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A small, six barrel microbrewery based in Middleton, North Manchester, though their origins hark back to a Friday night experiment in one of their kitchens. The brewers, Kathryn and Amanda, produced their first commercial beers in October 2011 and they’ve been picking up awards ever since, with their beers regularly being commended at Festivals in the North West. 62 more words

Blog

Waymarking's recent studies enhance understanding of making maps #1

My recent studies are continuing to enhance my understanding and interest in mapping and mapmaking (see previous blog posts: June 2010, Jan 2012, … 91 more words

Culture

VitalSource event: a student delegate's report

A university campus can be a strange sight these days – even in a library full of old and new books, there can sometimes seem to be many more laptops and tablets.  457 more words

Manchester 2013

It’s difficult to believe that two years ago we were doingthe same as we’re doing today, going to Manchester to see the Mavericks! here is what I wrote in 2013: 359 more words

Music... And My Favourite Gigs

Dawn on Palatine Road - Take Two

Dawn on
Palatine road
Taste of smoke
And strong spirit
Fending off
My soul’s mist

A friend leaves
Another face
Fading away
Tomorrow
Or even today… 44 more words

Poetry

RIVER IRK, EDGE OF THE GREEN QUARTER, MANCHESTER. 7.04AM

RIVER IRK, EDGE OF THE GREEN QUARTER, MANCHESTER. 7.04AM

The previous evening my flatmate and I had walked his dog through the Green Quarter of Manchester. 197 more words

Dances with Wolves, Belfast and Wigan - Introducing The Nouvelles

It seems odd that a band that recently recorded a song for the Northern Ireland football team’s Euro 2016 campaign should be based in Wigan. 2,749 more words

Music