Craft beer bars, pubs and brewtaps to visit if you're choosing Tryanuary over Dry January  Manchester Evening News

January's a notoriously tough month for Manchester's breweries, bars and pubs - Tryanuary aims to give them a boost.


All these drinks have been axed by Wetherspoons - because of Brexit  Manchester Evening News

Brexit-backing boss Tim Martin is making more changes to the Wetherspoons menu.


Tom Kerridge is bringing Pub in the Park festival back to Knutsford this summer  Manchester Evening News

Tom Kerridge is taking the nation's best pubs on the road again this summer, adding even more dates to his touring Pub in the Park festival. The family-friendly ...


The Trafford food outlets with hygiene ratings of five  Messenger Newspapers

Trafford restaurants, pubs, cafes, takeaways and hotels with a food hygiene rating of five according to the Food Standards Agency as of January 17:


Huddersfield v City: Supporter information  Manchester City FC

Important *service* information ahead of our away fixture against Huddersfield on Sunday 20 January, 1.30pm kick-off.


Nostalgia: Remembering the days of Furness pub outings  NW Evening Mail

REGULARS at traditional Barrow pubs would look forward to a summer outing by bus.


The Bury food outlets with a five food hygiene rating  Bury Times

Bury restaurants, pubs, cafes, takeaways and hotels with a food hygiene rating of five according to the Food Standards Agency as of January 17:


Wetherspoon Brexit boss spoke to punters in Manchester - it got tense  Manchester Evening News

'He clearly thinks that his customers are all Brexit-leaning and look up to him as an idol, so I think he expected to find an echo chamber'


The Ivy fire: Specialist team are investigating why shocking blaze broke out at the restaurant  Manchester Evening News

The investigation team are checking to see if lessons can be learned for other establishments.


How you can get a free pint of beer this January  Manchester Evening News

There are numerous pubs around Manchester offering free beer this January and all you need to do is visit the Great British Pubs website.


How Paul Massey's desire to mix with new breed of gangsters 'cost him his life'  Liverpool Echo

Paul Massey's desire to re-live his glory days of the 1990s by associating with a new generation of violent criminals cost him his life, it has been claimed.


How the Northern Quarter's Swan Street got its cool back  Manchester Evening News

It's a grey, icy cold January afternoon. The buzz of the Northern Quarter's bars and pubs is behind me, replaced by the buzz of a hundred car engines crawling ...


Cuban restaurant in Manchester told to take down Che Guevara flag  Daily Mail

The owners of a Cuban restaurant have accused the police of 'political censorship' after an officer gave them a dressing down over their flag of left-wing pin-up ...


New lease of life could await former pubs  Rochdale Online

Rochdale has lost nearly half its pubs since the turn of the century, but a new at lease of life could await two former...


Manchester's most romantic restaurants for Valentine's Day 2019  Manchester Evening News

Candlelight, sharing plates and oysters galore - Valentine's Day is coming.


The £14 cauliflower steak: is this the cost of vegan cooking being taken seriously?  The Guardian

Young's pub chain caused uproar for charging the same for cauliflower steaks as for Aberdeen Angus – but this may be the price we pay for creativity in ...


Steve Anglesey's Brex factor: Stormy Wetherspoons boss Tim Martin on tour | Latest Brexit news and top stories  The New European

STEVE ANGLESEY's Brex Factor on Wetherspoon's boss Tim Martin.


Which sports will boost profits in 2019?  MorningAdvertiser.co.uk

With pubs facing an uphill struggle in matching sales figures from the 2018 Russia World Cup, The Morning Advertiser asks which emerging sports will help ...


The town that's lost nearly half its pubs since 2001  Manchester Evening News

More than 100 boozers have called last orders in Rochdale since 2001.


Match Preview: Manchester United v Brighton  We Are Brighton

The Premier League fixture computer hasn't been particularly kind to Brighton and Hove Albion with it's selection of games to kick off 2019. A week ago it was ...


The rise and fall of Manchester's council estate pubs  Manchester Evening News

From 'the toughest pub in Britain' to the boozer that's diversifying. Is there any future in the 'flat roof pub'?


Eight autumn walks with pub stops in easy reach of Manchester  Manchester Evening News

Getting out of the city and into the countryside is always a breath of *fresh* air at the weekends, particularly as the seasons change. We're lucky to have some ...


In full: What the judge told Paul Massey's killer as he sent him down  Manchester Evening News

Mark Fellows, 38, was told by Mr Justice William Davis that he has 'never had to deal with a contract killer of your kind before' as the judge sent him down for the ...


The best waterside pubs and bars in Greater Manchester  Manchester Evening News

Unwind next to one of the region's waterways and enjoy the weekend sun.


CityLife Awards 2019 - vote for Manchester's best pub  Manchester Evening News

The Pilcrow, The Bay Horse Tavern, The Smithfield Market Tavern, The Marble Arch, and Reasons to be Cheerful are all nominated - where's your favourite?


Pubs were once part of the community. A place where everyone went to drink and meet. So why have so many closed down?  Manchester Evening News

Back in the day Longsight was full of pubs - more than 30 boozers were strung along the A6 Stockport Road and most of them would be packed with working folk ...


This Rochdale pub has been named among the best in Britain - we visited to find out why  Manchester Evening News

The Flying Horse in Rochdale is one of 16 finalists in CAMRA's National Pub of the Year competition.


This is how Manchester's Wetherspoon pubs measure up on TripAdvisor  Manchester Evening News

Which is the best Wetherspoon pub in Manchester? TripAdvisor rates them all.


Fancy ringing last orders? These Greater Manchester pubs are up for grabs - and could be yours  Manchester Evening News

From traditional boozers to an American BBQ bar, there are a variety of venues on the market.


Will pubs near the Etihad be open after the Manchester derby? Policing plans revealed for City v United  Manchester Evening News

GMP, City and United urge fans to arrive early with a minute's silence to be held before the match on Remembrance Sunday whilst police reveal their stance on ...


Here's what you can get at Wetherspoon pubs this Christmas  Manchester Evening News

Bringing back the classic prawn cocktail to their small plates options, Wetherspoons has added a dash of prosecco because why not?


We found these amazing pictures of Manchester pubs in the 1960s and 1970s  Manchester Evening News

Some have gone and some remain - but these pictures show the way the city has changed in the last 60 years.


Eerie footage appears to show shadowy figure behind bar at pub named among UK's 'most haunted'  Manchester Evening News

Terrifying CCTV footage of a shadowy figure behind the bar was captured at Ye Olde Man and Scythe, now it has been named one of the most haunted pubs in ...


Thieves are sneaking into empty staff rooms in hospitals and pubs, police say  Manchester Evening News

Police in Rochdale have issued a warning following a series of thefts.


Where are the cheapest pints in Manchester?  Manchester Evening News

There's nothing better than searching out a great value pint to make that pub journey even sweeter.


Wetherspoons are about to get serious on banning dogs from their pubs  Manchester Evening News

A dog might be man's best friend, but he definitely won't be able to take him with him for a pint at Spoons soon.


The 50 best UK pubs | Travel  The Guardian

The pub is a great British invention. Here, experts pick their favourites for Sunday lunch, picturesque settings, craft beer, history and more. All (but one) are child- ...


Tom Kerridge on Manchester's restaurant scene, Michelin stars, and the beauty of British pubs  Manchester Evening News

Ahead of his Pub in the Park event in Knutsford, two-Michelin star celebrity chef Tom Kerridge praises the north west's food scene.


More than 25% of UK pubs have closed since 2001  The Guardian

More than a quarter of Britain's pubs have closed their doors since the turn of the millennium, according to “shocking” official figures that have prompted *fresh* ...


Seven things to look forward to at Tom Kerridge's Pub in the Park festival in Knutsford this weekend  Manchester Evening News

The food-focused festival, created by Tom Kerridge, will take place in Knutsford over three days.


The Top Dog Friendly Pubs in Manchester  About Manchester

With Autumn upon us and winter fast approaching, it's time to pull out the raincoat, put on the wellies and go for a nice winter walk. But what walk is complete ...


Pubs near Castlefield Bowl ahead of Wednesday's big World Cup screening  Manchester Evening News

England play Croatia on Wednesday night, with a big screen up at Castlefield Bowl. Here's where to grab a pint first.


Popular Denver soccer bar Three Lions Pub on East Colfax closes for rebranding  The Denver Post

Drew Suggs (L) and Brady Cervuti cheer on the USA during pregame as fans gather at The Three Lions on July 1, 2014, to watch the United States take on ...


The Manchester mural tucked away in the roof garden of a city centre pub - and THIS one's not just the same old faces  Manchester Evening News

The artwork has been installed at the Old Nags Head after a mural by new restaurant 20 Stories proved controversial.


Teenage musician Callum Spencer to launch new songs with concert in Skipton  Craven Herald

TEENAGE singer-songwriter Callum Spencer will headline a gig in Skipton to launch his debut EP on February 1.


The Parlour bar in Chorlton closes down  Manchester Evening News

Owners of the Beech Road venue said they took the decision with 'a very heavy heart'


Ancoats pub The Shamrock to close after more than 200 years  Manchester Evening News

Lamenting the loss, landlord Gerry Ellis posted 'Looks like we will be moving out and the developers will be moving in'


Dogs banned from all Wetherspoons pubs from today  Manchester Evening News

The chain said it would be "strictly enforcing" a nationwide ban on man's best friend because they say canines are unpredictable, scary and cause too much ...


There's a job where you can be paid £500 to drink beer at your local pub  Manchester Evening News

They also mention that the winner should know their ales, be a pub quiz pro and go the extra mile in any pub sports tournaments.


It's tucked away in the Arndale but this tiny bar is buzzing - what's the secret of its success?  Manchester Evening News

The MicroBar has been serving weary shoppers and a loyal band of regulars for more than a decade - but loads of people still don't realise it's there.


Popworld Manchester to open after £430,000 investment  MorningAdvertiser.co.uk

The latest branch of Stonegate Pub Company's club chain Popworld will open in Manchester on 24 August. Since opening its first site in Southampton in 2014, ...


Former Manchester United head chef and nutritionist to run refurbed Inglenook site  MorningAdvertiser.co.uk

Work has begun on a £270,000 refurbishment of The Crown at Alrewas in Staffordshire after Inglenook Inns & Taverns signed a substantive lease with Star Pubs ...


Man City fans told which Wembley pubs to head for before the Community Shield  Manchester Evening News

Police in north London have produced a list of boozers which will be open to Man City supporters in the build-up to Sunday's curtain raiser.


Parklife 2018: Pubs near Heaton Park for a pre or post festival pint  Manchester Evening News

Parklife 2018 is this weekend in Heaton Park and there are many pubs you can visit for grub, a relaxing pint, or an after party - there's somewhere for you on this ...


Wetherspoons wants to close its Trafford Centre pub because it makes no money  Manchester Evening News

Pub chain boss Tim Martin branded Trafford an 'epicentre of retail insanity' after a massive hike doubled its rent at the centre.


The best-preserved pubs in Manchester where time stands still  Manchester Evening News

CAMRA's Real Heritage Pubs of the North West singles out pubs that have remained unchanged or have 'features of truly national historic importance'


Drinkers at a pub were stunned after Liam Gallagher popped in for his Sunday lunch  Manchester Evening News

The former Oasis frontman popped into the Crown Inn in Staffordshire as he headed back to London on Sunday - the day after his Emirates Old Trafford show.


Derelict south Manchester pub to be turned into three storey homes  Manchester Evening News

The Old House at Home Pub on Burton Road, Didsbury was acquired by developers Britannia Group earlier this year.


Manchester United fans have been allocated these pubs before the FA Cup final  Manchester Evening News

All the information for Man Utd fans travelling to Wembley for the FA Cup final against Chelsea.


Review: Michelin stars and music stars assemble for Tom Kerridge's Pub in the Park festival  Manchester Evening News

Tom Odell and Sophie Ellis-Bextor were among the performers at chef Tom Kerridge's food and music festival Pub in the Park.


Former Manchester United head chef takes over village pub near Burton  Staffordshire Live

Former Manchester United head chef Andrew Widdas, who once cooked for the likes of Wayne Rooney, Ryan Giggs and Cristiano Ronaldo, is bringing his ...


Flying Horse judged Greater Manchester's Pub of the Year  Rochdale Online

The Flying Horse has been judged Greater Manchester's Pub of the Year by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA).


Manchester's best restaurants and bars according to the Manchester Food and Drink Festival Awards 2018  Manchester Evening News

The best restaurants and bars in Manchester have been recognised in the MFDF Awards 2018.


Salford pub The Broadway Inn that rose after the slum clearance is set to be demolished a second time  Manchester Evening News

Approval was given despite nine objections from residents.


DogBuddy search for most dog-friendly pub in the North West  Business Manchester

The search is on to find Britain's most dog-friendly pub as part of DogBuddy's third annual Dog-friendly Pub Awards and the competition is heating up! The North ...


'Poo bacteria found in ice and soft drinks' at string of chain pubs  Manchester Evening News

A BBC investigation has found ice and soft drinks served in a string of popular chain pubs 'contaminataed with faecal bacteria'. Environmental health experts say ...


Seven new Greater Manchester restaurants and bars to try in October  Manchester Evening News

Northern Monk opens its Manchester taproom, Ancoats welcomes the ambitious Mana and darts bar Flight Club takes aim at King Street.


Manchester derby 2018 - the best city centre sports bars showing the match  Manchester Evening News

Sports bars in Manchester where you can watch the United v City game.


North West bar operator receives £10m investment for new sites  MorningAdvertiser.co.uk

A North West bar group has received an investment of £10m to help them open new sites across the country. Mission Mars, which operates the Albert's Schloss ...


Man sent flowers to 18 pubs looking for woman who blocked him for persistently asking her out  Manchester Evening News

"It's either really creepy or really romantic. To send to two or three pubs then fair enough, but 18? Well that's just a bit much"


The pub landlord with a sideline as an executioner  Manchester Evening News

Albert Pierrepoint executed some of the most notorious villains of the 20th century - when he wasn't pulling pints.


Inside the 'Manchester United' pub that hosted City’s title celebrations  Goal.com

It was no surprise that several City players spent the evening in posh Manchester suburb Hale, but the traditional pub is hardly a typical VIP haunt.


15 old-school boozers you can still go to in Manchester  Manchester Evening News

With The Old Grapes and The Sir Ralph Abercromby facing closure, we look at the best of the rest of the city centre's traditional pubs.


Manchester pub offers £500 for pigs in blankets ‘taste-test’  Catering Today

A Manchester pub has announced it is searching for a taster for its pigs in blankets and has offered £500 as payment for taking the “taste-test”. The Oast House ...


Manchester pub Bay Horse Tavern launches bottomless brunch  Manchester Evening News

The revamped Northern Quarter boozer is ticking off another trend with its new weekend brunch offering.


Six cracking Manchester pubs we've loved and lost  Manchester Evening News

As the saying goes if you can remember drinking in any of these iconic boozers you probably weren't there....


How I went from a pub in Hulme to designing for Beyoncé  Manchester Evening News

'Bad boy of flowers' Phil John Perry styled Beyoncé's headgear for style bible Vogue.


Manchester City fans told which Wembley pubs to head for before Carabao Cup Final  Manchester Evening News

Police in north London have produced a list of boozers which will be open to Man City supporters in the build-up to Sunday's showpiece.


Manchester's most stunning pubs  Manchester Evening News

Enjoy the decor as well as the beers in these beautiful boozers.


Man fighting for his life with serious head injuries after 'vicious attack' outside Oldham pub  Manchester Evening News

'It is believed a large number of people came out of some of the bars and pubs on the road to witness the assault'


Paul Pogba and Manchester United Are Having Fun Again  The Ringer

Under interim manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, United have reeled off five straight wins and their best player finally looks like himself. But how long will the party ...


First look inside the refurbished Woodstock pub in West Didsbury  Manchester Evening News

The huge pub has been transformed with a first floor restaurant, gin garden, and stone-baked pizza oven.


The Manchester bars and coffee shops that won't let you pay with cash any more  Manchester Evening News

On the whole, cash just seemed to make no sense any more.”


Inside Stockport's new craft beer, gin and pizza bar Project 53  Manchester Evening News

Stockport's fledgling food and drink scene welcomes another newcomer this weekend as Mobberley Brewhouse opens its first taproom in the Market Place.


Manchester Pubs - News, views, gossip, pictures, video  Manchester Evening News

Looking for a traditional pub to enjoy a pint in or perhaps a whole route of pubs top make the perfect pub crawl? Manchester not only has all sorts of cask ales on ...


Greater Manchester pub named as one the UK's most haunted  About Manchester

As the fourth oldest pub in Britain, Bolton's Ye Olde Man and Scythe has a resident ghost, several spooky encounters, and some chilling CCTV footage. Founded ...


Manchester city centre's best pubs according to the Good Pub Guide 2017  Manchester Evening News

An old-school boozer recently taken over by a craft brewery and a branch of Wetherspoon's are two new Manchester entries in this year's Good Pub Guide.


Tom Parker Bowles and Olly Smith on the 100 best pubs in the UK  Daily Mail

What makes a cosy pub? For us, it's one with a roaring fire, comfy nooks to dwell in, ideally dogs welcome, great grub and a carefully chosen gathering of ales ...


Mum 'embarrassed' after cancer t-shirt falls foul of pub sportswear ban after Great Manchester Run  Manchester Evening News

A fundraiser was refused *service* at a pub after completing the Great Manchester Run - because her outfit including a cancer charity t-shirt counted as ...


Manchester has highest number of pubs and bars per head in region  Manchester Evening News

The area had 1279 licences that include provisions for alcohol to be consumed on the premises at March 31, 2016, a rate of 2.4 per 1000 people living in the ...


One of Salford's favourite pubs has closed - but what's next for it?  Manchester Evening News

The Crescent Pub has even played host to customers such as Marx and Engels, and was a favourite haunt of students and beer lovers alike.


Manchester's biggest pub and smallest bar - how do they measure up?  Manchester Evening News

Manchester boasts one of the UK's biggest pubs and Europe's smallest bar - both equally big on appeal to revellers.


The best no-nonsense pubs and bars in Manchester  iNews

Cocktails have their place on a night out, but the traditional, no-frills pub holds a timeless appeal. Here are the best in Manchester.


Empty pub plays 'Star-inn' role in creating affordable homes in Eccles  About Manchester

An Eccles pub which has stood empty for two years has been brought back to life and transformed into much-needed affordable homes. Last orders were called ...


Manchester's GAY bar becomes hate crime reporting centre  MorningAdvertiser.co.uk

One of Manchester's most famous LGBTQ+ club and bars has become a third-party hate crime reporting centre. The G-A-Y bar is the 50th venue to sign up for ...


OFM Awards 2018: Best Place to Drink – the runners-up  The Guardian

From experimental cocktails in Manchester to rum in Belfast – readers vote for their favourite watering holes.


These are the people who run some of Greater Manchester's best pubs  Manchester Evening News

These traditional boozers definitely won't serve your beer in a jam jar.


CityLife Awards 2018 - vote for best Manchester pub  Manchester Evening News

Manchester has a shed load of great pubs. Alas we can choose only five - which is your favourite?


The pint-sized pubs you have to visit - why Greater Manchester's micropubs are on the rise  Manchester Evening News

Tiny craft ale bars and brewtaps have begun to pop up everywhere from old shops to railway arches - but can they fill the gaps left by traditional pub closures?


10 great pubs, chosen by Santa and other Christmas workers  The Guardian

From a turkey farmer to a choirmaster, we ask the people who help make Christmas special where they go for a festive pint or two.