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Staff benefits update - 13 Dec 2018

13 Dec 2018

More Christmas savings with an offer from The Body Shop for this weekend and new offer from M&S Opticians!

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The Body Shop

The Body Shop Trafford Centre is inviting you into store to join them for their Give with Love 40% off shopping event. Print out the offer to access the savings!

M&S Opticians

M&S Opticians are offering all University of Manchester employees, plus their friends and family, a FREE eye test worth £20 plus 10% off al purchases at their new M&S Opticians within the Market St store.


Ireland is the Destination of the Month for December for Super Break. You could have a 2 Night Dublin Stay from £90pp with free entry to EPIC Ireland Museum (worth £12 per person). They have many more offers for you including exclusive North Iceland Arctic Experiences. 

Christmas gift ideas

The Whitworth Art Gallery and Manchester Museum both offer 10% staff discount off their amazing range of gifts.

Manchester’s Christmas markets

The Christmas markets will run to Saturday, 22 December, with the market in Albert Square opening for an extra day on Sunday 23rd December. All the markets open at 10am and close at 8pm except Albert Square which closes at 9pm. Download the Manchester Christmas Markets 2018 trail map.

Save a date for festive fun

Dec 14th - Festive Sing Along Relaxed Performance Martin Harris Centre (1.10 - 2.00pm)

Dec 20thCarol Service (1pm – Whitworth Hall)

More information

Keep up to date by visiting the Staff Benefits pages.