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Cloudwater And Friends Good Ideas Beers From Minority Owned Breweries

Queer beer, cheesy balls, half price noodz - Bitesize food and drink news

Plus keggerated beer, Aperol spritz and some new openings

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Seven days in Manchester: The highest city in the UK?

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COVID-19 update: 'Go out, enjoy yourself but maintain the rules'

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Six By Nico reveals top new menu for indoor dining's May return

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Candidates for the next Mayor of Greater Manchester have been announced

Who will get your vote on 6 May and what are the mayor's powers?

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Hashtag MCR: Free cocktails, awesome roads, smizing

Plus lemon meringue cookies and a bao with the wow factor

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The Manchester businesses left behind on 12 April

Some pubs and restaurants are not able to reopen in April, what about them?

A Cold Glass Of Wine In An Outdoor Beer Garden At Freight Island

What do you need to know about going to the pub this week?

Masks, apps, the rule of six - oh and don't be a dick

We Love Mcr Charity Run Landmarks 10 K Vimto Statue

Fall in love with Manchester all over again with this 10k run

Enter We Love MCRs 10k Run and win up to £200 to spend on eating out

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Confidentials say Hello to HelloFresh

We put the meal subscription service to the Confidentials taste test

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Lockdown meal kit review - Simon Rogan at Home

What do you get from the Michelin-starred chef, how much is it and how easy...

Eat Well Manchester Lockdown Meal Kit Breakfast

Lockdown cook-at-home review – Eat Well MCR marketplace

What do you get from the independent marketplace, how much is it and how easy...

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Lockdown cook-at-home box review - At Home by Mark Birchall

What do you get from the Moor Hall chef, how much is it and how...

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Lockdown review - Northcote Gourmet Boxes

What do you get, how much is it and how easy to prepare?

2020 11 19 Home X Home By Nico

Test Kitchen – HOME-X, Home by Nico, Bangkok menu box

Is this one of the best value cook at home boxes on the market?

2020 11 16 Rosas Diy Pad Thai Kit Finished Dish

Test Kitchen – Rosa's Thai Café DIY Pad Thai kits

What do you get, how much is it and how easy to prepare?

2020 10 27 Pack Horse Exterior

‘A top-drawer dish with truly fabulous ingredients’ - The Pack Horse, Hayfield, reviewed

Gordo enjoys a substantial pub meal well worth travelling for

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'Not one note is out of tune' - Tine @ Blossom Street Social, Ancoats, reviewed

Kelly Bishop enjoys a long lunch of walnut witchcraft, hogget and baked beer

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Top things to do in Manchester: April 2021

Drive-in festivals, the return of Queer Contact and a ‘Last Big Night In’

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Manchester's top ten secret beery sun spots

Jake Ogden shows you his favourite lesser known beer gardens

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We talk to the founder of Manchester's original loaded croissantier, Saint Croissants

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Travel

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Travel: Buxton Crescent Spa Hotel – we test the waters

After a £70million, 17-years in the making renovation, Neil Sowerby finds himself in pampered heaven

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Travel: Griffon Forest Lodges nr York - Twilight in a wooded wonderland

Badgers help make the perfect rustic holiday for Neil Sowerby

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Victorian House Hotel - Grasmere’s newest Boutique bolthole

An amazing find with a secret Shepherd’s Hut, riverside garden and stargazer rooms

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Stay in Grasmere, Cumbria – Rothay Garden Hotel

Deanna Thomas heads up to the lakes for a family-friendly, dog-friendly trip

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South African goodies on the rear terrace – half-price Monday to Thursday

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Win a family HelloFresh box for four

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