Manchester Craft and Design Centre
A Place Called Common
Common by name but great by nature, this is a terrific boozer favoured by an unpretentious crowd who like the changing artwork on the...
Home Sweet Home
In 2012 the cupcake craze swept hipster Manchester, and the Northern Quarter responded in kind. Best of the area's cake cafes is this...
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Lonely Planet review
Housed in a restored Victorian fish market among a warren of quirky shops, this is the spot to pick up unique work by Mancunian artists, craftspeople and designers. The works - including jewellery, textiles and ceramics - are by students as well as established talents, so it's possible to snag a few bargains.