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(Image: Firebox)Get What’s On updates directly to your inboxSubscribeSee our privacy noticeThank you for subscribing!It says: “It’s 6ft tall. 6ft! That’s taller than the average bloke in Britain! And, unlike the standard British male, this hassle free horse can provide wet fun all day long via a simply connection to your garden hose.”It has a special air valve with a wide mouth cap to make sure it inflates and deflates faster than you can say ‘Please rain your magic juices down upon me and my friends, you perfect pegasus’.What’s OnallMost ReadMost RecentThe Lowry Theatre and Arts CentreThe Greatest Showman sing along is coming to The Lowry and tickets are on sale nowA host will help teach the audience ‘a unique set of dance moves that will truly make you come alive’SpinningfieldsSpinningfields’ summer cinema is coming back with three weeks of FREE screeningsThe Greatest Showman, Moana, Grease, Legally Blonde and Back to the Future are all on the programmeNorthern QuarterWe checked in to Sachas Hotel is it REALLY as bad as the TripAdvisor reviews say?The Britannia Sachas Hotel is ranked one of the worst in Manchester on TripAdvisor but is it bad as all the punters say?Manchester FamilyParents can get 24 nappies for 85p in Aldi’s Specialbuy Baby and Toddler eventFamilies can make big savings on essentials and bigger nursery productsFood DrinkFinca is the restaurant that won the Million Pound Menu. Is it worth the money?The Cuban street food concept has now landed in Manchester but is it any good?Manchester FamilyManchester restaurants where kids eat FREE or cheap this school summer holidays 2018It’s not cheap to eat out with the kids but these places have made it a little bit easierManchester MusicManchester gigs and shows with tickets on sale this weekGeorge Ezra, Starsailor and another gig from Richard Ashcroft are all up for grabs this weekAlbert HallRichard Ashcroft to play Manchester’s Albert Hall on UK tourHe’ll tour his upcoming album Natural Rebel across the UK later this yearCoronation StreetCoronation Street first look photos of Jim McDonald with long lost daughter KatieJim and wife Liz are shocked to be reunited with the daughter they thought was dead on CorrieEmploymentDream job alert a Manchester company is hiring an assistant director of CHEESEThe perks include UNLIMITED cheeseMost ReadMost RecentManchester United FCJose Mourinho confirms double Manchester United boost with early Brighton team newsMan Utd face Brighton in their first away game of the new season and Jose Mourinho has given an update on early team news.Manchester United Transfer NewsManchester United transfer news RECAP Jesse Lingard and Paul Pogba latestMan Utd prepare for the next Premier League fixtures as Paul Pogba continues to be linked with a move to Barcelona.Manchester United Transfer NewsZinedine Zidane ‘wants to replace Jose Mourinho as Manchester United manager’A round up of the latest Man Utd transfer rumours as former Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane is linked with a move to Old Trafford.Greater Manchester PoliceHe was asked for a cigarette, a row broke out and then he was stabbed to death in the shop doorwayA man is being questioned by detectives in custody tonight.Greater Manchester PoliceGrandad left covered in blood after machete wielding robbers severed artery in his handSaeed Ahmed was slashed with a machete while sat inside his business in Cheetham HillEd WoodwardManchester United manager Jose Mourinho ‘told to follow Man City transfer lead’Man Utd bosses have reportedly told Jose Mourinho to act like neighbours Manchester City in the transfer market.Manchester United Transfer NewsManchester United transfer news LIVE Juan Mata and Romelu Lukaku latestMan Utd continue to prepare for Sunday’s trip to Brighton as a number of players continue to be linked with transfers away from Old Trafford.Manchester City Transfer NewsManchester City transfer news LIVE Kevin De Bruyne injury updates and Kyle Walker latestMan City were dealt a huge blow on Wednesday as Kevin De Bruyne sustained a serious knee injury in training.KnutsfordHow Barclays are banking on a new breed of tech workersChief information officer Graham Bastin says Manchester is key to the bank’s future.