Manchester has a thriving hospitality sector and is fast becoming the first choice for operators looking to take the first 'next step' after London. Photo: Percy Dean

Hospitable cities: Spotlight on Manchester

By Peter Ruddick

In the second part of our hospitable cities feature, BigHospitality is moving south of the border from Glasgow to focus on another thriving city for hospitality businesses outside of London - Manchester. What makes its restaurants, hotels and pubs and...

Tim Bacon, co-founder of Living Ventures

Living Ventures launches new Manchester bar

By Martyn Leek

Living Ventures will this week launch new cocktail bar and restaurant The Alchemist at Manchester's Spinningfields business district, after a £500k investment.

Circle wants to develop six high street venues

Circle set to increase in north as sites sought

By Stefan Chomka

CIrcle Club, Manchester's private member's club and restaurant, is looking to expand in the north of England and create six new Circle venues within the next two years