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Politically active: what's stopping you? 

Like many people over the last few years I’ve been seething from my sofa, ranting online to anyone and everyone who will listen about the iniquities of the current political system. 1,003 more words

Thursday volunteers continue sterling work!

Over the past several months volunteers from the Friends and Sustrans have continued their excellent efforts to maintain and improve the Loop.  Recent activities have included a spring litter-pick, managing the saplings along the Loop edges, wildflower sowing and improving the grassed area at the Levenshulme quadrants! 77 more words


In-depth: The Abortion Debate in Fallowfield and Beyond

A couple of weeks ago we published a story looking in to an anti-abortion campaign that had been running outside a clinic here in Fallowfield. In this article, we take a look at the two parties involved and what some of the wider arguments are. 926 more words


Social Unrest in Manchester's Student Capital

Anti-social behaviour is the most commonly reported crime in Fallowfield; a suburb that has been home to Manchester’s students since Edwardian times.

While the student population provides an… 310 more words


Anti-abortion Campaign Nears End

The anti-abortion group 40 Days for Life are coming to the end of their latest round of campaigning outside an abortion clinic in Fallowfield.

The organisation is… 404 more words


A Bus through my Past

Last Saturday, I paid my first visit to Manchester City Centre since the week between Xmas and New Year. I usually pay a visit once a month, generally the weekend after my salary goes in. 1,021 more words


Oxford Road: Officially Restricted. 

So Europe’s busiest bus route, Oxford Road, Manchester is currently littered with roadworks. Like literally, they’re everywhere.

As a keen believer in walking as a mode of both transport and fitness, you would think I would be little effected by such issues. 153 more words