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Monthly Archives: September 2017

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Review: The Hitman’s Bodyguard

Patrick Hughes reaches the low expectations we had for his film and keeps falling

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Five sport societies to join this September

Some hidden gem societies to sink your teeth into.

Platt Lane, Rusholme (Image: Rusholmeruffian @ Commons Wikimedia)

Muggings on the rise in Fallowfield

Criminals reportedly target students as they return to Fallowfield and Withington from University or nights out this week

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A very Normal interview

BAFTA award winning screenwriter, poet, comedian and co-founder of Baby Cow Productions, Henry Normal sits down to chat with Raine Beckford about the launch of his new book

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Manchester University ranks fifth in UK for graduate employability

The University of Manchester climbs global graduate employability rankings by independent league table

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Remembering Partition with New North South: Beyond Borders

The Whitworth’s new exhibition responds to the anniversary of partition by reclaiming the tradition of textiles

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Manchester, night by night

A digest of Manchester’s finest student offerings for your diary

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Want to dine with a difference? Experience the blind taste test at Vapiano

In celebration and anticipation of this year’s Manchester Food and Drink Festival, Vapiano is offering its customers the opportunity to put their taste buds to the test

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Freshers abroad: what to expect from your next big adventure

As freshers descend onto Manchester once more, Kizzy talks to three third year University of Manchester students who are starting their new lives on their year abroad, discussing what freshers is like across the pond

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Greater Manchester Police “inadequate” at recording crime

The city’s police force fails to record 15 per cent of crime reported to it

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United earn comfortable Champions League win

The Red Devils make an assured start to the campaign

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In conversation with Neville Pierce

From student editor to film journalist for Empire, Neville Pierce is quite the chameleon