 20 youth work sessions per week

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Published on: Mon, 1 May 2017

Adore Delano joins DXP17 line up

Holy Trannity have put together another star studded line up for their next event at The O2 Ritz

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Published on: Sun, 30 Apr 2017

Help Proud 2B parents celebrate their 10th Anniversary

Come join new families and friends at this inaugural event to celebrate 10 years

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Published on: Fri, 28 Apr 2017

May date for Deviant at Eagle Bar

Male only favourite Deviant announces May Date at Eagle Bar

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Published on: Fri, 28 Apr 2017

We chatted to former corrie star Charlie Condou

Charlie chats to us ahead of his role in the Arthur Miller classic text The Crucible

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Published on: Fri, 28 Apr 2017

Clean Bandit announced for Manchester Pride

Manchester Pride confirms one of 2016s biggest acts for the August LGBT Celebration

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Published on: Thu, 27 Apr 2017

We chatted to Folk legend Kate Rusby

Kate tells us about her tour and who inspires her currently on the music scene

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Published on: Wed, 26 Apr 2017

Its Bears galore this weekend

Operation rescue celebrates 20 years of Bear Bash in Manchester

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Published on: Tue, 25 Apr 2017

Chris Park chats to Aston Merrygold

Aston Merrygold talks touring, new albums and his proudest moment to date

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Published on: Tue, 25 Apr 2017

Alyssa Edwards live in Manchester for 2nd date

Ru Paul Drag fav Alyssa Edwards adds a second date and we have just a few tickets still available

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Published on: Mon, 24 Apr 2017

Strictly Wheels take Silver in Europe

Team GB take Silver Medal at Para Dance Sport Championship

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Published on: Mon, 24 Apr 2017

Drag Idol 2017

Via announce dates for their Drag Idol heats

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Published on: Mon, 24 Apr 2017

Italy Gay Summer Pride

We have teamed up with Italy Pride to offer a unique package to visit later this year

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Published on: Fri, 21 Apr 2017

The Ladybears live at The Rem Bar

The Ladybears say Hello to Manchester and to their lovely Fancubs

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Published on: Fri, 21 Apr 2017

Latest hit musical from Vertigo

Shoulder pads, bitch slaps and more one liners than any soap opera. Who could resist?

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Published on: Wed, 19 Apr 2017

Casanova comes to The Lowry

This spine-tingling spectacle of 18th century decadence will flood your senses and take your breath away

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Published on: Wed, 19 Apr 2017

Trixie Mattel live in Manchester

Another date released following massive demand..

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Published on: Wed, 19 Apr 2017

Solidarity with LGBT+ people in Chechnya

Hundreds turnout to show support for those oppressed in Chechnya in Sackville Gardens.

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Published on: Mon, 17 Apr 2017

Rubbermen Weekender

The Manchester Rubber Weekend #MRM8

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Published on: Mon, 17 Apr 2017

West End Star live in Manchester

West End star Louise Dearman is set to perform in a one off concert at the Manchester Bierkeller

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Published on: Fri, 14 Apr 2017

Theme announced for Manchester Pride 2017

JOIN THE CLASS OF 2017 FOR GRADUATION MANCHESTER PRIDE STYLE!

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Published on: Wed, 12 Apr 2017

Gypsy Queen at Oldham Coliseum

Exploration of homosexuality in the boxing arena.Read on..

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Published on: Mon, 10 Apr 2017

Happy Birthday Eagle Bar

Help Eagle Bar celebrate their 7th Birthday with soul diva Angie Brown

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Published on: Mon, 10 Apr 2017

We chat to local boy James Keegan

Local - Lord of the Dance - James talks to Drew Tosh

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Published on: Mon, 10 Apr 2017

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 date

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