The City Life Guide to Manchester

A full guide to everything on offer in Manchester, from tickets to the Stretford End to the curry houses of Rusholme to the chromium bars of Manchester’s Gay Village to Jazz festivals, museums, theatre, cinema shopping and the full run down on the unique Manchester sound of clubs and jive joints.

And if that were not enough there is advice on how to get out and enjoy the fantastic surrounding countryside from the Peak District to the Lake District and Forest of Bowland, and where to go and what to see throughout the North West from the sporting cities of Liverpool and Wigan, arts and crafts in Chester, the old mill towns of West Yorkshire and the pure fun of Blackpool and Southport on the Lancashire coast. Manchester has a renwed transport system and is now at the hub of a diverse and vigorous North West – this is only authentic guide to the Manchester scene.