Entertainment

Top Choice Football in Liverpool

Liverpool Football Club

A dominant footballing force for most of the 1970s and 1980s, Liverpool FC remains one of the world's most famous and best-supported clubs, despite not winning a league championship since 1991. Its current crop of s…
Top Choice Arts Centre in Chester

Storyhouse

The 1930s art deco Odeon has been converted into an award-winning modern arts centre with two theatre spaces – a larger 800-seater arena and a 150-seat studio theatre – plus a cinema that screens indie and art movie…
Top Choice Arts Centre in Manchester

HOME

One of Britain's best arts centres, HOME has two theatre spaces that host provocative new work in a variety of contexts, from proscenium sets to promenade pieces. The five cinema screens show the latest indie releas…
Top Choice Live Performance in Liverpool

Constellations

Whether you're looking to join a drumming circle, take part in a martial arts workshop or lose yourself at a rave, this terrific venue in a former recycling yard will have something worth checking out. In good weath…
Football in Manchester

Manchester United

Arguably the world's most famous football team, Manchester United ply their incredibly lucrative trade on the perfect pitch at Old Trafford, given the marketing moniker of 'the theatre of dreams'. More than 75,000 f…
Football in Manchester

Manchester City

In 2018 Manchester City were crowned league champions for the third time since 2012, playing a brand of football that had fans and rivals alike applauding in admiration. They may have a way to go before they match t…
Horse Racing in Chester

Roodee

Chester's ancient racetrack, on the western side of the walls in what was once the Roman harbour, has been hosting races since the 16th century. The season kicks off with the three-day May Festival, followed by 12 s…
Concert Venue in Manchester

Bridgewater Hall

The world-renowned Hallé Orchestra has its home at this enormous and impressive concert hall, which hosts up to 250 concerts and events a year. It has a widespread program that includes opera, folk music, children's…
Live Music in Liverpool

District

The first venue to open in the Baltic Triangle, District is an old-school club in a warehouse that hosts live music and cinema screenings as well as fabulous dance floor nights. The sound system is reputed to be the…
Classical Music in Liverpool

Philharmonic Hall

One of Liverpool's most beautiful buildings, the art deco Phil is home to the city's main orchestras and is the place to go for classical concerts and opera – as well as a broad range of other genres, from synth pop…