Category Archives: Manchester

Distant Future

DISTANT FUTURE is a short film about the people around the pandemic. The anxieties, struggles, tragedies, and joys that have come out of the moment in time. Director: Charlie Watts charliewatts32.com Producer: Luke Filz DOP: Matt Jones Sound: Mike Mullen … Continue reading

Posted in Manchester | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Exploring Manchester’s Abandoned Mayfield Station

In this video we explore Manchester’s Abandoned Mayfield Station. Built as a relief station to Manchester Piccadilly in 1910 we get inside and explore its history and story. Now a disused station this urbex, urban explorer video uncovers Zombies, American … Continue reading

Posted in Manchester | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

History of Manchester – 2. A Tale of Two Ditches

In the second part in the Manchester series we’re going to be looking at Medieval Manchester (Mameceaster) and the wilderness years between the Romans and the Industrial Revolution. I trace the route of one of the city’s most intriguing mysteries … Continue reading

Posted in Manchester | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Manchester to Chorlton Cycleway – CYCLOPS junction

The first section of the Manchester to Chorlton Cycleway is now open, and features segregated cycleways and the CYCLOPS junction at Royce Road, a first-of-its-kind cycle junction in the UK.

Posted in Manchester | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

History of Manchester – 1. Mamucium

The first in a series about the history of one of the world’s most historically important cities. I’ll be looking into the very origins of Manchester – from an insignificant nowhere in an obscure corner of Europe to a valuable … Continue reading

Posted in Manchester | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Preview: Frog Friday Live 4 — FROG BLOG MANCHESTER

Tune in this Friday – 15th of May, for our latest instalment of Frog Friday Live from Manchester Museum, live at 1pm on our Twitter and Periscope channels. Watch the video below for a highlight of what we will be … Continue reading

Posted in Manchester | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Manchester on Lockdown

Footage of Manchester, UK, during the Covid-19 pandemic lockdown. Shot on my way home from work in the city. The places shown are some of the busiest places in the city and would usually be teeming with people and cars … Continue reading

Posted in Manchester | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Take a virtual walk on the right side of Wilmslow Road & support your fave local business — lost in withington

As the government announcement was made in March, all small businesses such as cafés, shops or pubs were obliged to close. The same goes for all our fave spots in the Withington village. But there are still various ways how … Continue reading

Posted in Manchester | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Ghost town: Manchester on Coronavirus lockdown

 

Posted in Manchester | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Manchester Jewish Museum on Cheetham Hill Road is under renovation process — CHB

The Manchester Jewish Museum located on Cheetham Hill Road is under refurbishment process after winning £2.9 million grants from Nation Heritage Lottery Funds. An extension will be built and Grade II* listed building will be renovated and refurbished. All the … Continue reading

Posted in Manchester | Tagged , , | Leave a comment