Welcome to G7uk.com

Thursday 3 January 2013

New Year’s Eve Fireworks around the town hall as Manchester welcomes in 2013 (video)

Fireworks around Manchester town hall as the city welcomes in 2013 on New Year's Eve

Fireworks erupt around Manchester Town Hall as the clock chimes midnight. Edited highlights from the 11-minute-long display.

Filed under: Fun,Manchester,With video — GS @ 6:33 am
Wednesday 7 November 2012

Police Commissioner Hustings 2012, Manchester (video)

The Police Commissioner hustings event was held at the Roscoe Building, Manchester University, on November 6, 2012. Four of the candidates were present: Matt Gallagher – Liberal Democrats, Tony Lloyd – Labour Party, Michael Winstanley – Conservative, and Steven Woolfe – UK Independence Party. Roy Warren – Independent – couldn’t attend due to ill health. The event was organised by the Manchester Evening News.

This video shows the initial speeches. Each candidate was allowed to speak for about three minutes.

Police Commissioner Hustings 2012, Manchester

Filed under: Crime,Manchester,Politics,With video — GS @ 10:46 am
Monday 10 September 2012

Manchester Crime & Criminal Justice

Manchester Crime website

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.

Filed under: Crime,Manchester — GS @ 2:01 am
Sunday 24 June 2012

The Olympic torch relay arrives in Manchester (video)

Watch the video.

The Olympic torch relay at Deansgate and Bloom Street on Saturday June 23, 2012.

Filed under: Manchester,With video — GS @ 4:58 am
Tuesday 5 June 2012

Bells ring out at Manchester Town Hall (video)

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.

Filed under: Manchester,With video — GS @ 3:05 pm
Wednesday 14 March 2012

The changing face of…?

Demolition in St. Peters Square, Manchester

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.

Filed under: Buildings,Bygone Manc,History,Manchester — GS @ 1:01 am
Thursday 11 August 2011

Riots and looting in Manchester city centre

Riots and looting in Manchester city centre

An exclusive 10-minute video showing the disorder and looting of shops in the Piccadilly area on Tuesday evening and the police response.

Filed under: Crime,Manchester,Politics,With video — GS @ 4:26 pm
News & Comment


Audio Buildings Bygone Manc Computing consumer Crime Documentary Environment Food & cookery Fun g7uktalk Gay General Health History LGBT Manchester Net & technology Personal Photography Politics Production Rushes Science Shopping software Strange The media TV & film Video-making Wildlife With video


© Copyright g7uk.com 1999-2016