Tag: Manchester Arena


Manchester Arena to glow as AO Arena

Manchester Arena renamed

The historic 21,000-capacity Manchester Arena in England has been renamed the AO Arena. Bolton (UK)-based online electricals retailer AO announced on Wednesday that it is the new headline sponsor of Manchester’s iconic Arena as operators ASM Global submit a planning application for phase one of... » Read more


OVG shadow on ASM’s Manchester Arena plans

Manchester Arena update July 2020

The operators of the 21,000-capacity Manchester Arena in England, venue and event management company ASM Global, have unlocked more details as regards its road map for transformative redevelopment. The legendary venue is marking its 25th anniversary this year and is chalking out plans to celebrate... » Read more


Chorus rises against OVG’s Manchester arena

Manchester Arena update June 2020

ASM Global and Oak View Group (OVG) continue to lock horns over the latter’s initiative to build a new arena in the English city Manchester in UK. To this end, ASM Global, operator of Manchester Arena, lodged a formal objection in this regard to the planning application submitted by Oak View... » Read more


OVG-ASM in war of words over new arena in Manchester

Manchester Arena OVG-ASM update April 2020

Plans from Oak View Group (OVG) – an American global advisory, development and investment company for the sports and live entertainment industries – for a new “best in class” 23,500-capacity arena at Manchester in UK – was published on April 1st. This is the latest initiative in the... » Read more


Manchester Arena to undergo major modifications

Manchester Arena re-design

The indoor arena in Manchester, England – Manchester Arena – will undergo major modifications in what has become apparent from bold new designs unlocked recently. The Manchester Arena sits immediately north of the city center and partly above Manchester Victoria station in air rights... » Read more


Man Arena boss warns against new venue

Manchester Arena

Manchester Arena boss has warned that ‘hubristic’ council plans for a massive new entertainment venue near the Etihad Stadium could put the arena out of business, according to media reports. In a blistering attack on town hall chiefs, John Sharkey, Executive Vice President of European... » Read more


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