The Ampersand club is a new venue for Salsa in Manchester on a Thursday night.
It's a modern, well decorated club, with a large dance floor and plenty of
space for sitting around and chatting.
I've been there a couple of times and there's a good atmosphere, with dancers,
teachers, DJs and promoters from various clubs, mixing together with no
The music is supplied by resident DJ, Mike Chadwick (from Jazz FM)
together with a guest DJ each week. The first time I went, this was
Lubi (from Casa Latina) and the second time, it was Vic Suarez.
There seems to be a strictly Salsa music policy and the music has been pretty
uptempo on both times I visited.
Here are some pictures from my first two visits to Ampersand, in March.