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Daphne the Canal St Duck: The sequel

Daphne the Canal St Duck: The sequel

A follow up on our recent story about how mother nature returned to our village area.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2020

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Heels of Hell

Heels of Hell

Heels at Home – LIVE, brought to you by HolyTEvents and Dragged Up. Uncut and live to your living room, anything can go wrong.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2020

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Here comes the girls with the latest Manchester Pride live

Here comes the girls with the latest Manchester Pride live

Queer Womxn To Take Over Manchester Pride Live In Your Living Room

Published: Thu, 28 May 2020

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Emma Goswell announced 'Coming out stories' book

Emma Goswell announced 'Coming out stories' book

Coming Out Stories...Real People. Unique Stories.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2020

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Join Peter Waterman and the RNCM

Join Peter Waterman and the RNCM

Do you and yours know your music? Get a team together for this one off special event.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2020

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Carol Vorderman to be guest of Friends of Dorothy

Carol Vorderman to be guest of Friends of Dorothy

Latest guests announced for Friends of Dorothy group

Published: Thu, 28 May 2020

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Vertigo Theatre adapt their hit play 'NOIR' in a free audio drama

Vertigo Theatre adapt their hit play 'NOIR' in a free audio drama

The entire original cast reunited to record the show over Zoom, with underscoring and sound effects added, Noir will transport you to 1940s New Yor

Published: Thu, 28 May 2020

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Spectrum finished and now available

Spectrum finished and now available

an anthology of stories set around the village

Published: Thu, 21 May 2020

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#virtualLGBTcentre

#virtualLGBTcentre

LGBT Centre are now running an exciting programme of activities online to engage people from all across Manchester and further afield

Published: Thu, 21 May 2020

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Superbia spotlight series

Superbia spotlight series

LGBTQ+ Charity Launches Programme Of Original Commissions To Support Marginalised LGBTQ+ Artists and Communities.

Published: Thu, 21 May 2020

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Bar Pop re-launch Sunday Lunch menu service

Bar Pop re-launch Sunday Lunch menu service

Bar Pop launch their Sunday Lunch takeaway service

Published: Thu, 21 May 2020

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Les Flicks for LBQ fans

Les Flicks for LBQ fans

LesFlicks promotes films that show women loving women on screen

Published: Thu, 21 May 2020

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Gay Village highlights mental awareness and raises funds

Gay Village highlights mental awareness and raises funds

12 hour marathon raises money to help those with mental health issues.

Published: Thu, 21 May 2020

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Ultimate Drag Extravaganza To Be Streamed By LGBTQ+ Charity

Ultimate Drag Extravaganza To Be Streamed By LGBTQ+ Charity

MANCHESTER PRIDE PRESENTS MANCHESTER QUEENS IN YOUR LIVING ROOM

Published: Fri, 15 May 2020

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Booze with Cruz

Booze with Cruz

Cruz launches booze sales via it's app

Published: Thu, 14 May 2020

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Jeanette Winterson, journalist Ngozi and Jo Whitfield join MIF board

Jeanette Winterson, journalist Ngozi and Jo Whitfield join MIF board

NEW BOARD MEMBERS ANNOUNCED FOR MANCHESTER INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL

Published: Thu, 14 May 2020

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Missing our Canal Street?

Missing our Canal Street?

We have asked our friends for any images and videos taken during lockdown of our beloved Gay Village.

Published: Thu, 14 May 2020

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Biggins joins Friends of Dorothy

Biggins joins Friends of Dorothy

National treasure Christopher Biggins takes time to join the FOD weekly Zoom session.

Published: Thu, 14 May 2020

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A micro at-home online celebration to mark Pride in Trafford 2020

A micro at-home online celebration to mark Pride in Trafford 2020

Highlights include Family Gorgeous Storytime, Romy & Michele’s Saturday Afternoon Tea Party and online Vogue Masterclasses for all the family

Published: Tue, 12 May 2020

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Manchester Pride 2020 is Cancelled

Manchester Pride 2020 is Cancelled

MANCHESTER PRIDE FESTIVAL POSTPONED TO 2021. Read reactions here

Published: Mon, 11 May 2020

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Canal Streets Loose Ladies live

Canal Streets Loose Ladies live

Join Belinda, Misty Viva and Ky for this one off live event.

Published: Thu, 7 May 2020

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Pride live 3 the final event this Friday

Pride live 3 the final event this Friday

Four Of Diamonds, Tulisa & Jake Shears Are Final Live Performances To Be Streamed By LGBTQ+ Charity

Published: Thu, 7 May 2020

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The Tip launched by LGBT Foundation

The Tip launched by LGBT Foundation

LGBT Foundation launch a 'live' weekly show via Instagram

Published: Thu, 7 May 2020

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LGBT artists and some supportive allies launch via Only Fans

LGBT artists and some supportive allies launch via Only Fans

A slew of new comedy accounts has been launched on Only Fans for first time

Published: Thu, 7 May 2020

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Village get's thumbs up from frontline workers

Village get's thumbs up from frontline workers

Published: Thu, 30 Apr 2020

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Dan Brocklebank joins Bel and Shel

Dan Brocklebank joins Bel and Shel

Your chance to ask questions of Corrie's Billy Mayhew

Published: Thu, 30 Apr 2020

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LGBTQ+ History Club

LGBTQ+ History Club

A love letter to everyday queer changemakers

Published: Thu, 30 Apr 2020

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Online voice for all by Manchester Pride

Online voice for all by Manchester Pride

Charity Launches Virtual Listening Groups To Ensure Year Round Engagement With Marginalised LGBTQ+ People In Greater Manchester

Published: Thu, 30 Apr 2020

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Live concert will mark the third birthday of The Stoller Hall, in Manchester

Live concert will mark the third birthday of The Stoller Hall, in Manchester

Northern England’s leading classical musicians unite for specially-created virtual concert

Published: Thu, 30 Apr 2020

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30 Queer authors sought

30 Queer authors sought

Inkandescent are pleased to announce the submission window for our anthology of stories from the edges will open from May 1st until July 31st 2020.

Published: Wed, 29 Apr 2020

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Manchester Pride - Live in Your Living Room 2

Manchester Pride - Live in Your Living Room 2

LGBTQ+ Charity To Live Stream Another Friday Night Of Past Pride Performances With Youngr, Lady Leshurr & Mel C

Published: Thu, 23 Apr 2020

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Youth Pride MCR

Youth Pride MCR

LGBTQ+ Charity Takes Engagement Programme Online With Programme Of Workshops For 14+ LGBTQ+ Young People & Allies

Published: Thu, 23 Apr 2020

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Salford Pride cancelled

Salford Pride cancelled

Salford Pride Announcement.

Published: Thu, 23 Apr 2020

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Hugo Macqueenie launches NHS Rainbow Bag Campaign

Hugo Macqueenie launches NHS Rainbow Bag Campaign

Rainbow goody bags for the NHS and carers frontline workers

Published: Thu, 23 Apr 2020

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News from our community charities

News from our community charities

Attached is the collaborative statement from LGBT+ Youth Organisations across the U.K. and Ireland

Published: Thu, 23 Apr 2020

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Cohabitation can have it's challenges

Cohabitation can have it's challenges

Our legal experts at Russell and Russell have some strong advice with some suggestions to ensure you are safeguarded.

Published: Thu, 23 Apr 2020

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The ducks of Canal St

The ducks of Canal St

A lovely local story of how nature prevails amid the covid crisis

Published: Thu, 16 Apr 2020

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Manchester Pride presents - LIVE IN YOUR LIVING ROOM

Manchester Pride presents - LIVE IN YOUR LIVING ROOM

LGBTQ+ Charity To Live Stream Three Years Of Performances Starting With Rita Ora, Louisa & Liberty

Published: Thu, 16 Apr 2020

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Manchester Gay Village Online Charity Stream

Manchester Gay Village Online Charity Stream

Village to show our NHS Staff and victims of Covid-19 that our community will always stand by them.

Published: Thu, 16 Apr 2020

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Life as a frontline checkout worker at Tesco

Life as a frontline checkout worker at Tesco

What's it like on the frontline as a Tesco Checkout worker during the coronavirus outbreak?

Published: Thu, 16 Apr 2020

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Celebrate the first birthday of Blizzard Comedy

Celebrate the first birthday of Blizzard Comedy

Join members of our LGBTQ community for this celebration online.

Published: Thu, 16 Apr 2020

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Some tips about working from home

Some tips about working from home

How to effectively build a working day on remote work with family, children and pets at home

Published: Thu, 16 Apr 2020

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Capital&Centric’s ambitious Jenga-style hotel pushing ahead

Capital&Centric’s ambitious Jenga-style hotel pushing ahead

Kampus developer Capita&Centric announces a new hotel on Ancoats border

Published: Thu, 16 Apr 2020

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GM COVID-19 Response Committee

GM COVID-19 Response Committee

Carl Austin-Behan sends out a message to anyone out there in our community in need

Published: Thu, 9 Apr 2020

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Enjoy your favourite performers in your own home

Enjoy your favourite performers in your own home

Published: Thu, 9 Apr 2020

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Greater Manchester Fringe is postponed until Autumn

Greater Manchester Fringe is postponed until Autumn

9th anniversary festival is the latest event to be postponed

Published: Thu, 9 Apr 2020

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Tribute to Glenn Stevens

Tribute to Glenn Stevens

What a great guy who will sadly be missed

Published: Thu, 2 Apr 2020

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Coronavirus Postpones Pride in Liverpool

Coronavirus Postpones Pride in Liverpool

Liverpool pride decision to postpone Pride in Liverpool and reschedule to a date later in 2020

Published: Thu, 2 Apr 2020

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Huge rooftop rave in Ancoats

Huge rooftop rave in Ancoats

ROOFTOP RAVER LIFTS SPIRITS AMID CORONAVIRUS STORM.

Published: Thu, 2 Apr 2020

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LGBT Foundation have launched their first Volunteer Hardship Fund

LGBT Foundation have launched their first Volunteer Hardship Fund

LGBT FOUNDATION LAUNCHES FUND FOR VOLUNTEERS AFFECTED BY CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

Published: Thu, 2 Apr 2020

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Lavelle Interiors launches new online design service

Lavelle Interiors launches new online design service

With time on your hands, why not plan a new look for you home with expert help.

Published: Thu, 2 Apr 2020

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Gay Speed dating for men in Manchester.Virtually.

Gay Speed dating for men in Manchester.Virtually.

Speed dating will come to you in our new virtual bars

Published: Mon, 30 Mar 2020

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A message from Paul Martin OBE, CEO LGBT Foundation

A message from Paul Martin OBE, CEO LGBT Foundation

LGBT Foundation Coronavirus Update: Changing the way we work

Published: Thu, 26 Mar 2020

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Gary Manners encourages you to keep your inner explorer alive

Gary Manners encourages you to keep your inner explorer alive

We can't travel currently, but we can dream and plan for future trips

Published: Thu, 26 Mar 2020

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#StayHome with GlitterBeam radio

#StayHome with GlitterBeam radio

News, Shows and Entertainment tailored for the LGBTQ+ Community at home via GlitterBeam Radio

Published: Thu, 26 Mar 2020

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A sad, but very important issue involving care homes

A sad, but very important issue involving care homes

Our legal experts at Russell and Russell have identified a key area affecting those with loved ones in residential care

Published: Thu, 26 Mar 2020

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Bury Pride postponed

Bury Pride postponed

'Statement regarding Bury Pride 2020'

Published: Fri, 20 Mar 2020

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Sparkle Weekend announcement

Sparkle Weekend announcement

STATEMENT REGARDING THE SPARKLE WEEKEND 2020

Published: Fri, 20 Mar 2020

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Canal St Online announcement and request

Canal St Online announcement and request

Please be our eyes and ears at this time

Published: Fri, 20 Mar 2020

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Angie Brown live at Tribeca

Angie Brown live at Tribeca

Angie Brown live at Tribeca.New date announced.

Published: Fri, 20 Mar 2020

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Olivia Butterworth becomes co-chair

Olivia Butterworth becomes co-chair

LGBT Foundation Announces New Board of Trustee Co-chair Arrangement

Published: Thu, 12 Mar 2020

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Villagepeopleweekend announces it’s cancelled

Villagepeopleweekend announces it’s cancelled

The Village big party will return to Canal-St in 2021

Published: Thu, 12 Mar 2020

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Gemma Gosden chats to Benjamin Purkiss aka Zorro

Gemma Gosden chats to Benjamin Purkiss aka Zorro

“It’s the kind of show where as soon as you arrive at the venue there will be something going on".

Published: Thu, 12 Mar 2020

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Jinkx Monsoon chats to Canal St online

Jinkx Monsoon chats to Canal St online

Canal St’s Chris Park had a chat with Jinkx Monsoon

Published: Wed, 11 Mar 2020

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Superbia Scholarships for Sexuality Summer School

Superbia Scholarships for Sexuality Summer School

Superbia at Manchester Pride offers two scholarships for the sought-after postgraduate programme at the University of Manchester

Published: Wed, 11 Mar 2020

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Supernature March 2020

Supernature March 2020

Published: Wed, 11 Mar 2020

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JSky for Manchester Pride Conference

JSky for Manchester Pride Conference

Manchester's Jsky To Speak at Manchester Pride Conference 2020 this Month in Manchester

Published: Tue, 10 Mar 2020

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Manchester Pride upgrades VIP offering - Tickets on sale NOW

Manchester Pride upgrades VIP offering - Tickets on sale NOW

LGBTQ+ Charity Releases VIP Tickets for Manchester Pride Festival 2020

Published: Fri, 6 Mar 2020

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Bright Light Bright Light shines on Pride in Trafford

Bright Light Bright Light shines on Pride in Trafford

A packed and diverse line up is announced for the year's Trafford Pride in May

Published: Fri, 6 Mar 2020

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BenDeLaCreme in Ready to be Committed at Home Mcr

BenDeLaCreme in Ready to be Committed at Home Mcr

Showcases the multifaceted superstar at her best

Published: Thu, 5 Mar 2020

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Worker Bee Markets launch Business, politics and community support creative awards

Worker Bee Markets launch Business, politics and community support creative awards

Worker Bee Markets, Stockport's only multi-centre artisan market organiser, launches the Worker Bee Artisan Awards.

Published: Thu, 5 Mar 2020

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The Green Rooms @ MediaCityUK Opens its Doors to Residents

The Green Rooms @ MediaCityUK Opens its Doors to Residents

MediacityUK’s very first Build-to-Rent development reaches out to LGBT dwellers

Published: Sat, 29 Feb 2020

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Pam Ann flies into Via

Pam Ann flies into Via

The 'Cruelly funny' Pam Ann returns to Via in March

Published: Sat, 29 Feb 2020

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Russell and Russell look at care costs and what is involved

Russell and Russell look at care costs and what is involved

RRS look into the tricky area of gifting away a home to make it exempt from being included in their assets

Published: Sat, 29 Feb 2020

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Derek Jarman retrospective at Manchester Art Gallery

Derek Jarman retrospective at Manchester Art Gallery

A major retrospective of the work of one of the most influential figures in 20th century British culture.

Published: Sat, 29 Feb 2020

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Will Young: Show and Tell

Will Young: Show and Tell

Will Young announces Autumn date at Storyhouse

Published: Fri, 28 Feb 2020

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Feed your head with Proud Trust

Feed your head with Proud Trust

Proud Trust announce International Women's Day event.

Published: Fri, 28 Feb 2020

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Manchester Pride today announced that the theme for the 2020 Pride Parade

Manchester Pride today announced that the theme for the 2020 Pride Parade

LGBTQ+ Charity Announces March For Peace As It Pledges - ‘No One Is Free Until We Are All Free, And No One Gets Left Behind.’

Published: Thu, 20 Feb 2020

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New opening announcement

New opening announcement

Sister venue to Via, The Brewers to open it's doors Thursday 20th February

Published: Thu, 20 Feb 2020

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Rochdale LGBT social

Rochdale LGBT social

A regular event that encourages LGBTQ+ people to get together and celebrate

Published: Thu, 20 Feb 2020

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Two Dads UK at Malmaison Manchester

Two Dads UK at Malmaison Manchester

UK Surrogacy Information Event - Your Route to Fatherhood

Published: Thu, 20 Feb 2020

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Songs from Sondheim with the Sunday Boys

Songs from Sondheim with the Sunday Boys

Join the Sunday Boys for an evening of singing and top notch entertainment, as they celebrate Stephen Sondheim.

Published: Thu, 20 Feb 2020

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Babylon returns at Cruz 101

Babylon returns at Cruz 101

You asked for it, we couldn't resist! BABYLON returns to celebrate 21 years of Queer as Folk

Published: Thu, 20 Feb 2020

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Kampus announces Higher Ground pop-up collaboration.

Kampus announces Higher Ground pop-up collaboration.

The first residency at KAMPUS, Manchester’s new garden neighbourhood, is set to open on Friday 21st February 2020

Published: Fri, 14 Feb 2020

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The Brewers launch Backroom Manchester

The Brewers launch Backroom Manchester

A feast of DJ talent is lined up for Backroom at The Brewers

Published: Fri, 14 Feb 2020

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Hope Mill to revive Rent

Hope Mill to revive Rent

Hope Mill Theatre in Manchester announces exciting revival of classic rock musical Rent directed by Luke Sheppard

Published: Fri, 14 Feb 2020

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Hotel Brooklyn opens doors today

Hotel Brooklyn opens doors today

Brand new hotel, bar and restaurant now open on the edge of the Gay Village

Published: Thu, 6 Feb 2020

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Bi Hockey player Zach Sullivan chats to Canal St Online

Bi Hockey player Zach Sullivan chats to Canal St Online

Luke Davies chats with Zach Sullivan about his recent ground-breaking decision

Published: Thu, 6 Feb 2020

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Your Mcr announce 2nd Live event

Your Mcr announce 2nd Live event

YourMcr Live 2

Published: Thu, 6 Feb 2020

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Queer Culture Questions: A monthly Salon with Monica Pearl

Queer Culture Questions: A monthly Salon with Monica Pearl

What are the crucial queer questions that we should be asking now?

Published: Thu, 6 Feb 2020

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February Supernature line up

February Supernature line up

Published: Thu, 6 Feb 2020

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HIVe Evaluation Baseline data collection

HIVe Evaluation Baseline data collection

Greater Manchester has committed to ending new cases of HIV.

Published: Thu, 6 Feb 2020

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Rosie Garland and Friends

Rosie Garland and Friends

Celebrate LGBTQ History Month at Manchester Libraries

Published: Wed, 5 Feb 2020

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ADAM LAMBERT TO PERFORM UK PRIDE EXCLUSIVE IN MANCHESTER

ADAM LAMBERT TO PERFORM UK PRIDE EXCLUSIVE IN MANCHESTER

LGBTQ+ Charity Announces First Artist For Manchester Pride Festival 2020 Line-up

Published: Tue, 4 Feb 2020

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Canal St chats to Olly Pike

Canal St chats to Olly Pike

Holly Pritchard recently caught up with Olly Pike to chat about his children’s LGBT+ inclusive educational resource

Published: Fri, 31 Jan 2020

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Guy the musical

Guy the musical

Award winning new musical comes to the region soon

Published: Fri, 31 Jan 2020

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Kieran talks to us about his new business venture

Kieran talks to us about his new business venture

We sit down with Kieran, the CEO of the Weeder Group to discuss his latest venture.

Published: Fri, 31 Jan 2020

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Queer Lady M at Waterside Arts in Sale

Queer Lady M at Waterside Arts in Sale

Moving piece about what it means to different

Published: Fri, 31 Jan 2020

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Emerging LGBT Northern singer and lyricist Tyron Webster

Emerging LGBT Northern singer and lyricist Tyron Webster

Tyron Webster turns Heartbreak into a tears-on-the-Dancefloor Pop Triumph

Published: Fri, 31 Jan 2020

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Virgin flies the flag in Manchester with pride

Virgin flies the flag in Manchester with pride

Virgin Atlantic & Virgin Holidays To Sponsor Manchester Pride Festival

Published: Mon, 27 Jan 2020

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