Lowry Outlet Mall
with the BBC Philharmonic
Thursday 03 May 2012, 2pm
The Lowry Outlet Mall, The Quays Salford Quays, Salford M50 3AH
part of the Salford Community Tour series
In its sixth community tour of Salford, eight musicians from the BBC Philharmonic perform in intimate venues taking live music to people and places in Salford that might otherwise not have the opportunity to hear it.
Music will include:
Suite No. 2 in B Minor
CORELLI Christmas Concerto
POULENC (arr. COMPTON) Flute Sonata
IRELAND (arr. COMPTON) The Holy Boy
TRADITIONAL (arr. GREGORY) Brigg Fair
Tickets are not required for this event.
How to get there
- Trams run every 12 minutes between Cornbrook and MediaCityUK stops from 7.15am to 8pm, Monday to Fridays, and 9.30am to 6pm on Saturdays. The Eccles line service also stops at Broadway and Harbour City during these times. Outside these times, the Eccles line trams call at the MediaCityUK stop, during normal tram operating times. When the shuttle is running, this means that there is a 6 minute service between Cornbrook and Harbour City
- Salford QuaysLink is the handy number 9 bus service that links Salford Crescent rail station and Salford Shopping City with MediaCityUK and The Lowry at Salford Quays. For more information click here. There is also the number 79 bus which runs from Swinton to Stretford via the Quays, and this replaces the number 69 bus route. Other bus services provide links to MediaCityUK, either running near Salford Quays or Trafford Park, within easy reach via the new MediaCityUK footbridge across the Manchester Ship Canal. Switching between buses and Metrolink trams is easy in Manchester city centre at Piccadilly Gardens and Shudehill transport interchanges. You can see more information about getting to Salford Quays on the Transport for Greater Manchester website here
- You can connect to Salford Quays from either Manchester Piccadilly or Victoria Train Stations using the Metrolink tram services - see more details below. Otherwise the nearest rail station is Salford Crescent and you can easily connect to Salford Quays using the new SalfordQuays Link bus.
- From the North: M60 take Junction 12 for the M602. Salford Quays at the end of the M602.Follow signs for the Outlet Mall. From the South: M60 take Junction 7. A56, A5603 to Salford Quays, follow signs for the Outlet Mall. Alternatively, please log onto www.theaa.com and use their route planner for a more detailed route- the Lowry Outlet Mall's postcode is M50 3AH.