Monthly Archives: February 2014

Biospheres, aquaspheres, forests and food

Originally posted on Glengall Wharf Garden :
As part of the Land Centre network (, we’ve just been up north to Manchester and Salford to see some amazing projects, meet up with other Land Centre people, share juicy knowledge of permaculture…

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Celebrate Las Fallas with books about Valencia… on sale!

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Carnaval – Samba School Rehearsals

Originally posted on 4 in Brazil:
Carnaval is serious business in Brazil and especially in Rio. This is no doubt the first of many posts about the world famous festivities! The fact that this year, shrove tuesday is on the 4th…

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Pizza delivery in Manchester

Originally posted on The Mad Hatters:
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Once Upon A Time… There Was A Chinese Man

Originally posted on AAA BADBOY:
I was surprised how many people at BoomTown actually knew about these guys when we put them on last year, they were definitely one of the most talked about acts of the festival. Unfortunately I…

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Carnival Season

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The History of Mardi Gras – Arthur Hardy’s Mardi Gras Guide

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Prince – Live in Manchester

Originally posted on jamestringham:
I went to see Prince last night. Prince doesn’t help himself, a lot of the time.  I remember loving  When Doves Cry, back in 1984, when really people in Britain (or, at least, in our little…

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Breathing Lightly :: Workshop Prep

Originally posted on a slice of imagination:
On Saturday, Rebecca Audra and I will be running our first writing workshop together at Madlab; Breathing Lightly. I’m a bit worried, and mostly excited. I haven’t run a workshop in several months…

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