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Tracey and team do it again

Tracey and team do it again

Fantastic fundraising again at New York New York for Xmas light switch on

Published: Thu, 6 Dec 2018

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Vanilla is 20 years old

Vanilla is 20 years old

Vanilla will be 20 on Friday 7th December with Steph and her team ready to welcome you to help celebrate.

Published: Thu, 6 Dec 2018

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G-A-Y highlight homelessness

G-A-Y highlight homelessness

Could You Survive On The Streets At Christmas?

Published: Thu, 6 Dec 2018

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The Refuge to be invaded by Gremlins this Xmas

The Refuge to be invaded by Gremlins this Xmas

With immersive film screenings featuring drag Gremlins, slime and midnight feasts

Published: Thu, 6 Dec 2018

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Gays of Manchester: Across the Generational Divide

Gays of Manchester: Across the Generational Divide

As part of a new series of articles we bring together ordinary people to ask their views and find out their experiences.

Published: Thu, 6 Dec 2018

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Lisa Stansfield live

Lisa Stansfield live

LISA STANSFIELD ANNOUNCES ‘AFFECTION’ 30TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR.DETAILS ARE HERE

Published: Thu, 6 Dec 2018

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GHT announce plans for vigil this Saturday 1st December

GHT announce plans for vigil this Saturday 1st December

The 30th WORLD AIDS DAY vigil this Saturday December 1st 2018

Published: Thu, 29 Nov 2018

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Shangela live at Cruz 101

Shangela live at Cruz 101

Klub Kids are back in Manchester with RuPauls Drag Race superstar SHANGELA

Published: Thu, 29 Nov 2018

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World Aids Day 2018

World Aids Day 2018

Dan Carter looks at the 30th anniversary of World Aids Day 2018

Published: Thu, 29 Nov 2018

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Jackie Hagan chats to us about her latest production

Jackie Hagan chats to us about her latest production

Belinda chats to Jackie Hagan about Forest of Forgotten Discos at Hope Mill Theatre

Published: Thu, 29 Nov 2018

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Andrea Gibson live in Manchester

Andrea Gibson live in Manchester

‘LORD OF THE BUTTERFLIES’ TOUR BY CONTEMPORARY LGBT POET ANDREA GIBSON

Published: Thu, 29 Nov 2018

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Festive frolics with Jonathan Mayor

Festive frolics with Jonathan Mayor

Published: Thu, 29 Nov 2018

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OUT, a fierce new club night

OUT, a fierce new club night

Manchester Students’ Union club night

Published: Thu, 29 Nov 2018

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Stillnox by Martin Seraphin

Stillnox by Martin Seraphin

Published: Thu, 29 Nov 2018

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Mad Hatters Tea Party future dates announced

Mad Hatters Tea Party future dates announced

Mad Hatters at Richmond Tea Rooms.

Published: Thu, 22 Nov 2018

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Canal St new Neighbours open their doors

Canal St new Neighbours open their doors

Locke Hotels brings its innovative design to central Manchester

Published: Thu, 22 Nov 2018

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Manchester Pride needs your help

Manchester Pride needs your help

Published: Thu, 22 Nov 2018

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Jeremy Joseph to compete in his 10th London Marathon

Jeremy Joseph to compete in his 10th London Marathon

Next Year Will Be Jeremy Joseph's 10th Consecutive London Marathon

Published: Thu, 22 Nov 2018

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Home Mcr new season announced with plenty of LGBT content

Home Mcr new season announced with plenty of LGBT content

Jinkx Monsoon & Major Scales: The Ginger Snapped heads the LGBT programme in the new season at Home Mcr

Published: Thu, 22 Nov 2018

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Its Xmaaas

Its Xmaaas

Slade are to play live in Manchester this festive season

Published: Thu, 22 Nov 2018

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Crime in the city centre

Crime in the city centre

Dan Carter looks at the levels of crime in the city centre and the police responses

Published: Thu, 22 Nov 2018

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Christmas Queens come to Manchester

Christmas Queens come to Manchester

RuPaul's Drag Race winner Bob The Drag Queen will host a stellar line up of Christmas Queens, live in Manchester

Published: Thu, 22 Nov 2018

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Vada writing workshop led by Stephen M Hornby

Vada writing workshop led by Stephen M Hornby

Vada Theatre Co announce a writing workshop this December

Published: Thu, 22 Nov 2018

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Contact In the city programme announced

Contact In the city programme announced

Part three of our city-wide performance programme during Contact’s building transformation is now on sale

Published: Thu, 22 Nov 2018

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Marco Pierre White in Manchester

Marco Pierre White in Manchester

Come dine with celebrity chef Marco Pierre White in Manchester

Published: Thu, 15 Nov 2018

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Scottish first for LGBT studies in schools

Scottish first for LGBT studies in schools

Scottish schools to tackle homophobia and the history of the gay rights movement into the curriculum

Published: Thu, 15 Nov 2018

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Neon Edition of JOCK party

Neon Edition of JOCK party

Published: Thu, 15 Nov 2018

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LGBTQ+ community sought for study into experiences of sexual health care

LGBTQ+ community sought for study into experiences of sexual health care

Members of the LGBTQ+ community in Gtr Mcr are being invited to share their experiences of sexual health care as part of a new study that aims to improve services

Published: Thu, 15 Nov 2018

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November Supernature 2018

November Supernature 2018

Last party for 2018 for our pals at Supernature

Published: Thu, 15 Nov 2018

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First ever seminar for Just a Ball Game organisers

First ever seminar for Just a Ball Game organisers

On the eve of their eighth birthday, JUST A BALL GAME proudly announce their first ever seminar #STRONGERTOGETHER

Published: Thu, 15 Nov 2018

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LGBT professional group celebrate 6th Anniversary

LGBT professional group celebrate 6th Anniversary

Tribeca again hosts this LGBT group as they celebrate 6 years.

Published: Thu, 15 Nov 2018

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Sisters Of Perpetual Indulgence - New podcast

Sisters Of Perpetual Indulgence - New podcast

new video podcast called 'Upfront'released by the Sisters Of Perpetual Indulgence

Published: Thu, 15 Nov 2018

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Bianca Del Rio is a Clown in a Gown

Bianca Del Rio is a Clown in a Gown

The biggest ever solo drag show visits 13 cities inc Manchester

Published: Thu, 8 Nov 2018

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Another award from Just a Ball Game

Another award from Just a Ball Game

Merseyside Police recognised for work on Homophobia

Published: Thu, 8 Nov 2018

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Worker Bee Markets at First St Manchester

Worker Bee Markets at First St Manchester

Christmas Markets with a Manchester Soul

Published: Thu, 8 Nov 2018

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Pride edition suitcases to raise funds for AKT

Pride edition suitcases to raise funds for AKT

Travel accessory designer raising funds for The Albert Kennedy Trust.

Published: Thu, 8 Nov 2018

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Chris Park chat's with the people behind Bjorn Again

Chris Park chat's with the people behind Bjorn Again

Celebrating 30 years and ahead of a forthcoming Manchester gig , we chat to Bjorn Again

Published: Thu, 8 Nov 2018

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Cruz 101 & George House Trust Present

Cruz 101 & George House Trust Present

World Aids Day Drag Ball hosted by the House of Skreams

Published: Thu, 8 Nov 2018

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Celebrate 30 years Queer

Celebrate 30 years Queer

Three decades of fighting the homophobes, biphobes and transphobes is worth celebrating

Published: Wed, 7 Nov 2018

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Out on the Page Writing Retreats

Out on the Page Writing Retreats

Join fellow LGBT writers at a series of retreats

Published: Fri, 2 Nov 2018

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The Sex Without Shame Ball

The Sex Without Shame Ball

Massive HIV testing programme announced by LGBT Foundation later this month.

Published: Fri, 2 Nov 2018

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New Ambassadors appointed for Manchester Pride

New Ambassadors appointed for Manchester Pride

Four local figures have been appointed to support the leading LGBT+ charity

Published: Fri, 2 Nov 2018

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Bearspace project comes to Manchester this November

Bearspace project comes to Manchester this November

UK’s biggest study of the Bear scene comes to Manchester

Published: Thu, 1 Nov 2018

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Prestige award for The Goose

Prestige award for The Goose

LOCAL LICENCEES SCOOP TOP AWARD FOR CASK ALE QUALITY

Published: Thu, 1 Nov 2018

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Canal St takeover of Ice Village

Canal St takeover of Ice Village

We are delighted to announce a unique event is planned for Fri 23rd Nov at the Manchester Ice Village

Published: Fri, 26 Oct 2018

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Cha Cha Boudoir returns for Halloween special

Cha Cha Boudoir returns for Halloween special

This Halloween the Boudoir is OPEN.

Published: Fri, 26 Oct 2018

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Belinda at OnBar for Halloween 2018

Belinda at OnBar for Halloween 2018

Enter Belinda's passage of terror this weekend.

Published: Fri, 26 Oct 2018

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Airbnb Superhost to Launch LGBT Platform

Airbnb Superhost to Launch LGBT Platform

Ally and LGBT hosts featured exclusively and they are looking for Manchester hosts

Published: Fri, 26 Oct 2018

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Join Qwerk to celebrate their 4th Anniversary

Join Qwerk to celebrate their 4th Anniversary

Guest DJ Andy Carroll joins the team at Qwerk to celebrate

Published: Fri, 26 Oct 2018

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Neneh Cherry live at Albert Hall Mcr in 2019

Neneh Cherry live at Albert Hall Mcr in 2019

Neneh Cherry upgrades venue due to demand next February

Published: Fri, 26 Oct 2018

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#DILFManchester returns to Manchester

#DILFManchester returns to Manchester

#DILF to be part of Pre-HiBEARnation Special this November

Published: Thu, 18 Oct 2018

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LGBT  and property professionals

LGBT and property professionals

LGBT+ property professionals gather for first time in Manchester

Published: Thu, 18 Oct 2018

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Womens Comedy Festival line up

Womens Comedy Festival line up

Tribeca and Frog and Bucket hosts the biggest line up to date

Published: Thu, 18 Oct 2018

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Halloween 2018 at Cruz 101

Halloween 2018 at Cruz 101

CRUZ 101 Presents FEAR FACTORY this halloween

Published: Thu, 18 Oct 2018

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Kampus garden is the new look of the village

Kampus garden is the new look of the village

LUSH KAMPUS GARDEN SET TO BECOME MANCHESTER’S ULTIMATE SUMMER HANGOUT

Published: Thu, 18 Oct 2018

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Gals Aloud at Cruz 101

Gals Aloud at Cruz 101

Not The Tucking Kind live at Cruz 101

Published: Wed, 17 Oct 2018

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Dinner cabaret at Randall and Aubin with Jonathan Mayor

Dinner cabaret at Randall and Aubin with Jonathan Mayor

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018

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Seann Miley Moore

Seann Miley Moore

Seann Miley Moore is back with a brand new single

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018

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Vengaboys live in the Gay Village

Vengaboys live in the Gay Village

The Village people weekender organisers announce that 90's dance troupe VENGABOYS to headline

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018

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5 years of Queer Media Festival

5 years of Queer Media Festival

More eclectic and massively entertaining short films from Queer Media Festival this Novemeber

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018

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We remember Matthew Shepard

We remember Matthew Shepard

Matthew Shepard: 20 years on but not forgotten

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018

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October date for Supernature

October date for Supernature

The Massey and Paulette Project help Supernature to celebrate 3rd anniversary

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018

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Gay Drama The Pride at Hope Mill Theatre

Gay Drama The Pride at Hope Mill Theatre

Alexi Kaye-Campbell’s gripping time-travelling gay drama about a love that crosses decades

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018

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VADA LGBTQI Community Theatre Company

VADA LGBTQI Community Theatre Company

Chorlton Library hosts theatre workshops by VADA LGBTQI Community Theatre Company

Published: Thu, 4 Oct 2018

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Shortlist announced for Northern Soul awards 2018

Shortlist announced for Northern Soul awards 2018

The shortlist for 2018 Northern Soul Awards has been announced this week.

Published: Thu, 4 Oct 2018

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Heels of Hell for Halloween

Heels of Hell for Halloween

Sharon Needles and Alaska head a stellar cast for this latest Halloween spectacular

Published: Thu, 4 Oct 2018

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Dan Carter looks at the LGBT stance of UKIP

Dan Carter looks at the LGBT stance of UKIP

Dan Carter focuses on what it would mean for members of the LGBT community if UKIP ever got their way.

Published: Thu, 4 Oct 2018

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Sophie Hunger live in Manchester

Sophie Hunger live in Manchester

Sophie will tour Europe extensively throughout the Autumn inc Manchester.

Published: Thu, 4 Oct 2018

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Mother's Bloomers returns to Royal Exchange Studio

Mother's Bloomers returns to Royal Exchange Studio

Fat Roland hosts featuring 10 short pieces from artists from Manchester

Published: Thu, 4 Oct 2018

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Manchester calling returns to Bar Pop for 2019

Manchester calling returns to Bar Pop for 2019

Manchester Calling returns to Bar Pop on Canal Street on Saturday 23rd February 2019.

Published: Thu, 4 Oct 2018

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Ice Village comes to Manchester

Ice Village comes to Manchester

Cathedral Gardens is to be transformed into Britain’s first ever Ice attraction

Published: Tue, 2 Oct 2018

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Rosie Garland at Tribeca

Rosie Garland at Tribeca

THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID MCR FT. ROSIE GARLAND

Published: Thu, 27 Sep 2018

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Twerk at 5

Twerk at 5

Free giveaways, birthday cake, balloon cash drop, and £50.00 cash prize at the Twerk birthday event

Published: Thu, 27 Sep 2018

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Black History Month 2018

Black History Month 2018

Celebrate Black History Month in Manchester at any of these planned events

Published: Thu, 27 Sep 2018

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Qwerk October date

Qwerk October date

Qwerk help celebrate 30 years of National Coming Out Day.

Published: Thu, 27 Sep 2018

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October date set for the next Jock event

October date set for the next Jock event

One of Manchester's success event is expanding to Birmingham in November

Published: Thu, 27 Sep 2018

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I AM because we are

I AM because we are

Contact theatre is on the road across Greater Manchester with a ground-breaking piece

Published: Thu, 27 Sep 2018

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When Did You Stop Dancing? By Rachel McBride

When Did You Stop Dancing? By Rachel McBride

A show about female uprising, what it means to take a stand; and to stand together.

Published: Thu, 27 Sep 2018

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Local Gay business launches new range

Local Gay business launches new range

DSUnderwear launches new Autumn Promo campaign

Published: Thu, 20 Sep 2018

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Rocky Horror convention at Printworks

Rocky Horror convention at Printworks

The Printworks celebrates 45 years of The Rocky Horror Show with convention

Published: Thu, 20 Sep 2018

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Northern Wave LGBT Swimming Club offer improver coaching sessions throughout Oct

Northern Wave LGBT Swimming Club offer improver coaching sessions throughout Oct

Call to get fitter with Northern Wave

Published: Thu, 20 Sep 2018

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Manchester Aiport wins LGBT nod

Manchester Aiport wins LGBT nod

MANCHESTER AIRPORT CROWNED LGBT-FRIENDLY TRAVEL COMPANY OF THE YEAR

Published: Thu, 20 Sep 2018

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First Time, a show that explores one young man’s experiences of contracting HIV

First Time, a show that explores one young man’s experiences of contracting HIV

First Time Puts HIV In The Spotlight On The 30th World AIDS Day

Published: Thu, 20 Sep 2018

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Let Me Look At You at The Edge

Let Me Look At You at The Edge

Acclaimed International Company Returns to Manchester, The Edge, Chorlton, 5 & 6 October

Published: Thu, 20 Sep 2018

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Vogue Ball theme 2018

Vogue Ball theme 2018

Hotly anticipated theme for Vogue Ball 2018 revealed.

Published: Thu, 13 Sep 2018

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Jessica White appointed to the expert panel

Jessica White appointed to the expert panel

LGBT Foundation joins expert panel working to improve Manchester nightlife

Published: Thu, 13 Sep 2018

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Velvet supports LGBT foundation at Pride

Velvet supports LGBT foundation at Pride

VELVET DONATES 5% OF ITS PRIDE TAKINGS TO LGBT FOUNDATION

Published: Thu, 13 Sep 2018

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Christina Bianco will be appearing live in October

Christina Bianco will be appearing live in October

She’s Back… New Show, New Album and Tour Dates for Christina Bianco

Published: Thu, 13 Sep 2018

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Art's House Boutique & Beauty

Art's House Boutique & Beauty

Brand new fashion and beauty venue opens in the heart of Northern Quarter.

Published: Thu, 13 Sep 2018

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Chris Park chats to Tony Hadley

Chris Park chats to Tony Hadley

Published: Thu, 13 Sep 2018

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Jess Stoddard caught up with The Feelings Dan Gillespie

Jess Stoddard caught up with The Feelings Dan Gillespie

Interview | The Feeling Talk About Their Comeback Tour

Published: Thu, 13 Sep 2018

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Skins weekend 2018

Skins weekend 2018

Published: Wed, 12 Sep 2018

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Nigella visits The Lowry this November

Nigella visits The Lowry this November

Come and help celebrate the 20th anniversary of Nigella’s first book

Published: Tue, 11 Sep 2018

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Homotopia announces 2018 line up

Homotopia announces 2018 line up

LGBT+ Festival returns to Liverpool this November with an exciting and eclectic programme.

Published: Tue, 11 Sep 2018

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Jasmine lebanese opens in the village

Jasmine lebanese opens in the village

Dine at Jasmine in September and take advantage of our introduction offer of 25% off food

Published: Thu, 6 Sep 2018

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Bi Visibility Day 2018

Bi Visibility Day 2018

It’s the 20th annual Bi Visibility Day this September 23rd.

Published: Thu, 6 Sep 2018

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Bury Pride fundraising dinner

Bury Pride fundraising dinner

Michelle McManus joins Bury Pride for their inaugural fundraising dinner

Published: Thu, 6 Sep 2018

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Magical Pride 2018

Magical Pride 2018

LGBT+ holidaymakers can return to Disneyland Paris for a magical 3-night break this October

Published: Thu, 6 Sep 2018

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Sept Supernature 2018

Sept Supernature 2018

Supernature on Sunday with special guest: Andy Shake'N'Fingerpop

Published: Thu, 6 Sep 2018

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50 years is a new play from James McDermott

50 years is a new play from James McDermott

FIFTY YEARS explores fifty years of gay history through the history of two gay couples.

Published: Thu, 6 Sep 2018

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