BLUF Local: Manchester

BLUF Manchester events are organised in association with Manchester Leathermen and take place in the Manchester gay village, centred around Canal Street. Manchester Leathermen also organise a number of other leather orientated events. Information from Dave, aka 30holedms (1108) and Nick (608).

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BLUF Manchester Social

Saturday 05 Oct, 20:00

As part of Manchester Leather weekend 4th-6th October 2019, BLUF Manchester will be hosting a BLUF night on the Saturday 5th from 8pm Upstairs at the Thompson Arms with a smoking area. So Don your BLUF finest leathers, uniform and breeches and come along and meet new and old friends.

Upstairs at the Thompson Arms, Sackville street, Manchester

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Manchester and North West Leather events

As you many notice we have just posted details of a number of future Leather events in and around the Manchester and North West area of England. Feel free to contact us if you have ant questions about these events and we'll do our best to answer your questions but we might not have all the details as these events are not being arranged by us. We will though be able to point you in the right direction of people who should have the answers for you.

If you know of any other leather events that are happening in the North West region please let us know and we'll try and get them posted here so that everyone knows about them.

Thanks from your BLUF Manchester co-ordinators Nick (608) and Dave, aka 30holedms (1108)

Categories: events

Sunday 04 November, Nick (608). Updated 04 Nov, 20:28 by Nick (608)



09 Oct 2018

BLUF Manchester would like to thank all those attended the BLUF event during Manchester leather weekend last Saturday 6th October, making it a very friendly and well attended event and who helped to raise over £200 for BLUF central.

We will announce next year's events over the coming months.


Manchester Leather Weekend 2018

26 Jun 2018

We can now announce that the next BLUF social will be held during the Manchester Leather Weekend (MLW2018) on 6th October from 20:00-23:00 upstairs at the Thompson Arms.

The full schedule will be announced very soon by MLM and tickets will also be on sale soon. We'll update you here as soon as the announcement is made.

Be great to see new and old BLUF friends out in their BLUF finest gear. Come


Manchester Leather events

12 Mar 2018

Check out the events for 2 new upcoming events in Manchester and Blackpool arranged by Manchester Leathermen and NFM respectively.

NFM have arrange a gathering in Blackpool at Man Bar on Saturday 2nd June.

MLM have arrange another Leather Afternoon tea at the Richmond Tea rooms on Sunday 24th June after the success of a same event earlier this year.

Don't forget that both groups also arrange regular socials in Manchester on


Upcoming MLM events

27 Nov 2017

Here are the details of the upcoming Manchester Leather Men December 2017 events.

Leather social Saturday: 7th April (upstairs at the Thompson Arms from 9pm) There are also monthly BDSM workshops at the LGBT Foundation on the same day as the leather social starting at 7pm

Please note that The social on Sat 2nd is now at 'Company Bar' and not at Delicatezze as all monthly socials were previously


Manchester Leather Weekend 2017

10 Oct 2017

Well Manchester Leather Weekend 2017 is now over but it was a great weekend of leather clad events, including of course the BLUF social on Saturday.

We'd just like to thank you all for turning out and in particular coming to Delicatezze for the BLUF Social. We are in the final process of processing the picture and will have them uploaded in the next day or 2.

Hopefully you all enjoyed yourselves at


BLUF Blog: Manchester

BLUF at Manchester Pride

The photos in the gallery below are from BLUF Northwest during Manchester Pride 2013. Click a photo to view on Flickr.

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