Category Archives: Manchester

Have you ever walked around Manchester and wondered why there are so many images of bees dotted throughout the city? Or why there is such an emphasis on science and industry? Our link to the Women’s Suffrage Movement? A statue … Continue reading

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Open Studios: New Art Spaces Chorlton – 28th May — outsiderXchanges

Coinciding with Chorlton Arts Festival, on the 28th of May OutsiderXchanges will be welcoming the public into their studios to meet the participating artists and gain a unique insight into studio practice and artwork in the development stages of this … Continue reading

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Manchester School of Samba at The Manchester Day Parade 2016

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WHY NORTHERN QUARTER IS THE COOLEST URBAN AREA ON EARTH — Manchester Observations

Okay, so admittedly I have not explored every inch of the globe’s urban landscape, but regardless of this I’ve decided that Northern Quarter is THE coolest patch. It is a place where hipsters reign. Yes, ‘mainstream’, preppiness is shunned, but … Continue reading

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Tim Bacon — Shaking, not stirred…

2016 has so far been an ‘annus horribilis’ for the great and the good of the entertainment and music industry, starting with the death of David Bowie in January, and more recently those of Victoria Wood and Prince. The hospitality … Continue reading

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Mam Tor and Snow on 29th April… — The Slowrunnings Diary

I planned to walk a circular walk around Mam Tor yesterday but that was cut short due to a snow drifts and driving icy snow. Mam Tor is National Trust owned land on the Castleton Road between Chapel-en-le-Frith and Sheffield. … Continue reading

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The Storming

Manchester School of Samba as part of The Storming by Humberto Vélez, an event at the former Cornerhouse for Home in 2015.

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How Tony Blair’s family have built a buy-to-let property empire in Manchester – Mirror Online — 61chrissterry

It’s no secret the Blairs’ wealth has mushroomed since leaving No10. Here’s a snapshot of Cherie and Euan’s interests in one city Source: How Tony Blair’s family have built a buy-to-let property empire in Manchester – Mirror Online via How Tony … Continue reading

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How is the new guided busway operating in its first month? — A JOURNALIST’S PORTFOLIO

The new guided busway running from Leigh into Manchester city centre opened on the 3rd of April and is the first of its kind in the North West. The final stages of the guided busway are currently underway on Oxford … Continue reading

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The Device – short film

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