Irish Trad: The Ambience of St Paddy’s Day
Droplets of Guinness, the hubbub of laughter and the sweet melodies of the Irish Trad musicians float through the air on St Patrick’s Day
Top 10 Manchester City Centre Pubs
Pub aficionados Freddie Moss, James Stanley, and Jack Birtles take us on their ultimate pub crawl around Manchester. Read on for the best ales, lagers, and spirits in town – ranked from 10 to 1.
Survey shows which politicans students would share a pint with
What would a night at the local look like with the class of 2019’s politicians? A Nido Student study finds out who we like to drink with and who can get it down in eight
Review: The Bar
Kate Fawcett reviews the recently re-branded ‘The Bar’, which has managed to retain the essence of The Font, with its famous cheap cocktails and freshly made food
An ode to The Font
Laura Swain writes in memory of The Font, Fallowfield. A versatile café, bar and pub with great food and the famous £2 cocktails. It will be sorely missed.
Artefact of the Week: Hardy’s Well
Bella Jewell delves deeper into the history and significance of Hardy’s Well: the soon-to-be lost home to Lemn Sissay’s first Landmark Poem, and the hub of a community
Preview: Pint of Science Festival returns to Manchester
The annual Pint of Science Festival is back again from the 15th–17th May, bringing together the wonders of science and the comfort (and beer!) of Manchester’s best bars and clubs
Pub of The Week: The Beagle
Sam and Chaz check out the food and well as the beerin this recently revamped Chorlton pub.
Pub of the Week: The Dog and Patridge
Sam Joyce and Charlie Filmer-Court review East Didsbury’s The Dog and Partridge—a quaint pub with a fantastic atmosphere
Pub of the Week: The Railway, Didsbury
Sam Joyce and Charlie Filmer-Court review their Pub of the Week, The Railway in Didsbury
University spends £20,000 to build a pub
London South Bank University is using the bar as a psychology experiment
Surprise and delight at The Castle Hotel
Bad Language’s spoken word event takes an evening in the pub into a realm of uncertainty and suprise