A new website about crime and justice in Manchester pulls together news and information from a range of sources and is updated throughout the day. It’s a very welcome public service for the city.
I filmed the Camp Cooks — Wynnie, Rose, Cleo and Lucy — as they rehearsed for their forthcoming tour of UK festivals and events. As seen on ITV’s This Morning show on Thursday 28 June! Visit them on Facebook, Twitter and the Camp Cooks website.
Watch the video. The Olympic torch relay at Deansgate and Bloom Street on Saturday June 23, 2012.
The bells were rung at Manchester Town Hall at lunchtime on Tuesday June 5, 2012 as part of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations. It continued for about 45 minutes. Watch the video.
As Manchester City Council cuts services and grants to various events, it’s essential that the public is able to have an honest debate about what should be funded. The organisers and City Council exaggerate crowd numbers for this parade enormously, probably by a factor of ten, while the media fail to scrutinise and report accurately. […]
You may struggle to identify this location at first glance because it looks so different. Certainly I got a big surprise last Sunday as I turned the corner from behind the Central Library.
Photo: by Vera Kratochvil. In the small pond that is gay Manchester, a couple of dozen people back-pat and promote each other. Publicity and awards are given.