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Outstanding Hospitality in the Heart of Manchester

Manchester Cathedral has been a place of welcome and hospitality for over 1300 years. The current medieval structure built by Henry V dates from 1421.  Located in Manchester city centre in the heart of the Medieval Quarter, the surrounding public realm together with the interior setting of the cathedral offers an ideal place to host an array of multi-faceted events, concerts, brand launches, conferences and intimate fine-dining and grand gala dinners.

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Events at Manchester Cathedral

Manchester Cathedral is fast becoming a favorite venue to host dinners, corporate events, gigs, concerts, and community events. Using our trusted partners, we can offer traditional and contemporary menus for your events, modern audio-visual equipment, and bespoke lighting.

Our acoustics are excellent and microphones are not necessary at all events, but can be used if required.

We pride ourselves on the quality of our suppliers and the care they take in delivering our events.

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Our Partners

Harvey Nichols 

With an expert eye for detail and the finest cuisine, sample the creativity and flair for which Harvey Nichols is renowned as an official catering partner to Manchester Cathedral. Offering a unique space in the heart of the city in which to host an array of private events, the Cathedral and Harvey Nichols can cater for any occasion from intimate dinners in the Regiment Chapel, to grand gala celebrations in the Cathedral Nave.

Chapman Holmes

Chapman Holmes have been a trusted partner of Manchester Cathedral for over a decade and have catered for award ceremonies, conference dinners, champagne receptions, product launches and even visits from the Royal family.

With expertise on hand throughout your full event and a personal service, Chapman Holmes can partner with partners to offer entertainment, flowers, fashionable glassware, linen, AV, lighting, stages and event styling. chapmanholmes.com

Coriander Group

Coriander Group was founded by award-winning Indian chef Lalit Sodhi. Sodhi has trained with some of India’s most prestigious chefs and all his passion and experience has been poured into Coriander - a catering and events company that delights guests with authentic, mouth-watering food.

An adventurous spirit runs throughout the Coriander experience, in both the food and event creation. You’re guaranteed fresh, handmade food using ingredients sourced from quality suppliers and innovative, unique creations that will add that ‘wow’ factor to your day.

Fork & Field

Fork & Field are more than just catering and event specialists, they understand that operationally every event must be serviced professionally and at a high standard along with plenty of personality. From cocktail evenings and award ceremonies to product launches and business meetings, they bring their wealth of experience to create a memorable event for your guests, and a stress-free experience for you.

They have catered for leading brands such as Rolex, Adidas, Paul Smith, Moss Bros, Aston Martin, Channel 4, Trafford Centre, The Hut Group, Cancer Research, Heineken and many more. They bring a sense of style and logistical know-how to a wide range of corporate events. Fork & Field Catering works closely with companies wishing to profile their brand identity and provide an event that is a clear reflection of their goals and target audience.

 

Infusion Bars

Infusion Bars provide a bespoke mobile bar service for all types of events including weddings, concerts, cooperate events, fashion shows and product launches. Their highly skilled and experienced team will ensure your customers receive the best possible service. infusionbars

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Sips Mobile Bar Services

Sips Mobile Bar Services provide bespoke bar solutions for weddings and events held at Manchester Cathedral and take great pride in delivering their professional. With over 30 years extensive experience in the hospitality and events industry, adaptable bar structures, refrigeration and equipment, as well as talented, uniformed bar staff, Sips is an ideal bar provider for any wedding or event.

They build packages to suit their clients’ needs and offer table wines and toasting drinks, cocktails, welcome and celebration drinks receptions, champagne towers, beers, craft ale, equipment and glassware hire. www.sipsmobilebar.co.uk.

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Dovetail Drinks

Dovetail Drinks, created by cocktail experts The Laundrette and The Washhouse, offer fully staffed luxury mobile bars for all types of events. Working closely with clients, they deliver bespoke experiences unique to each customer. 

Working to each customers vision, they will provide mobile bar hire for all types of events including festivals, weddings and private functions. They work closely with you, creating your custom menu to suit your occasion, which in turn provides a fantastic talking point for any event.
www.dovetaildrinks.com

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Fork & Field

Fork & Field are more than just catering and event specialists, they understand that operationally every event must be serviced professionally and at a high standard along with plenty of personality. From cocktail evenings and award ceremonies to product launches and business meetings, they bring their wealth of experience to create a memorable event for your guests, and a stress-free experience for you.

They have catered for leading brands such as Rolex, Adidas, Paul Smith, Moss Bros, Aston Martin, Channel 4, Trafford Centre, The Hut Group, Cancer Research, Heineken and many more. They bring a sense of style and logistical know-how to a wide range of corporate events. Fork & Field Catering works closely with companies wishing to profile their brand identity and provide an event that is a clear reflection of their goals and target audience.

 

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Creative AV and Technical Production to Bring Your Event to Life. Manchester-based Sterling Event Group have a solid reputation for combining cutting edge technologies, in house expertise and a passion for live events, enabling you to engage and inspire your audience. Whether it be a small boardroom meeting, an international conference, unique product launch or a glitzy awards dinner, their friendly team are committed to helping you deliver your message and achieve the optimum from your event.

Their services include: HD projection with mapping & blending technologies | Modular LED video walls | Large format HD display screens | Live camera, graphics & video production | Webcasting & Video Conferencing | Professional PA systems | Striking lighting designs | Staging and set design & build | Dancefloors | Logo projection & branding solutions | Pyrotechnics & effects | Audience response/voting systems | Event apps | Generators & temporary power distribution | Pre-production & onsite technical support For more information on our services or to request a quote, contact Jenni Toothill on +44161 436 4444

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Big Purple Productions is a family run audio visual specialist and production management company. Through a team of creative production managers and expert technical engineers, they will develop an event concept building on your brand and deliver all the necessary technical elements, production aspects and stage management to bring your event to life. Working with you to produce inspirational events that leave a lasting impression.

 

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Hotel Gotham is a five-star luxury property in central Manchester. Located at 100 King Street, within the famed art deco fortress at the heart of Manchester’s designer shopping district, it is a grade II listed Lutyens building. Gotham will be spread over seven floors and feature 60 rooms, alongside 5 suites, Honey Restaurant serving modern British cuisine, as well as Club Brass, a bar and member's club situated on the top floor offering panoramic views of the city. www.hotelgotham.co.uk

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Located in the heart of Manchester’s stylish Northern Quarter, and 10-minute walk from Manchester Cathedral, Hampton by Hilton Manchester is an ideal place to stay. Relax in the modern bedrooms with all the amenities you need for an enjoyable stay, and fuel your day at breakfast, with unlimited coffee and the famous Hampton by Hilton waffles. Stay connected with free WiFi in the lobby and all guest rooms and all guests have complimentary use of the well-equipped gym. Hampton by Hilton Manchester Northern Quarter

 

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Manchester Cathedral’s nearest car park is Q-Park Deansgate North, located just a few minutes walk away at 2 Chapel Street, Manchester.

We are pleased to offer discounted parking for those attending concerts if parking is pre-booked in advance. Enter the code of MC1421 to receive a further 10%. For directions to the car park and to pre-book your tickets, please click here.

 

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