Saturday 17 Aug 2019
While Manchester actually has an average annual rainfall lower than the UK average, it's not developed a reputation as the ‘rainy city’ for nothing. When it does rain, it can be quite relentless.
So indoor entertainment will no doubt always come in handy on a wet day, with the city’s silver screens offering escapism and a mix of the biggest blockbusters to underground fresh talent and future classics.
Stockport's Plaza is a Art Deco gem and is well worth the short train journey to reach it.
AMC Cinema at Great Northern Warehouse
Located in the Geat Northern Warehouse the AMC has easy access from the southern gateway.Information and Performances...
Located at First St, this multi purpose venue has 5 cimenas, 2 theatres and an exhibition space.Information and Performances...
Odeon at The Printworks
Almost next door to Victoria Station, this IMAX equipped cinema is great for all the new releases.Information and Performances...
The Savoy - Heaton Moor
A 15 minute journey on the tram, this 1920's is certainly worth a visit.Read more...
Stockport Plaza - 1930's Landmark Cinema
Close to Stockport railway station this classic cinema has been restored to its former glory.Information and Performances...
Vue Cinema at the Lowry Outlet
The Lowry Outlet has a modern high quality cinema and it's only 10 minutes on the tram.Information and Performances...
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Manchester a City of ‘Quarters’
Only 30 minutes by Tram from the City Centre, Bury and its attractions make a good day trip
Nestled between the Irwell and Medloack rivers Castlefield is where the Romans established 'Mamucium'. Experience the old and modern and explore its attractions
China Town, a stone's throw from Piccadilly Gardens, offers restaurants, specialist supermarkets and entertainment all in one space
Connecting most parts of the city, this mile-long road is worth a stroll along and offers some great shops and places to eatRead About All Manchester‘s Quarters