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BLOOMS show off the North in debut single 'Head Is Swimming'

If you’re going to try and get yourself sponsored by a Manchester eatery, there’s not many better than Northern Soul. The UK’s first gourmet grilled cheese restaurant just off the Northern Quarter specialises in delectable grilled cheese sarnies; evidenced here in the debut video from Manchester based trio… 155 more words

Birthday Cake For Breakfast

TBP shortlised for the National Tattoo Photography Awards

Exciting news…

TBP has been shortlised for the National Tattoo Photography Awards! My image, The King & Queen of Hearts, will be on display at… 45 more words


Manual 365/28 Reflections

I’ve started using Strava while I’m working and also while I’m hunting for my pictures, today’s little half an hour jaunt from the hotel to Telford Plaza totalled 1.3 miles. 232 more words


Manual 365/25 System Reset

Just been looking over my last few blogs and I’ve realised that sometimes I wander from the reason I started this thing in the first place. 201 more words


The Science District of North Kensington

Dave Walker from RBK&C Local Studies recently put a posting on his excellent blog that he called The Science District of North Kensington. These were the streets, named after eminent Victorian scientists and engineers,  that used to run between Ladbroke Grove and Wornington Road.  1,440 more words

Dear Lucy Allan: An Open Letter about Maintenance Grants

Dear Lucy,

I am writing to you regarding the Government’s recent decision to scrap university maintenance grants for lower-income students. It was my intention to implore you to vote against the proposals to abolish maintenance grants in the Opposition Day Debate on Tuesday January 19 – and then, after some more research, I learned that you were, in fact, one of the 18 MPs who sat on the Delegated Legislation Committee which initially debated the amendment scrapping the grants and that, further to that point, you were one of the 10 MPs who voted in favour of scrapping the grants. 2,640 more words


Malt Shovel, Hadley, 20th January

It had to happen sooner or later!
Jo and A.J. from “The Malt Shovel” have heard of us and are hosting a Folk meet… 36 more words