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Greater Manchester LGBT Arts + Culture Network.

LGBT FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES GREATER MANCHESTER CULTURAL PARTNERSHIP

Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2019

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Performance poet Jay Delise in Manchester

Performance poet Jay Delise in Manchester

Performance poet Jay Délise will be presenting her first full-length solo show Black And... at the eighth Greater Manchester Fringe 1-31 July 2019.

Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2019

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The Ginger Snapped at Home Mcr

The Ginger Snapped at Home Mcr

JINKX MONSOON & MAJOR SCALES’ THE GINGER SNAPPED,

Published: Thu, 21 Mar 2019

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7 deadly sins drag event

7 deadly sins drag event

Ellie Ganza hosts a line up of 7 other queens for this ghoulish evening at Night and Day

Published: Thu, 21 Mar 2019

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For Women who like Women

For Women who like Women

Online Dating for Femmes in top NQ venue

Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2019

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Myra returns to Via

Myra returns to Via

Ladies & Gentleman VIA Proudly Presents One night Stand with Myra Dubois

Published: Thu, 14 Mar 2019

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Brand new refresh for AKT

Brand new refresh for AKT

akt, previously The Albert Kennedy Trust, unveils new brand identity in the same year it marks its 30th anniversary

Published: Thu, 14 Mar 2019

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Manchester Frontrunners and George House Trust

Manchester Frontrunners and George House Trust

‘It’s Piece of Cake 10km’ race hosted by Manchester Frontrunners

Published: Thu, 14 Mar 2019

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Dan Carter looks into mental health issues

Dan Carter looks into mental health issues

This week we chat to Gareth Neil about his personal battle with mental health issues

Published: Thu, 14 Mar 2019

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Are there Cricket fans out there?

Are there Cricket fans out there?

Women's and Men's Cricket participation is now open in our area with details here..

Published: Mon, 11 Mar 2019

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Supernature event at the New Retro Bar

Supernature event at the New Retro Bar

Supernature does Saturday at the newly refurbished Retro Bar on Sackville St.

Published: Mon, 11 Mar 2019

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Chris Park met The Opera Boys

Chris Park met The Opera Boys

Rob Cherry talks touring, cruising on ships and the LGBT following for the Opera Boys.

Published: Mon, 11 Mar 2019

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Dan Carter looks LGBT and the Muslim faith

Dan Carter looks LGBT and the Muslim faith

Dan Carter looks at some issues facing LGBT individuals and the Muslim faith

Published: Thu, 7 Mar 2019

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An audience with Your Mcr

An audience with Your Mcr

Belinda and team celebrate their first year of Your Mcr with a live event.

Published: Tue, 5 Mar 2019

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Sugar and Spice 2019

Sugar and Spice 2019

13th year line up for Sugar n Spice in Manchester

Published: Mon, 4 Mar 2019

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Lauren Aquilina

Lauren Aquilina

Our Nicole Glennon caught up with UK pop singer-songwriter Lauren Aquilina recently and here is what she had to say..

Published: Fri, 1 Mar 2019

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Ciaran Griffiths interview

Ciaran Griffiths interview

We chat to former Shameless and Eastenders actor Ciaran Griffiths

Published: Thu, 28 Feb 2019

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Worker Bee Markets dates for 2019

Worker Bee Markets dates for 2019

A new line up of dates announced for the early part of 2019

Published: Thu, 28 Feb 2019

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Qwerk - Muzik

Qwerk - Muzik

David Dunne & Joey T join the team for the March Qwerk

Published: Thu, 28 Feb 2019

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We interviewed author Joanne Harris

We interviewed author Joanne Harris

Chris Park spoke to her about the importance of stories, how social media can support this and who is on her reading list.

Published: Wed, 27 Feb 2019

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Headline artists announced for this years Manchester Pride

Headline artists announced for this years Manchester Pride

Manchester Pride have just announced it's first headline act act for this year's new look event.It is Ariana.

Published: Mon, 25 Feb 2019

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Paul Usher releases new single

Paul Usher releases new single

LGBT Mancunian rising star PAUL USHER Releases Remix of his critically acclaimed single

Published: Fri, 22 Feb 2019

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Kieran Weeder chats to Dan Carter about DSUnderwear

Kieran Weeder chats to Dan Carter about DSUnderwear

Published: Thu, 21 Feb 2019

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Aaron runs for the Manchester bombing victims

Aaron runs for the Manchester bombing victims

The Manchester bombing:A beautiful tribute

Published: Thu, 21 Feb 2019

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Jock 2019

Jock 2019

New play explores the LGBT+ party scene

Published: Thu, 21 Feb 2019

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LGBT support group for stroke survivors

LGBT support group for stroke survivors

First ever LGBT support group for stroke survivors launches in Manchester

Published: Wed, 20 Feb 2019

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Werq the World 2019 tour

Werq the World 2019 tour

Werq the World 2019 tour comes to Manchester in May

Published: Wed, 20 Feb 2019

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What to do with your Gay Retirement nest egg?

What to do with your Gay Retirement nest egg?

Are you an LGBT who is moving towards retirement and wondering what to do?

Published: Wed, 20 Feb 2019

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Bury Pride 2019

Bury Pride 2019

90’s Pop Sensation S-Club headline this years Bury Pride Festival with full details announced here

Published: Sat, 16 Feb 2019

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Lady Phyll supports Stonewall

Lady Phyll supports Stonewall

LADY PHYLL BECOMES A PATRON OF LGBTQ+ YOUTH HOMELESSNESS CHARITY THE ALBERT KENNEDY TRUST

Published: Thu, 14 Feb 2019

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International Women’s Day 2019 at Home Mcr

International Women’s Day 2019 at Home Mcr

HOME announces International Women’s Weekender to mark International Women’s Day 2019

Published: Thu, 14 Feb 2019

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Full line up announced for Village People Weekender

Full line up announced for Village People Weekender

Another great line up is announced for this years Village People Weekender in May

Published: Thu, 14 Feb 2019

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Manchester Pride Spring benefit 2019

Manchester Pride Spring benefit 2019

Louisa Johnson & Nicola Roberts to perform at LGBT+ charity’s annual gala dinner in Manchester

Published: Thu, 14 Feb 2019

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Dan Carter chats with Mickey Taylor for Canal St Online

Dan Carter chats with Mickey Taylor for Canal St Online

This week we speak to singer and adult star, Mickey Taylor.

Published: Thu, 14 Feb 2019

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Yoga and wellness retreat for Gay Men by Azure

Yoga and wellness retreat for Gay Men by Azure

7 DAY YOGA AND WELLNESS RETREAT FOR GAY MEN

Published: Thu, 14 Feb 2019

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Tan France live at The Dancehouse Manchester

Tan France live at The Dancehouse Manchester

Tan France Launches his memoir in Manchester with first ever UK appearance with new date just announced

Published: Wed, 13 Feb 2019

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Everybody Fitness and Wellbeing taster session

Everybody Fitness and Wellbeing taster session

New year’s resolutions not going according to plan? Wanting to improve your physical and mental wellbeing, without the registration and monthly fees?

Published: Fri, 8 Feb 2019

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Back to the 80's 2019

Back to the 80's 2019

The 80s are coming back to Manchester this summer

Published: Fri, 8 Feb 2019

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The Proud Trust is celebrating receiving planning permission for the rebuild of its LGBT+ centre

The Proud Trust is celebrating receiving planning permission for the rebuild of its LGBT+ centre

The Proud Trust receives £450,000 of funding for the biggest LGBT+ capital project in the UK

Published: Fri, 8 Feb 2019

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Cruz 101 returns to Babylon for QAF anniversary

Cruz 101 returns to Babylon for QAF anniversary

Cruz 101 Presents One Night in Babylon

Published: Fri, 8 Feb 2019

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Manchester supports Mumbai Pride

Manchester supports Mumbai Pride

Leading Manchester organisations come together to support Mumbai Pride

Published: Fri, 8 Feb 2019

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Dan Carter looks into use of the word Faggot

Dan Carter looks into use of the word Faggot

This week, Dan Carter invited a few people to look at the use of the word Faggot around the LGBT community

Published: Fri, 8 Feb 2019

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Mother's Ruin - Queer Contact 2019

Mother's Ruin - Queer Contact 2019

Waterside Arts hosts the latest Mother's Ruin as part of Queer Contact 2019

Published: Tue, 5 Feb 2019

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Qwerk 2019

Qwerk 2019

Qwerk Reboot New year, new format.

Published: Tue, 5 Feb 2019

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LGBT History Month announce The Adhesion of Love

LGBT History Month announce The Adhesion of Love

LGBT History Month is thrilled to announce Inkbrew Productions “The Adhesion of Love”

Published: Wed, 30 Jan 2019

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Emma Preston launches her first book

Emma Preston launches her first book

Being Transgender: A personal journey of one life in two worlds

Published: Wed, 30 Jan 2019

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Dan Carter chats with Tag Warner from Gay Times

Dan Carter chats with Tag Warner from Gay Times

Tag Warner tells us why Gay Times chose to team up with Chappy

Published: Wed, 30 Jan 2019

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Statement by John Hamilton of Bar Pop

Statement by John Hamilton of Bar Pop

STATEMENT ON BEHALF OF BAR POP AND OWNERS JOHN HAMILTON AND ANTONIO NEGRON.

Published: Wed, 30 Jan 2019

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Chris Park chats to The legendary Searchers

Chris Park chats to The legendary Searchers

Canal St Online spoke to the only original member, John McNally, as he and the rest of the band embark on the Farewell Tour.

Published: Wed, 30 Jan 2019

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Jerry Springer - The Opera heads to Manchester's Hope Mill Theatre

Jerry Springer - The Opera heads to Manchester's Hope Mill Theatre

Returning after 15 years for a summer 2019 run from newly formed production company Northern Ricochet.

Published: Wed, 30 Jan 2019

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An audience with Stephen Schwartz at Hope Mill

An audience with Stephen Schwartz at Hope Mill

An evening with Stephen Schwartz

Published: Tue, 29 Jan 2019

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Euphoria Dublin comes to Sub 101 Manchester

Euphoria Dublin comes to Sub 101 Manchester

Euphoria Dublin, Ireland’s leading International Circuit Party brand visits the Cruz 101 as part of its Celtic Warriors World Tour 2018/19.

Published: Mon, 28 Jan 2019

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Miles Jupp & James Kettle Q&A

Miles Jupp & James Kettle Q&A

We talk to the star and writer of The Life I Lead, the new play about the incredible life of Mary Poppins actor David Tomlinson

Published: Tue, 22 Jan 2019

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Salford Pride team up with Seven Bro7hers

Salford Pride team up with Seven Bro7hers

Salford Pride have partnered with Seven Bro7hers Brewery to create a #PrideBeer

Published: Tue, 22 Jan 2019

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Supernature returns for 2019

Supernature returns for 2019

Published: Tue, 22 Jan 2019

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Gypsy Queen heads to Moss Side Boxing Club

Gypsy Queen heads to Moss Side Boxing Club

Rob Ward’s acclaimed tale of love and boxing

Published: Tue, 22 Jan 2019

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Queer Contact Festival Weekender 2019

Queer Contact Festival Weekender 2019

Details of this year’s LGBTQ+ Arts and Culture celebration

Published: Tue, 22 Jan 2019

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Kath Wilkinson looks at how to resolve your finances for 2019

Kath Wilkinson looks at how to resolve your finances for 2019

Will you stick to your resolutions for 2019?

Published: Tue, 22 Jan 2019

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Push Festival LGBT line up for 2019

Push Festival LGBT line up for 2019

This years Push Festival again includes several pieces of LGBT interest.

Published: Tue, 22 Jan 2019

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Tom Daley and RUPaul top UK's favourite LGBT +moments

Tom Daley and RUPaul top UK's favourite LGBT +moments

Survey Reveals How LGBT+ Culture Has Changed The Face Of Britain

Published: Tue, 22 Jan 2019

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See Alex Reid live in Manchester theatre production

See Alex Reid live in Manchester theatre production

CBB star Alex Reid joins the cast of Die Mommie Die at The Kings Arms Salford and we have a unique ticket offer for you here

Published: Tue, 22 Jan 2019

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Its Mayfield.Big news from Manchester Pride for 2019

Its Mayfield.Big news from Manchester Pride for 2019

Mayfield has just been announced as the new site for the brand new Pride Live

Published: Thu, 10 Jan 2019

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Scott Capurro goes deep in 2019

Scott Capurro goes deep in 2019

Scott Capurro returns to Manchester early in 2019

Published: Thu, 27 Dec 2018

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Holiday Inn Express wedding event 2019

Holiday Inn Express wedding event 2019

A Wedding That’s Yours at Holiday Inn Express

Published: Fri, 21 Dec 2018

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Trixie Mattel - Skinny Legend tour 2019

Trixie Mattel - Skinny Legend tour 2019

Trixie returns to Manchester in early 2019

Published: Fri, 21 Dec 2018

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It might be lonely this Xmas?

It might be lonely this Xmas?

James Cunningham looks at the impact of the festives on family

Published: Thu, 20 Dec 2018

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Cruz 101 at NYE 2018/19

Cruz 101 at NYE 2018/19

Join Cruz101 for a night of Pop, Chart, RnB & Commercial House provided by the UKs hottest DJs!

Published: Thu, 20 Dec 2018

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Kelly Wilde at Churchills

Kelly Wilde at Churchills

LGBT favourite Kelly Wilde is to play live at Churchills this weekend

Published: Thu, 20 Dec 2018

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Research project on gay migration and HIV-status is recruiting participants

Research project on gay migration and HIV-status is recruiting participants

University of Leicester seeking HIV-positive gay/bi/queer/MSM men needed for new research study

Published: Thu, 20 Dec 2018

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Adam Brady chats about what Kampus will be bringing to the village

Adam Brady chats about what Kampus will be bringing to the village

KAMPUS will be made in its own image, tastes and attitude.

Published: Thu, 13 Dec 2018

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Bollox & Pop Curious are joining forces again

Bollox & Pop Curious are joining forces again

Two of Manchester's LGBT clubbing supremos join forces again

Published: Thu, 13 Dec 2018

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Celebrate Queer Xmas with the Sunday Boys

Celebrate Queer Xmas with the Sunday Boys

Join The Sunday Boys for an evening of music, singing and reflection

Published: Thu, 13 Dec 2018

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LGBT foundation partner for Soho Angels

LGBT foundation partner for Soho Angels

Westminster City Council and LGBT Foundation are partnering on this new night time safety initiative

Published: Thu, 13 Dec 2018

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LGBT International Powerlifting Championships in Summer 2019

LGBT International Powerlifting Championships in Summer 2019

Blackpool to host LGBT International Powerlifting Cmapionships 2019 and 2020

Published: Thu, 13 Dec 2018

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Rod Tame and Mr B, the Gentleman Rhymer

Rod Tame and Mr B, the Gentleman Rhymer

Manchester stage appointment for local Dr Who legend

Published: Thu, 13 Dec 2018

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Gtr Mcr Fringe opens The Hive with funding for new writers

Gtr Mcr Fringe opens The Hive with funding for new writers

Greater Manchester Fringe has opened a brand-new curated branch of the fringe called The Hive for new writers and performers for next year’s festival.

Published: Mon, 10 Dec 2018

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Festive Qwerk

Festive Qwerk

Qwerk Christmas Jumper

Published: Mon, 10 Dec 2018

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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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