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So, as I mentioned in my previous post, I have been on a little trip in Liverpool with my sister and our cousin.

We woke around 7:00am and prepared our bags (you know…water, snacks, book, map, wallet, headphones) and around 8:30am we took a cab to Train Station. 1,373 more words


All photographs by Jonathan Nicholson. 32 more words

Making it - Hat Works window display

Lots of people have been involved in the Making Headway project – from the workshop programme to the catwalk show. I caught up with Katie Senior, the designer who created the window display at Hat Works, to find out more about how it came together. 434 more words

Charcoal and Chalk

A new exhibition at Buxton Museum by artist Clare Allan is getting a lot of attention. Although her prints explore the grey rain-drenched streets of northern cities like Manchester, Stockport, Blackpool and her home town, New Mills, there is a vibrancy and movement to the places and characters therein. 63 more words

GWYNNE INVITES CONSTITUENTS to win £50,000 for their cause

Andrew Gwynne MP is calling for constituents to get involved with comparethemarket.com’s latest Great British Switch campaign. This provides the chance to nominate a local charity to be awarded a £50,000 donation. 274 more words

Press Release

Immoral Act on Wartime Medals in Heald Green

Wartime commemorations dashed as 3 wartime medals are stolen from Beechwood charity shop Heald Green Stockport.

On 6th  August 2014 volunteers at the Beechwood charity shop were mortified to find the 3 medals missing just days after the display in the window was opened, both the volunteers and community had donated a many number of articles to commemorate World War 1. 111 more words

Beechwood Charity Shop

Spot The pub 15

We are in a Yorkshire city or town ( just for a change), and ready for food and drink, there are several pubs around, so lets visit one. 314 more words