29 Jun 2017

This Summer In Manchester 0  

As one of Britain’s most diverse and cultural hubs, Manchester is a fantastic place to visit this summer. With some of the best shopping, nightlife and live music in the North of England, the centrally located and  historic Radisson Blu Edwardian, Manchester makes the perfect base for exploring. We’ve created a shortlist of our favourite…

21 Feb 2017

Making the Perfect Pancake 0  

Whether you call it Shrove Tuesday or Pancake Day, it’s next week on Tuesday 28th February and we’ve got our whisks at the ready. Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent – 40 days of fasting and reflection in the Christian calendar, leading up to Easter Sunday – and is preceded by Shrove Tuesday….

02 Feb 2017

Visit London This Winter 0  

The capital city is a pretty extraordinary place. There’s history galore, culture around every corner, art in some of the world’s most famous galleries and museums, lush green spaces to picnic in, music to cater for all tastes and fantastic cuisine from all over the world. You could spend a whole week exploring London and…

18 Nov 2016

Christmas in the heart of Manchester 0  

Christmas is coming to Radisson Blu Edwardian, Manchester and at the Free Trade Hall, we’re right in the heart of it with all sorts of seasonal fun planned. When you stay with us, you’re ideally placed to explore and enjoy everything that Manchester has to offer. It’s time to start dreaming of a Blu Christmas! Carolling…

16 Sep 2016

An Indian Summer in London this September 0  

It might be back to school and work after the long holidays but the summer is still hanging on, with Mediterranean temperatures recently sweeping across the capital city. So hold off on packing your summer wardrobe away just yet because we’ve got a great line-up of events to help you make the most of London…

10 Jun 2016

London Collections Men 2016 0  

Today marks the start of one of our favourite fashion long weekends, London Collections Men 2016. Britain’s bi-annual menswear answer to London Fashion Week returns for its 7th season, showcasing the very best spring/summer collections. It’s the first year the event has expanded from 3 to 4 days, meaning more time for visitors to pack their…

21 Apr 2016

Top tips for the May Bank Holiday weekend 0  

We’re fast approaching the lovely month of May with its two sets of 3-day weekends at the beginning and end of the month. There’s no better feeling than waking up on a Monday morning, only to remember that it’s a holiday. So, forget the Monday blues and make the most of your extended Bank Holiday…

19 Apr 2016

Mark the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death in Bloomsbury 0  

Friends, Romans, Countrymen, lend me your ears! A whole host of events are taking place this month across the country to mark the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death, on 23rd April in 1616. Born in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, Shakespeare wrote over 37 plays and numerous poems over the course of his lifetime. Tragedies such as…

02 Feb 2016

All You Need is Love… and Good Food 0  

Virgina Woolf once said: “One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” We’re inclined to agree which is why we have several delicious dining options on offer this Valentine’s Day at Radisson Blu Edwardian. For the ultimate in romantic treats, try our Queen of Hearts themed afternoon tea, served…

25 Jan 2016

The 5 Best Places to Visit for Breakfast Week in London 0  

Breakfast is arguably the most important meal of the day. There are many health benefits to tucking into a good breakfast, including keeping in shape, obtaining important nutrients and providing you with plenty of energy. It also makes us happier, according to research. There are numerous tasty options out there, so why wouldn’t you kick-start…