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Coffee Morning and Plant Sale

CHEADLE HULME GARDEN SOCIETY Coffee Morning and Plant Sale, Books, Jigsaws, Cakes, Cards, Raffle Admission £1... See more >
Parish Rooms, Church Road, Cheadle Hulme SK8 7JB
Sat 25 May

Talk on Foraging in the Wild

David Winnard will be given a talk on 'Foraging in the Wild'. He is a respected forager and naturalist in..... See more >
Parish Rooms, Church Road, Cheadle Hulme SK8 7JB
Fri 14 Jun

The Nightingales

The Nightingales A sparkling showbiz comedy by Peter Quilter. Get transported into the life (and silk dressing gowns!) of a 1950s..... See more >
Altrincham Little Theatre, 17 Oxford Road, Altrincham WA14 2ED
Today to Sat 25 May
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FREE taster session with the Wilmslow Rock Choir

If you have ever wondered 'are there any community choirs near me?' then the answer is firmly yes!... See more >
Wilmslow Parish Hall, Cliff Road, Wilmslow SK9 4AA
Wed 12 Jun, Wed 26 Jun, Wed 3 Jul

Wilmslow Live

Wilmslow Live Wilmslow is gearing up for a host of fantastic live music performances, family-friendly activities and fabulous food... See more >
Bank Street SK9 1AN
Sat 25 May

DogFest Tatton Park

Dog lovers and anyone who just loves a fantastic day out, it’s time! DogFest is back and bursting with wonderful..... See more >
Tatton Park Tatton Park, Knutsford , UK WA16 6SG
Sat 15 Jun and Sun 16 Jun

Spring Steamings at Bolton Steam Museum

Volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society have rescued and restored 30 old stationary steam engines - some of... See more >
Bolton Steam Museum, Morningto Road, off Chorley Old Road, Bolton BL1 4EU
Sun 26 May and Mon 27 May

166 Higher Lane - Open Garden for NGS

166 Higher Lane - Open Garden for NGS Garden plot 110'x 80' on Whiteleggs Lane off Higher Lane with summerhouse and orangery. Habitats and..... See more >
166 Higher Lane, Lymm WA13 0RG
Sun 9 Jun

Jennifer Reid

Jennifer Reid is a superb singer, who researches and performs nineteenth century Lancashire dialect and Victorian... See more >
Glossop Labour Club SK13 8AT
Sat 8 Jun

10 Statham Avenue - Open Garden for NGS

10 Statham Avenue - Open Garden for NGS Beautifully structured ¼ acre south facing terraced garden rising to the Bridgewater towpath. Hazel arch opens to clay..... See more >
10 Statham Avenue, Lymm WA13 9NH
Sat 1 Jun, Sun 2 Jun, Wed 19 Jun

Drake Carr - Open Garden for NGS

Drake Carr - Open Garden for NGS ½ acre cottage garden in beautiful rural setting with natural stream running into wildlife pond with many native... See more >
Drake Carr, Higher Disley SK12 2AN
Sat 8 Jun and Sun 9 Jun

Laskey Farm - Open Garden for NGS

Laskey Farm - Open Garden for NGS 1½ acre garden inc herbaceous and rose borders, vegetable area, a greenhouse, parterre and a maze showcasing grasses... See more >
Laskey Farm, Warrington WA4 2TF
Sun 26 May, Mon 27 May

Swineyard Hall - Open Garden for NGS

Swineyard Hall - Open Garden for NGS The gardens extend to 2 acres inc the Moat, listed as a national monument dating back to C13. Our priorities with this..... See more >
Swineyard Hall, Knutsford WA16 0RY
Sun 16 Jun

Live at St Wilfrids

A concert by Dolce Strings, playing modern and classical music on acoustic instruments. Parking is available and..... See more >
St Wilfrids Church ... GRAPPENHALL WA4 3EP
Thu 13 Jun

60 Kennedy Avenue - Open Garden for NGS

60 Kennedy Avenue - Open Garden for NGS Small suburban garden which certainly packs a punch. The main part of the garden features herbaceous borders..... See more >
60 Kennedy Avenue, Macclesfield SK10 3DE
Sun 9 Jun

Things to do around Manchester

Here are some delightful activities for a day out in Manchester, a vibrant city in the north-west of England:

1. Take a Football Stadium Tour:
- Football is life in Manchester! Whether you're a red or a blue, both Manchester United and Manchester City offer stadium tours. Explore the changing rooms, marvel at the pitch, and see the collections of trophies acquired over the years. At Old Trafford, there's even an onsite museum where you can learn about the history of Manchester United's legends. If you're a City fan, book a tour of Etihad Stadium to discover the history and triumphs of Manchester City.

2. Tour Manchester Art Gallery:
- Located in the city center, Manchester Art Gallery houses over 12,500 works of art. Lose yourself among world-class paintings, sculptures, and photographs in both permanent and temporary exhibits.

3. Explore the Northern Quarter:
- Wander through the Northern Quarter, known for its independent boutiques, street art, and trendy cafés. Discover quirky shops, vintage stores, and hidden gems. Don't miss the vibrant atmosphere and unique character of this creative neighborhood.

4. Visit the Science and Industry Museum:
- Learn about revolutionary inventions and Manchester's industrial heritage at the Science and Industry Museum. Explore interactive exhibits, vintage machinery, and historical artifacts. It's a fascinating journey through time and innovation.

5. Enjoy Live Music and Nightlife:
- Manchester is renowned for its music scene. Check out live gigs at iconic venues like Albert Hall, Band on the Wall, or Night & Day Café. After dark, explore the city's diverse bars, pubs, and clubs for a memorable night out.

6. Discover Manchester Cathedral:
- Visit Manchester Cathedral, a historic gem with stunning architecture. Attend a service, admire the stained glass windows, and explore the peaceful cloisters. Don't forget to step outside and enjoy the serene gardens.

7. Explore the Whitworth Art Gallery:
- The Whitworth Art Gallery offers a mix of contemporary and historic art. Wander through its beautiful park setting, enjoy the exhibitions, and relax by the lakeside.

8. Indulge in Food and Drink:
- Manchester boasts a diverse culinary scene. Try local delicacies at the Arndale Market, savor international cuisine in the Chinatown, or enjoy a traditional pub lunch. Don't forget to sample a Manchester tart or a Bury black pudding.

Remember, Manchester has something for everyone – from art and history to music and nightlife!