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Curry Mile Manchester

The Curry Mile Manchester is the nickname given to a stretch of Wilmslow Road that runs through the centre of Rusholme in Manchester.  It has earned the name Curry Mile due to the high proportion of Asian restaurants and takeaways … Continue reading

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Manchester Christmas Markets 2012

The 17th of November will see the launch of Manchester Christmas Markets 2012.  During the run up to Christmas 2012, the city centre streets of Manchester will be transformed in to a Christmas wonderland.  No trip to Manchester is complete during … Continue reading

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Things To Do In Manchester For Kids

If you are looking for things to do in Manchester for kids and require some inspirational ideas check out the definitive list of suggestions below. The city is a great location for a family break so parents will struggle to … Continue reading

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Urbis Manchester

Urbis Manchester is situated in Cathedral Gardens close to Manchester Cathedral and Victoria Station.  It opened on 27th June 2002 as part of the renewal of Exchange Square known as the Millennium Project.  It received £30 million from the Millennium … Continue reading

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Trafford Centre Manchester

The Trafford Centre Manchester opened in September 1998 and is the highest valued shopping centre in the UK at £1.65 billion.  It is currently the UK’s second largest shopping centre with plans to make it the largest.  It is situated … Continue reading

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Etihad Stadium Manchester

The Etihad Stadium Manchester which is also known as Eastlands and was formerly the City Of Manchester Stadium, is the home of the newly crowned Premier League champion Manchester City Football Club.  It was built for the 2002 Commonwealth Games … Continue reading

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Old Trafford Manchester

Whether you know it as Theatre of Dreams or simply the home of one of the world’s most famous football teams, Manchester United, Old Trafford Manchester is a must-see destination for all sports fans visiting Manchester.  Situated in Stretford in … Continue reading

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Museum of Science and Industry Manchester

The Museum of Science and Industry Manchester, or MOSI for short, occupies the former Liverpool Road Station, one of Manchester’s most historically significant sites.  It’s a particularly fitting venue for such an important museum since Liverpool Road Station was the … Continue reading

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MEN Arena Manchester

The MEN Arena Manchester, situated in the north of the city centre, is the biggest indoor arena in Europe. Its capacity is 21,000, which puts it just in front of the O2 Arena in London’s Docklands.  It is one of … Continue reading

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Manchester Museum

The Manchester Museum is situated on Oxford Road in the middle of the University of Manchester’s neo-Gothic buildings.  The museum is owned by the university and is open to the public as well as serving as an academic research resource. … Continue reading

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