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Monthly Archives: June 2018

Northern Rambles: Hidden Horwich

June 21, 2018 Comments Off on Northern Rambles: Hidden Horwich

In a new series, Peter Cropper shares his pick of routes to walk in the North of England. This week, he checks out hidden Horwich.

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Review: The Big I Am, Everyman, Liverpool

June 21, 2018 Comments Off on Review: The Big I Am, Everyman, Liverpool

The Big I Am ends with an over-long musing about death and the non-existence of God.

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Team Picture - Group shot (Credit - Thomas O'Donoghue)

Sounds Northern: Team Picture

June 21, 2018 Comments Off on Sounds Northern: Team Picture

In a new series called Sounds Northern, Paul Davies shines a spotlight on Northern musicians and bands to watch out for. This week it’s Team Picture from Leeds. 

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Food Review: Tre Ciccio, Altrincham

June 21, 2018 Comments Off on Food Review: Tre Ciccio, Altrincham

It’s a testament to Altrincham’s recent resurgence as a culinary hub that it can now support a whole range of decent restaurants offering cuisine of all kinds, from French and Thai to Indian and Lebanese.

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Lunya

Food Review: Lunya, Manchester

June 21, 2018 Comments Off on Food Review: Lunya, Manchester

We’ve all done it. Looked longingly at a menu and thought, “I could eat all of that”. The beauty of this tapas-style feast is, you can.

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Lights, camera….putting on a play at the Greater Manchester Fringe

June 21, 2018 Comments Off on Lights, camera….putting on a play at the Greater Manchester Fringe
Seven weeks before curtain up and we’ve sold five tickets. Five! 
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Having it large: Manchester Day 2018

June 18, 2018 Comments Off on Having it large: Manchester Day 2018

I was ridiculously joyful at this year’s Manchester Day Parade.

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Photographs Smiths Salford Lads Club, Steve Wright

Review: The Smiths 1984–1986, Stephen Wright, Central Library, Manchester

June 18, 2018 Comments Off on Review: The Smiths 1984–1986, Stephen Wright, Central Library, Manchester

Like the contents of a can of pop, pent-up and shaken, The Smiths fizzed dramatically if briefly, upending the charts for fewer than five years, before going flat in misunderstanding and acrimony.

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Slow Cooked Lamb

Feasts from the Middle East: Slow-Cooked Shoulder of Lamb (Kataf Ghanam Meshwy)

June 18, 2018 Comments Off on Feasts from the Middle East: Slow-Cooked Shoulder of Lamb (Kataf Ghanam Meshwy)

Tony Kitous, founder of Lebanese restaurant Comptoir Libanaisshares delicious recipes from his new cookbook Feasts from the Middle East.

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Smiths drummer Mike Joyce talks to Northern Soul at Salford Lads Club

June 13, 2018 Comments Off on Smiths drummer Mike Joyce talks to Northern Soul at Salford Lads Club

Archie Swift installed our oven when we came back to Manchester.

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