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What Is The City But The People?

Opening Ceremony M1F17

A free public event in Piccadilly Gardens

June 29th 2017

Idea by Jeremy Deller

Directed by Richard Gregory

Piccadilly Gardens is sunny and crowded. 394 more words

What Is The City But The People?: MIF17

So this isn’t exactly a review, just some thoughts on the opening event of Manchester International Festival 2017 – What Is The City But The People? 402 more words


Unite Against Hate - Go out, protest, be angry if it makes you feel better

It has now become clear: the politicians and perpetually outraged ‘liberals’ have no idea what they’re for or against or even what they’re protesting about – they’re starting to sound like a broken record, not a very good record mind, more like a Engelbert Humperdinck B-side or something along those lines. 515 more words

Society And Politics

On The Plate: Bundobust

This week’s dish comes to you from an inner city basement! Which is a surprisingly lovely locale for a more than lovely dinner…


Where: In a basement next to the Subway that’s opposite Piccadilly Gardens… 643 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


A month from now...

A month today it will be pancake day! Hurrah! I know you can and probably do eat pancakes at other times, but somehow pancake day pancakes are best (apart from the pannekoeken made by our Dutch friends!) 395 more words