Please note: The museum will be closed on Monday 20 and Tuesday 21 March 2023 for staff training.

Manchester Football Writing Festival 2016 Calendar

1 September 2016 - 8 September 2016

The Manchester Football Writing Festival is back! From the 1-8 September some of football's smartest and best-informed writers, journalists and analysts will be sharing insight, advice and possibly a few stories that WON'T be featured in their written work...

There are events here at the museum, at Waterstones Manchester Deansgate, Hotel Football, and at the Royal Northern College of Music. It features The Blizzard Live, Guardian Football Weekly Live and ends with a fantastic panel from Women In Football offering advice on How To Get Ahead in Football Journalism. In between we'll cover Argentina, Manchester's history of young talent, Fifty Years Of England's Hurt and how Opta are leading the Revenge Of The Nerds!

For full listings and to buy tickets head to You can even buy a festival pass for 6 events for just £45. To browse just the events here at the museum return to What's On.

The Manchester Football Writing Festival is produced in association with National Football Museum, Hotel Football, and Manchester Waterstones Deansgate. Follow @McrFWF for more news from the festival.

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