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Manchester in monochrome: The Wheel of Manchester

The 196-foot wheel – with its 42 capsules – is located in Manchester’s busy Piccadilly Gardens. If you can spare the princely sum of £80, then you – plus three of your friends or family – can ride in a luxury VIP capsule, complete with champagne and chocolates. 20 more words


R.I.P: Finglands Bus Services

Finglands Coachways used to operate buses through South Manchester and beyond, you rarely saw any in Oldham, Middleton ETC.There ran School Services, public services what served many great town. 594 more words


Anti-fracking demo in central Manchester, Sunday march 9th

Over a hundred people walked-as slowly as the aggressive police pushing would allow- in front of the lorries arriving at Barton Moss on Friday morning. On Sunday, celebrating the postponement of a court hearing to evict the campers, hundreds danced in the layby by the A57 to sounds by DJ Dave Haslam, after enjoying other entertainers including a group of singers from Manchester’s Open Voice Choir. 118 more words