News from North West England

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Russian State Ballet of Siberia returns to the North West

The Russian State Ballet of Siberia returns to the UK in 2017 for a 17 venue tour including dates in North West England. It will be their fifteenth UK tour and will feature performances of five of the world’s most popular ballets. Performances in the North West will take place in Manchester, Liverpool, and Blackpool. [more]

Creamfields 2011 line-up

We can reveal the line up for this year’s award winning Creamfields festival will be exclusively announced on BBC Radio 1 from 7pm on Friday 4th March.

Kendal Calling line up 2011

Kendal Calling reveal headline acts for 2011 – Chase & Status, The Cribs, and Blondie.

Ribby Hall Village sponsors ITV weather

Ribby Hall Village the popular Lancashire holiday village will this month be starring as the sponsors of ITVs Granada weather.

Discount clothes store opening in Crewe

A new discount clothes store will open in Crewe this Spring. TK Maxx will open a 20,000 square foot shop at the Grand Junction Retail Park on the site of the former Focus store. The company estimates around 45 new jobs will be created. TK Maxx spokesperson, Helen Gunter said: “We are very excited to [more]

Mersey River Festival returns

One of the UK’s biggest maritime festivals is to return to Liverpool in 2011.

Cholmondeley Pageant of Power 2011

Following the success of last year’s Cholmondeley Pageant of Power, organisers have announced that the 2011 show will be extended to a 3-day event, running from 15 – 17 July.

Ironman UK Bolton 2011

A challenging endurance race is returning to Bolton this year.

Luxury watchmaker opens first UK store outside London

Luxury watchmaker Omega opened a shop in Manchester last Friday.

Ulverston Lantern Procession 2010

The Ulverston Lantern Procession 2010 will take place on Saturday September 18.