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A guffaw, a guff, and a MacGuffin

#AsteroidDay. How was it for you? I had intended to post up my highlight, but a rare heatwave has slow-cooked my brain… until just before day’s end, a cool breeze silenced the birds, and the dusk got exploded by a storm. 249 more words

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Council pursues blanket ban on homeless protest camps in city centre

The third eviction attempt of the homeless protest camp was heard at the Manchester Civil Justice Centre on Monday. The council sought an eviction order for the protest camps in St Ann’s Square and Castlefield and a districtwide injunction banning all further homeless protest camps from the city centre. 62 more words


Why volunteer? Haven't I got enough to do?

Tomorrow is the first day of the Manchester International Festival as it kicks off with a host of performances ranging from visual shows, musicals to choirs. 417 more words


Inner City Joules - Polyvore Outfit of the Week

I have been a fan of Joules for several years now, and I clearly remember falling in love with their classy, feminine designs that never seem to go out of style. 212 more words



This is not me.

But give me half an hour, and a double.


Crash closes Route 83 in Manchester

MANCHESTER – A road is closed as a result of a two-vehicle accident on South Main Street (Route 83) in Manchester.

There are injuries reported, though the extent of those injuries isn’t known at this time. 8 more words


The Smith Street Band announce August headline dates in addition to Reading & Leeds performances

Returning for their fifth European tour in just three years, The Smith Street Band have announced headline dates in London and Manchester, the two intimate shows serving as a warm up to the band’s appearance at Reading and Leeds festivals in late August. 163 more words