Manchester Irish Festival 2015 News

GAA star helps promote 2015 Mayo Day to 75,000 fans at Old Trafford

The award winning Mayo GAA & Ballintuber GAA player Cillian O’Connor flew over to Manchester to help promote next year’s Mayo Day to a capacity crowd of 75,000 at Old Tafford

Keegan Academy help Lisa McHugh launch Irish TV in Manchester

Manchester's Keegan Academy and Lisa McHugh were just two of the performers appearing in the live TV broadcast for Irish TV

The Lowry Go Green for Manchester Irish Festival

Dylan Moran, The High Kings, Young, Gifted & Green and Nathan Carter will all be appearing at The Lowry Theatre in March.

Irish village turn Black Friday Green with Present Giveaway in Levenshulme

County Levenshulme decided to turn Black Friday Green with over 500 presents donated at its annual Christmas Lights Switch On

YGG go Pink for Breast Cancer Charity

Young, Gifted & Green are staging a special charity concert on Thursday 19 March at The Lowry Theatre in aid of Genesis Cancer Prevention Charity.

Irish Pub says cheers to MP for Anniversary Song to celebrate its 25th

Levenshulme Pub Company gets its own song called The Levenshulme Dream to celebrate anniversary

Noel Gallagher plays the opening week celebrations of the 2015 Manchester Irish Festival

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds will be performing on Monday 9 March 2015 in the Manchester Arena

Manchester gets Mayo Tourism twitter account a top spot at 2014 Web Summit

The Manchester Mayo run twitter site Mayo Tourism gets the top tating at a world wide 2014 Web Summit in Dublin

The Script script play two concerts during the opening weekend of the 2015 Manchester Irish Festival

Dublin band - The Script will be playing on Friday 6 and Saturday 7 March 2015 at Manchester Arena

Sir Alex Ferguson helps launch Joe Kennedy’s book in Manchester

Joe Kennedy's book On the Strength of a Ten Bob Note is launched in Manchester

Yorkshire band commemorate Mayo Famine at Levenshulme Festival

A song about the Mayo Famine called 'Irish Fields' is to be showcased in Levenshulme on Friday 7 November

Mayo Man crowned as Manchester’s Cabbage King

Paul Cawley is crowned as the 2014 Cabbage King for the 14th time

Celebrity soaked Supercar Spectacle comes to Ballina in County Mayo

Cannonball 2014 will be coming to Ballina on Saturday 13 September in the Quay Village at 12.30pm