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Second Nature – what is nature anyway?

Photo Gallery: Second Nature – what is nature anyway? The Portico Library, Manchester

November 4, 2019 No Comments

Did you know there’s a secret garden tucked away in an historic Manchester Library within walking distance from Piccadilly Gardens?

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Photo Gallery: Strip! How Football Got Shirty, National Football Museum, Manchester

November 4, 2019 No Comments

Do you consider yourself a football fan?

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Rickie Lee Jones. Credit: Zack Smith

Music Review: Rickie Lee Jones, RNCM, Manchester

November 3, 2019 No Comments

“What do you think she’ll be singing? Will it be jazz? Or country?” an over-refreshed Scottish fan was asking anyone who’d listen just before Rickie Lee Jones took the stage.

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Theatre Review: Light Falls, Royal Exchange, Manchester

October 30, 2019 Comments Off on Theatre Review: Light Falls, Royal Exchange, Manchester

The auspices were good.

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What’s on in November: Comedy in Manchester

October 30, 2019 Comments Off on What’s on in November: Comedy in Manchester

There’s no need to renew your Netflix subscription for November as there’s far too much comedic entertainment to keep you going in Manchester.

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The Intelligence Park

Review: The Intelligence Park, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester

October 22, 2019 Comments Off on Review: The Intelligence Park, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester

There is an old joke that goes like this.

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How to Beat Up Your Dad, The Talleyrand, Levenshulme, Manchester

Theatre Review: How to Beat Up Your Dad, The Talleyrand, Levenshulme

October 22, 2019 Comments Off on Theatre Review: How to Beat Up Your Dad, The Talleyrand, Levenshulme

Jonny Genet, Sam Beckett and Ant Artaud walk into a bar.

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Glow star Kate Nash faces off against the Princess Diana of pro-wrestling Eve Jetta. Photo credit Rob Brazier

“Wrestling is a place where women can come and reclaim their bodies.” EVE Riot Grrrls of Wrestling talk to Northern Soul

October 20, 2019 Comments Off on “Wrestling is a place where women can come and reclaim their bodies.” EVE Riot Grrrls of Wrestling talk to Northern Soul

As a child growing up in the 80s, my weekend highlight was watching Big Daddy at my Nana’s house.

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Food Review: Franco Manca, Manchester

October 20, 2019 Comments Off on Food Review: Franco Manca, Manchester

Sourdough pizza is all the rage and I for one am not complaining.

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Review: Christopher Wheeldon’s Cinderella, Palace Theatre, Manchester

October 18, 2019 Comments Off on Review: Christopher Wheeldon’s Cinderella, Palace Theatre, Manchester

It takes a particular kind of grace to be captivating while performing the role of a spiteful drunk.

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