An autistic teenager has been left heartbroken after losing his toy horse at Manchester Airport.
13-year-old Thomas Kidd has carried his toy, named ‘Horsey’, around with him everywhere since he was born. 383 more words
As dusk closed in, her fingers crept around the corners, allowing shadows to appear. A light wind stirred causing an erratic newspaper to sail on by, drifting down the platform till it came to rest between the enigmatic rock and a soggy cardboard box. 1,523 more words
I do like this picture, or I wouldn’t have chosen it — I always like the juxtaposition of so many random people in airports, and wonder where the yogi is off to (beyond just the answer ‘Amsterdam’, which is where the 05:55 KLM flight goes to, always the first flight to leave Manchester on any given day). 87 more words
Manchester’s airport’s history dates back to 1911 when an aerodrome was established at Trafford Park. Between then and 1935 (when the site at ‘Ringway’ was developed for use) there had been four other locations, all of which were abandoned as aircraft became larger to meet increasing passenger numbers and required longer landing strips and more facilities. 316 more words
Those who know me would say that I wouldn’t miss type opportunity to look around the facilities of an airline. So, that is exactly what I did, thanks to Thomas Cook Airlines at Manchester Airport, the main base of the airline in the UK. 790 more words