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Trick or Treat!

by Jemma.

It’s Halloween! A time for magic, spells and potions! We have many plants in the Materia Medica that were used for mystical purposes. So if you are a witch in need of ingredients for your flying ointment: we have belladonna, which you can mix with hemlock, wolfsbane and other such ingredients to make your broom fly high into the sky. 75 more words

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Crazy P

Crazy P are an electronic music group that formed in Nottingham in 1995. Originally known as Crazy Penis for the shock value, now the name has been shortened so the band can continue to grow with their fusion of soul, house and dance music. 97 more words


Riot Jazz

I chat to Riot Jazz, who are veterans for the student event at University of Manchester called Pangaea. The 9 piece live brass band brings vibes from Brooklyn all the way to Manchester. 108 more words



Wildflowers are a 4 piece band with great vocals that harmonise a variety of instruments that create a sound seemingly similar to Fleetwood Mac and The Eagles. 120 more words


And now for something completely different

After a slight flurry of crafting, things have gone quiet again at Tilly Mint HQ. Not because I don’t want to, but because I’ve taken on yet another new project. 460 more words


Divestment at the University of Manchester: why are we doing this?

Definition: “DIVESTMENT” is the reduction of some kind of asset for financial, ethical, or political objectives.

Climate change – the scientific context

Climate change, caused by emissions of greenhouse gases from burning oil, gas and coal, threatens the lives and livelihoods of billions of people around the world. 1,880 more words


The Beards

The Beards are an Australian comedy folk band that have been touring the globe sharing the joys of having a beard since 2005. Originally from Adelaide they have been making hilarious (but true they would say) songs about the joys of having a beard and why being clean shaven is such a disaster. 118 more words