Pop Up Adventure Play – coming to Manchester Monastery!

Pop Up Adventure Play are taking over the courtyard with their cardboard wonderland for Happy Sundaze on 6th May – we talk to Suzanna about this wonderful charity and the importance of play.

Top family stuff this December in Manchester:

From a smashing family New Year’s Eve party, to a live gig, animal lanterns and Christmas markets – we’ve got December covered!

Spotlight on: Alex from Mucky Monkeys

What’s your name and where do you come from? Hi my name is Alex Henderson and I run Mucky Monkeys. I’m originally from a small town on the south coast but I moved to south Liverpool in 2003. Tell us a bit about your business.  How did you come up with the idea / what… Continue reading Spotlight on: Alex from Mucky Monkeys

OKS Spotlight on Oliver – AKA Yan Tan Tethera – AKA Prof Jigget

An absolute gem of a blog about one of our very favourites – Oliver talks about storytelling, depression and Terry Pratchett.

Plus he lets us in on THE BEST kitchen disco playlist ever

Spotlight on: Gerry from Everything’s Sweet Threads

This week we shine the spotlight on the fantastic Gerry from our fave Manc T-shirt brand ‘Everything’s Sweet Threads’. Gerry and her fella Al set up their brand championing feminism a little over a year ago and they have gone from strength to strength. What’s your name and where do you come from? I’m Gerry… Continue reading Spotlight on: Gerry from Everything’s Sweet Threads