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HISTORY TIDBIT: THE GREAT CONKER HUNT

During World War One, collecting conkers (horse chestnuts) was not child’s play. It was war work. Cordite, a small ammunitions propellant, had, as one of its ingredients, a liquid compound called acetone that was made from starch. 212 more words

HISTORY HAPPENINGS

[NEWS] @DONJAZZY & HIS MAVIN CREW MEET WITH MANCHESTER UNITED STUDENTS

Don Jazzy and members of his Mavins
crew record label such as Tiwa Savage, Dr Sid met
with students of Salford and Manchester University
yesterday October 20th ahead of their UK concert… 94 more words

GIST

Tiwa Savage, Don Jazzy, meet Manchester University students

Tiwa Savage, Don Jazzy, Dr Sid and other Mavin artists met with
students of Salford and Manchester University yesterday October
20th ahead of their UK concert tonight at the Ritz in Manchester.

No be small thing o!

Celebrity Gists

Not a Séance @ Manchester University

I was in Manchester working for TiPP teaching drama students who are studying Applied Theatre. They are all going to do a project in a prison, so it made sense for them to see an example of something that had been performed in a prison. 101 more words

Performance

Research project to design 'dementia-friendly neighbourhoods'

A new research project will investigate ways to create ‘dementia-friendly neighbourhoods’ to make everyday life easier for people with the condition.

Academics from seven European universities will examine how everything from changing road layouts to training shop staff could make towns and cities more welcoming places.  23 more words

Health & Psychology

Might as well face it you’re addicted to … songs

A brand new area of research is currently being conducted about music and why some songs stick with us forever. Students struggle to memorise the huge volumes of information they require for their exams, however they are able to learn a melody and even lyrics to a song in minutes. 147 more words

University life...

To all the people who are moving to University Good Luck!  To all the people who are coming to Manchester Congratulations!!

Welcome to the best years of your life.   129 more words

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