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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

Fashion Society's First Social

Fashion Soc is taking the town. And we’re starting with Revolution. Get the chance to meet your fellow members and have a great night at the same time. 65 more words


The Great British Rake Off!

Sustrans arranged a “Great British Rake Off” event at the Sherwood Street entrance to the Loop today (as part of the ongoing Greener Greenways project). The area was cut last week at a Sustrans scything training event. 109 more words


Top 4 Places To Run In South Manchester

Fletcher Moss Gardens

A beautiful botanical garden and park with playing fields situated in East Didsbury. Great for more than just running  truly an oasis from the hustle and bustle of Manchester. 602 more words

'Mani In Manny

Turf: sunshine of the slightly tarnished mind

Turf are playing at Fallow Cafe in Fallowfield on Friday 15th July with Freakout Honey. Tickets £3

If cities can be said to have a sound, a particular mood, or a unifying culture then Manchester has a reputation for a gritty post-industrial determination to fly in the face of anyone who’s got one, and Turf join that raucous assemblage whether they like it or not. 223 more words

The First Motorcycle Race in Manchester?

In August 1899 The Autocar reported what could have been the first motor race in Manchester:

“The motoring racing at the Manchester Charity Tournament, which was held at Fallowfield on Saturday last, proved very disappointing. 582 more words