The University of Manchester announces bicentenary festival plans
The University of Manchester’s bicentenary is to be marked by the “Universally Manchester Festival,” showcasing student creativity and highlighting the past, present, and future of the University
Preview: Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme arrives at HOME Cinema
The 20th edition of the JFTFP promises to bring the wonderful, varied world of Japanese cinema to Manchester. We chat with festival director Junko Takekawa as she discusses the unique films on the programme
Louder Than Words 2023: Celebration of music literature returns to Manchester
In its 11th year, the music-themed literary festival proved to be a triumphant success with a star-studded line-up
Christmas begins here: Save the date for Manchester’s Vegan Christmas Festival
The highly anticipated Vegan Christmas Festival makes its way to Manchester this November, and will be home to a variety of vendors and talks about sustainability
Preview: Leeds International Film Festival | LIFF 2023
Manchester’s little brother in the North Leeds is home to one of the UK’s largest film festivals with its latest edition spanning over two weeks this November
Parklife Festival 2023: Listen you hear that?
Parklife review: The festival weekend’s success demonstrates the modern mantra of the ‘death of the genre’ and re-ignites the appetite for connection through live music.
Shubbak Festival comes to The Lowry for two Arabian Nights
Shubbak Festival, the UK’s largest celebration of contemporary Arab arts and cultures, expands beyond London with two touring shows visiting The Lowry
Lytham Festival 2023: Lionel Richie, Def Leppard and lots more
Lytham Festival 2023 is headlined by Jamiroquai, George Ezra, Sting, Lionel Richie, and Def Leppard and Mötley Crüe, with special guests including Blondie, Gabrielle and Kim Wilde
2000 Trees festival 2023: Everything you need to know
2000 Trees festival promises an amazing weekend of rock and alternative music. Here is everything you need to know about the festival and who to check out once you’re there!
Live review: Arlo Parks and The Big Moon entertain at BBC Radio 6 Music Festival
After relocating to Manchester, BBC Radio 6 Music Festival closes on a high, with performances from Arlo Parks and The Big Moon
Live review: 90s Baby POP at AO Arena
90s Baby POP has been touring the UK but the main event took place at Manchester’s AO Arena – with 18 throwback artists that brought cheesy music, naughty moves and an abundance of nostalgia
Leeds Festival 2022: Women rule most diverse line-up to date
Leeds Festival invited six headliners: Arctic Monkeys, The 1975, Dave, Megan Thee Stallion, Halsey, and Bring Me The Horizon to perform to sold out crowds over the August bank holiday weekend.