Grab Your Coat, You've Pulled | Manchester 19th - 26th January

How are we doing this week?

A little less knackered hopefully and ready for a fresh dose of inspiration.

This week we're joining the congregation, learning a few new tricks and jumping aboard a Double Decker.

Curated and compiled just for you by the girls and boys at Yolklore
Magazine 'Grab Your Coat, You've Pulled' is a new window into
Manchester's best experiences.

Yolklore’s weekly round-up is curated to provide you with a comprehensive guide of the best things to see, do, and experience in and around the city. We strive to give you an original events guide and transport you away from the every day.

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Sat 19 January 2019

Nice Garms

Release the fashion designer within at Salford Makers DIY Bomber Jacket Workshop with artist Jessie-Stringer-Fewtrill this weekend.

Learn the basics of pattern cutting, over-locking, sewing in zips, interfacing, adding sleeves, seams and hems to create your very own jacket - simply one of a kind.

*Basic sewing machine skills are recommended!

11am-5pm

Tickets Available at Salford Makers

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Sunday Service at Alberts Schloss

Taking the traditional Sunday Roast to the next level, Alberts Schloss is saving our souls once again with their cook haus roast.

Washed down with performances from the Gospel Choir, bringing all the feels to your Sunday afternoon, not to mention resident Soul sista, DJ Paulette and Will Tramp spreading the love and good vibes with a heady mix of disco, soul and funk into the early hours.

For more details visit the Alberts Schloss site

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Thurs 24 January 2019

SheSays MCR helps women in digital and creative industries widen their networks and develop their career paths through meet-ups, mentoring and inspiring events.

Kicking off their 2019 series, SheSays MCR return with a meet-up focusing on Conflict, what it means to individuals and wider society, ran alongside Holocaust Memorial Day.

A great bill of inspiring women sharing amazing stories and widening the debate on conflicts past, present and future.

Free Event, register here

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Wednesday 23 January 2019

Talk about experiential, this week you can hop aboard the Common Place double-decker bus and discover what it takes to run your own foodie venture with 4lunch’s Recipe for Success event with Heart & Parcel.

An event for an aspiring chefs, entrepreneurs and community projects in Manchester, Amy Win from 4lunch, a social enterprise that delivers cookery classes, food business training and catering, will be speaking with Karolina & Clare, of Heart & Parcel, a project bringing migrant women together and helping them improve their English through the making of delicious dumplings from around the world.

Ticket includes delicious dumplings courtesy of Heart & Parcel

You can find about 4lunch’s event series with Nasi Lemak, and Ancoats Vietnamese street-food connoisseurs NAM here.

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Martin Parr: Return to Manchester

A former student of Manchester Polytechnic, Martin Parr, internationally acclaimed photographer, returns to his old stomping ground with a selection of his Manchester photographs from the last forty years.

Ranging from black and white images of June Street, Salford in 1972 and Yates Wine Lodges in 1982, to colour photos of people shopping in 1986 and 2008, his images show how the lives of Mancunians have changed but also the continuity of our lives.

Manchester Art Gallery

16 November 2018–22 April 2019