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Staff benefits update

24 Apr 2014

Here are a few discount updates to brighten up your week



Visit the Superbreak page to access the promotional web link for their latest offers. They have been providing hotel packages for over 30 years, whether you love short breaks, weekend breaks, theatre breaks or just great hotel offers! There are other great travel offers available with Holiday Inns, Hilton Hotels and Cottages4u which have been very popular with staff.

Did you know that you can save money on travel with the Cycle to Work Scheme, annual interest free travel loans and discounted Stagecoach travel? Find out more on the travel benefits page.


Tastecard gives you either 50% off the total food bill or 2 for 1 across all courses in over 7000 fantastic UK restaurants, including Pizza Express, La Tasca, Zizzi, GBK, Prezzo and ASK Italian. As a member of staff you can join for only £34.99 until the end of May. To redeem this offer visit Tastecard

The Living Room who provide an ongoing discount to staff have sent a personal invite for you to attend a Motown Night in aid of the Kirsty Club for Francis House Children’s Hospice.


For theatre lovers Dial M for Murder at the Opera House has best available seats at £10.00 each available Tuesday 6 to Friday 9 May, 7.30pm (all performances) & 2.30pm (Thursday 8) or Rock of Ages at the Palace Theatre has £20.00 Best Available Stalls/Circle and £10.00 Best Available on the Grand Tier Valid 3 to 8 May 7.30pm shows and Friday 9, 5pm only. To book please call the group sales team on 0161 245 6666 quoting University of Manchester.

The Hallé will be welcoming back Carl Davis on Saturday 3 May for a Spies and Spooks programme full of gripping scores from spy films and TV programmes. They are offering University staff a limited number of full price tickets at £20 for this concert. For details on how to book visit the Hallé discount page.


Did you know that there are many places you can purchase software from with substantial education discount? If you need to buy software for your own personal use visit this link. If you are needing new shoes (or just ones to add to your collection) visit leading online shoe retailer Cloggs for their latest offers and staff discount on their wide range including Barbour, Clarks, Vans, Converse and Birkenstocks. 


Twilight Salon in Manchester have provided a new pamper package offer for staff. Enjoy three pampering visits for just £39.95. Details available on the health and beauty discounts page!

Perkz prizes

It’s your last chance to win a weekend break with Forest Holidays, 4 family tickets to a theme park of your choice and a £100 Superbreak voucher. For details go to Perkz and select ‘competitions’ from the category menu. If you still haven’t registered with Perkz follow the link to get the code now! This prize offer expires at the end of April!