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Manchester is only UK city vying for Europe’s best Christmas market

Manchester stands alone as the only British city with a chance to be crowned Europe’s Best Christmas Market as voting for 2017 opens

Photo: Sam Pigott

Manchester Christmas Markets: the Yorkshire pudding burrito

The entire contents of a Christmas dinner wrapped up in a Yorkshire pudding… what is not to love!

Photo: Charlie Spargo

Christmas markets: La Cuisine Provençale

“If you ever feel like the German part of the Markets has got a little bit too much, get yourself to the calmer part on King Street”

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Festive season shopping got you frazzled?

If Christmas shopping fills you with dread and you’re left wanting to curl up under a blanket at the mere thought of braving the Arndale in December, we have the ultimate guide to avoiding shopping list related stress this year

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Happy holidays – where to get away this winter

Dashing through the snow? Here’s some top travel tips to ensure you have the happiest holidays this Christmas

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Sport in the City: Manchester’s outdoor Curling lanes

There’s more to sport in Manchester than City and United: this week we highlight Manchester’s outdoor Curling lanes

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Christmas markets evacuated in “stupid and silly” hoax bomb scare

A 19-year-old man remains in custody for claiming a ‘package’ had been left in the Albert Square Christmas markets

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Lend your voice to fight breast cancer this Christmas

Love singing? Hate breast cancer? Get festive and join the first annual Breast Cancer Care Choir in collaboration with students across Greater Manchester