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Monthly Archives: November 2016

Photo: The Grand Tour

Review: The Grand Tour, Episode One

The boys are back in town. And in a similar vein to recent weeks, May and Hammond had the nation in stitches

Photo: ABC Television Group @ Flickr

Gigi Hadid, Melania Trump, and the rise of virtue signalling

Romy Biscoe uses the controversy at the AMAs as a window to explore the modern phenomenon of ‘virtue signalling’ and its role in the US election

Photo: Joseph Laithwaite

Revolution Champions League opens in Manchester

The National Cycling Centre saw Revolution premiere their newly upgraded format

Photo: Tookapic @Pexels

“You’re a total cuck mangina”

We take a look at some of our favourite comments

Photo: Opera House

Review: Love’s Labour’s Lost

Love Labour’s Lost and Much Ado About Nothing have been paired sharing the same cast and set on different nights, after watching Love Labour’s Lost Jennifer Sterne argues that the impact of their pairing would be more effective if shown as a double-bill

Photo: Album Artwork

Album: Thee Oh Sees – An Odd Entrances

Thee Oh Sees have yet another great addition to their impressive catalogue of albums with this latest release, writes Ollie Clack

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EuroWatch: Bundesliga

Josh Jenkins will be looking at the best European leagues each week

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Five free things to do on a rainy day

With the weather getting worse and worse, read on for our tips on how to beat the rainy day blues and get out and about in Manchester

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Poorest countries aim to eliminate fossil fuels

Some of the poorest countries in the world, who are heavily affected by increasingly extreme weather conditions, have promised to run on 100 per cent renewable energy by 2050

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England players caught in the act

A few weeks ago, the press exposed the apparent wayward acts of Rooney, as well as Henderson and Lallana. Was this scrutiny unfair?

Photo: Summit Entertainment

Review: Indignation

First time director, James Schamus, has a welcome case of beginners luck with the triumphant Indignation

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Battlefield 1: review

It’s been just over a month since the highly anticipated launch of Battlefield 1, so what’s the skinny? Was it worth the wait?