Author: Andy Murray
“A celebration of the resilience of the Mancunian spirit.” CP Lee talks about Manchester: A City United in Music
On May 25, 2017, three days after the Manchester Arena bombing, there was an extraordinary moment in nearby St Ann’s Square when the crowd gathering to mourn the victims broke into a spontaneous rendition of Oasis’ Don’t Look Back in Anger.Read the full story..
The topic of gender inequality in the film industry is a headline-grabbing, hashtag-generating one, and plainly there’s much work to be done to redress it.Read the full story..
This year’s York Theatre Royal pantomime concerns the Motley family’s attempts to protect their mother Molly from the dastardly Les Miserable who means to knock her off as the last source of hilarity in a joyless kingdom, with only the help of the brave fairies of the Land of Lovely Thoughts to blah blah blah.Read the full story..
When Julia Holter last played Gorilla in February 2016, she was touring her Have You in My Wilderness album, an unexpectedly poppy proposition relative to her previous work.Read the full story..
Who’s present at tonight’s Vic Godard gig? That’s easy.Read the full story..
Doctor Dolittle is totally barmy.Read the full story..
These are tumultuous times for the Opera House pantomime.Read the full story..
Bid is ill.Read the full story..
- Photo Gallery: Farne Islands, Northumberland
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- Power Up: Gaming history at Manchester’s Science and Industry Museum
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The Northern Soul Awards 2018
The Northern Soul Awards 2018 took place at the stunning Manchester Cathedral on November 15. Here’s our list of winners, along with the Highly Commended and Special Mentions for each category. Congratulations!
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@SteveRobson04 It's a step too far I reckon...and will encourage people to spend their lives - even when outside - looking down at their phones. Sigh.
@SteveRobson04 Also on the Spinningfields website. It's by AO - which sells phones - but whoever thought that up is getting their PR bonus this month...
@SteveRobson04 It's on Spinningfields Manchester's Facebook page - says they are planning to introduce it as a temporary measure tomorrow. Probably a stunt but will be interesting to see if people actually use it...