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At home rapid HIV tests
The UK's largest retailer has just launched at home rapid test kits for HIV
JOCK Manchester Hosts New Year's Day XXX Party: A Clubbing and Cruising Extravaganza
JOCK Manchester is set to redefine New Year's Day celebrations with its upcoming XXX Party at AREA MANCHESTER. On January 1, 2024,
An evening with The Vivienne
New Century Manchester is the location for The Vivienne live gig next May
GM Fringe festival 2024 launches
The 14th year for this career launch pad for writers, performers and directors.
Alcohol free bar, Love From, announces upcoming festive collabs with General Stores and Feel Good Club
Their jam-packed Christmas calendar follows the hugely successful residency at Kampus MCR this Autumn - and they are set to return in January 2024
Tranuary Festival 2024
A festival uniquely crafted by and for the trans community
Lady Bushra and Misty Chance, two of the brightest stars in Manchester’s LGBTQ+ drag scene, take centre stage
Manchester Drag Sensations Lady Bushra And Misty Chance Shine Bright In Eight-freestyle's Cinderella
Village Action Forum
An update from the recent forum to discuss matters affecting the Gay Village
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Canal St and the Gay Village
Welcome to the World Famous Canal Street Manchester, home of the original 'Queer as Folk' and more recently It's a Sin
It is recognised as the UK's LGBT centre, outside of London. The Gay Village is home to many annual events, such as Sparkle the Trans Festival, the Bears Bash and The Skins Weekend. The regions thriving Lesbian community is also centred in the Gay Village, with established venues like Vanilla serving the Women's scene.
Manchester Pride, the UK's most successful Annual Pride event, with tens of thousands attending the celebrations. Manchester's LGBT Sports and social groups are a major feature of daily life regularly attracting visitors from all over the World. Non LGBT are also welcome. Respect should be shown at all times.
Canal St looks forward to welcoming you all!
Canal St VIP Card - Only £18 per year
With over 100 Exclusive Offers the Canal-St VIP Card is an essential bonus for your lifestyle whether you live in or are just visiting Manchester.
Your VIP Card delivers fantastic discounts and offers in over 100 venues in Manchester, LGBT venues, lifestyle, products and services.
Becoming a member of the Canal-St Card gives you the opportunity to live the lifestyle you love for less and potentially saving you hundreds of pounds for a whole year.
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Your Manchester Season 6
Welcome to the latest episode of Your Manchester , in which we bring you the most recent news in art, culture, and entertainment! Belinda brings a warm, personal touch to the live coverage from The Lowry's 'Life of Pi' premiere. She's chatting with excited guests, including 'Coronation Street' stars, celebrating this festive highlight at Salford's treasured theatre."
Canal St Reviews
Peter Pan at Stockport Plaza: A Cracking Festive Show
Brief Encounter at the Royal Exchange
An enduring classic reimagined
Aladdin at Bury Met
An unforgettable experience for everyone.
'Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World' Lights Up The Lowry
Musical review: The Lowry's inspiring show celebrates history's great women. A must-see for families and rights enthusiasts. Runs until Jan 7.