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Postcard No. 7: Castle Hotel, Oldham Street, Northern Quarter

Had to see Oldham Street first.
Maybe because of Gary Oldman.
Mad. I know. Not even spelled the same.
There’s a great pub called Castle Hotel.

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Postcard No. 6: Mosley Street

Caught the tram at Mosley Street.
There was a woman waiting at the stop
who looked a lot like Vivienne Westwood.
Mad hair. Without the red.

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New Bailey Project: 3

The New Bailey development photographed at street level.


Catching Up With Cake

This weekend I had my oldest friend come up to manchester for the weekend.

Claudia and I met when we were 11 years old.  I saw her and her twin brother playing with an inflatable crocodile whilst on holiday and, being an only child and desperate for a friend, i introduced myself and we’ve been close ever since. 785 more words


Postcard No. 5: Piccadilly Gardens

He dragged me all over the city.
My feet hurt. I feel happy.
Saw the wheel lit up last night in Piccadilly Gardens.
I smiled in the cold and he kissed me.

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Travel plans and Chester

I’m back from the cynicism of my previous blog! I’ve been quite busy recently, but it is slowly getting better and more manageable. School wise I have finished my work placement, did two presentations, and have seriously started dissertation outlining and researching. 668 more words