The Manchester Flower Show Returns

Wednesday, April 28th, 2021.

The Manchester Flower Show is set to return from Saturday 29th May until Sunday 6th June. The city-wide trail will consist of colourful floral displays, green installations, outdoor dining & entertainment. Keep your eyes peeled for further information about installations on King Street. In the meantime, you can find out more information about this event […]


King Street Spring Magazine is here!

Wednesday, March 31st, 2021.

The latest issue of king street magazine is out now. in this edition we are taking a look at some of the CREATIVITY manchester has to offer, as well as sharing Experiences of those who have been living in manchester over the past year. This edition marks a year since the first lockdown occurred. Join us as we […]


Al Fresco dining is back!

Tuesday, March 30th, 2021.

What better way to celebrate the easing of lockdown than with a fine dining experience and cocktails along historic King Street.   Tast Find yourself feeling in sunshine Barcelona! We are reopening from Monday 12th April on our Terrace and indoors from 18th May, including our Fine Dining Experience Enxaneta! Special promotion for TAST Bar […]


Welcome back to King Street

Friday, March 26th, 2021.

Welcome back! We’re delighted that King Street retailers can reopen their doors once again on the 12th of April. Below you can see all of the stores that are reopening, along with their opening hours. Stores Opening Times ALL BAR ONE Check directly with the store AUSTEN BLAKE Mon-Sat 9.30 – 5.30 Sun 10.30 – […]


Four Women That Changed The History of Manchester

Friday, March 5th, 2021.

Manchester is a city full of successful, strong independent women who continue to make a positive difference to the area and society. For this year’s International Women’s Day, King Street is looking at four women who changed the history of Manchester.  Emmeline Pankhurst Born on Sloan Street in the Moss Side district of Manchester, Emmeline […]


Forever fashion

Thursday, February 25th, 2021.

forever fashion Slow fashion: how to keep your favourite clothes forever – from laundering to moth-proofing   Check the seams It sounds obvious, but if you want your clothes to last, you need to invest in well-made garments in good-quality fabrics. Don’t assume that expensive items are high quality – check for yourself.   Do […]


Quality over quantity

Thursday, February 25th, 2021.

quality over quantity Fashion now has one of the loudest voices in advocating sustainable business practices as standard. Many luxury brands are already at the forefront of the movement as their products are purchased for long-term enjoyment rather than being temporary or disposable like it’s ‘fast fashion’ counterpart.   One of the most notable voices […]


Fancy winning a £100 El Gato or Tast gift card?

Wednesday, February 17th, 2021.

Your voice matters Manchester! We want to know a little bit more about the experiences of people living in Manchester over the past year. Take our short survey to share your lockdown highlights (…and those lowlights) and views on the future of our amazing city and its shopping destinations. You can be as honest, humble […]


LGBT History Month

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021.

Proud beginnings   To celebrate LGBT History month, we’re taking a look back over manchester’s history of the gay rights-related civil rights movement, including its flagship festival, Manchester Pride. Manchester Pride first started as a small event on the August bank holiday of 1985 in the Gay Village. It’s now one of the UK’s leading […]


Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Thursday, January 28th, 2021.

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide Style never goes out of fashion – or in the case of the last year, never goes out at all. This Valentine’s Day we might feel all dressed up with nowhere to go, but King Street’s shops are offering an array of gifts that bring the glam, the glitter, and the […]