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Manchester Art Gallery: Fashion

As I’ve been back in Manchester for a few weeks, I thought it was about time I headed into town for some culture. Manchester Art Gallery has opened two new fashion exhibitions over the summer, and I was eager to go and take a look. 309 more words


Rosary Procession for Peace in Nigeria

The pilgrim statue of Our Lady of Fatima as She heads to the starting point of the Rosary Procession.

The annual Rosary for Peace in Nigeria Procession was one to remember this year. 504 more words

Centenary Celebration

Herroit's 100

Every morning the birds woke at daybreak and so did little Maisie Herriot. The five-year-old quickly dressed and padded downstairs as quietly as she could so as not to wake anyone else. 1,029 more words


Kensal Green Station at 100

On the back of my last post about the rarely-used-in-passenger-service Primrose Hill link on the Overground, I was doing some reading about this railway and came across the fact that my local station, Kensal Green, was opened on 1st October 1916. 865 more words

3 Months On

1st October 1916 and the Battle of the Somme had been raging for a whole three months. Countless men lay dead and many more were no longer capable of action. 154 more words


the Terrace...

Have you ever had one of those days that everything was just crazy? What if the last week has been insane or the last two weeks? 429 more words