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Countdown is on to the opening of this year's Opera House panto - Aladdin!

The countdown is on to this year’s all-star dazzling family pantomime at the Opera House, Manchester – Aladdin.

Benidorm, Loose Women and Coronation Street favourite, and star of the all-new Are You Being Served, … 304 more words

Not a pretty picture

Reading the chapter entitled Melancholy Objects in Susan Sontag’s book On Photography. Sontag mentions British photographer John Thomson and further research shows that between 1876 and 1877, Thomson and a journalist named Adolphe Smith produced a monthly magazine called… 143 more words

Research & Reflection

Cold Feet season seven: Here's what we want to see in the new series

The revived and hugely successful sixth series of Cold Feet has drawn to a close with the friends ending on a bit of a high. 753 more words

TV

Manc Icons Model our new T shirt

Our new fundraising t shirt features an orignal photo of Morrissey by Mike Joyce. Mike offered to help our fundraising and between us we have come up with this great new T shirt to raise funds for a second USA trip for young people at the club, and future activities for young people. 83 more words

In The News

BBC confirms transmission date for Wilkie Collins' The Moonstone

One of the things we’ve been keeping an eye on is the BBC’s adaptation of Wilkie Collins’ The Moonstone. From what we knew from a few weeks ago, the five-part costume drama was to be stripped across one week and shown during the day, and was to star John Thomson (Cold Feet, The Fast Show) and Sarah Hadland (Miranda, The Job Lot). 167 more words

British Crime Drama

Two Ottawa cooks bound for world's top barbecue competitions

Two of the world’s top barbecuing competitions take place later this month, in Lynchburg, Tennessee, and Kansas City, Missouri. At both, an Ottawa-area cook or two will try to smoke his way to glory. 1,701 more words

Food