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Daily Archives: 9th October 2017

Photo: Alex Brenner

Review: Palmyra

The destruction of an ancient city inspires the breakdown of a relationship in Palmyra

Photo: Rosa Simonet

Manchester University political scene highly-rated

Which? University 2017 Student Survey ranked Manchester University highly for its “varied union activities”, “political scene” and “diverse local nightlife”


A chance to give homeless people administered healthcare

A new scheme is being set up in Greater Manchester to tackle homelessness

Photo: The Other Richard

Review: Eurohouse

The politics of the EU are explored through the relationship between two performers in Eurohouse, reviewed by Anna Merabishvili. Part of Orbit 2017.

IMBC 2017 glasses, on the left CAKE IPA. Photo: Alec Wilby

Indy Man Beer Con 2017

Indy Man Beer Con was back for its 5th year last weekend, Alec Wilby returned for the fourth time in search of doughnuts, gin and (presumably) beer.

Photo: Vimeo

Review: Flatliners

Perhaps the characters in Flatliners shouldn’t have come back to life

Raqs Media Collective Photo: theWhitworth

Remembering Partition with New North South: Raqs Media Collective

The Whitworth opens their main gallery up to RAQs Media Collective – self defined curators, editors and catalysts of cultural processes.

Photo: HOME

In Conversation: Kevin Jerome Everson

A rare visit to the UK by the prolific filmmaker and professor

Photo: Laura Grant

World Mental Health Day 2017 comes to Manchester campus

After a successful event for World Mental Health Day 2016, Wellbeing Officer Saqib Mahmood wants to make 2017’s celebrations even better

Image: norbert1 @ Flickr

Legal action threatened by Socialist Workers Party over NUS ban

A motion was passed by the NUS to stop organisation with The Socialist Workers Party but the SWP threatened legal action should the motion be accepted

Photo credit: Sam Cooper

Behind the scenes at City

A look at the ever-growing media team behind the Premier League leaders

Photo Credit: Ginah Shergill

The not so Ordinary

Deciem, also known as The Abnormal Beauty Company has taken ownership of an umbrella of different beauty brands. I was intrigued and super excited to…