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Review: Christmas Igloos at The Refinery, Spinningfields, Manchester

November 30, 2017 Comments Off on Review: Christmas Igloos at The Refinery, Spinningfields, Manchester

When you think of an igloo does Pingu spring to mind?

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Manchester - Dining area, image by Drake and Morgan

Review: The Refinery, Spinningfields, Manchester

December 21, 2016 Comments Off on Review: The Refinery, Spinningfields, Manchester

Manchester’s Spinningfields is not my usual haunt. There’s something about the glossy buildings that simply doesn’t appeal. It conjures images of suits and fancy-ish women in fancy-ish dresses congregating by the bar. I prefer the pre-war graffiti-daubed grunginess of the Northern Quarter, and the undoneness that only comes with old buildings.

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