Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce’s 2017 Annual Dinner – Thursday 18th May 2017
The overall prize and 3 runners up prizes will be presented at the Chamber’s annual dinner. By presenting this prize at our Annual Dinner, which has been running for over 50 years and attended by over 800 representatives from the business community, we want to provide maximum exposure for the winning Artists.
Actor, comedian and DJ Craig Charles has been confirmed as the host/DJ for this year’s Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce Annual Business Dinner, The event will take place at Victoria Warehouse on Thursday 18th May 2017 and has been billed as a “wholehearted celebration of the quality and diversity of Greater Manchester business.”
Following the success of the 2016 “after dinner party”, Craig Charles will again hold a funk and soul DJ set after the main dinner. Well known to Greater Manchester audiences, actor, comedian, author, poet, television presenter and DJ, Craig Charles is perhaps best known for playing Dave Lister in the science fiction sitcom Red Dwarf and Lloyd Mullaney in the soap opera Coronation Street and as a funk and soul DJ. Charles has hosted The Craig Charles Funk and Soul Show on BBC radio since 2002, and performs DJ sets at numerous clubs and festivals, nationally and internationally. In September 2015, he left Coronation Street after ten years, to film new episodes of Red Dwarf.