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Daily Archives: 26th October 2017

Photo: And So I Watch You From Afar

Album: And So I Watch You From Afar – The Endless Shimmering

And So I Watch You From Afar do what they do best

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Another look at the Balfour Declaration

Lawrence Rosenberg, Associate Director of the Pinsker Centre and the former President of Manchester University JSoc, argues that people shouldn’t protest the celebration of an attempt to end Jewish persecution

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Review: Aziz Ibrahim – Lahore to Longsight

Longsight born Aziz Ibrahim brings home an enticing life story of origin, identity and culture – brought together by the support of a live orchestra and an incredible collection of archived film footage of life in 1950’s Britain and India.

A spot of pumpkin carving for this year's halloween. Photo: Anuranjan Roy

Halloween in Manchester 2017

Your guide to October’s festivities

Photo: Keziah Doudy

The Black Narrative: A new way of thinking

Doudy’s project aims to bring more black voices to the UK’s media

photo: Ali Hanbury

30 years queer: the Mancunion centre at the heart of LGBT+ resistance

With the 30 year anniversary of the first fully publicly funded ‘gay centre’ built in Europe’s opening soon approaching, Kizzy Bray talks to Dr. Ali Hanbury, the centre manager to discuss links with UoM, plans for the future and why places like The Proud Trust are just as important today as they were 30 years ago

Photo: MASH

The new MASH Mobile

Editor-in-Chief Kirstie O’Mahony talks to the women at MASH who make the streets a safe and welcoming place for sex workers in Manchester

Photo: Christopher Elison @ Flickr

The best shops in the Northern Quarter

Want to Fallow-up but not not dive too far into that overdraft? Here is a collection of the places to go in the Northern Quarter

Photo: Alexander Ridler @flickr

United Carabounce back after their loss at Huddersfield

Lingard bags a brace as Swansea lacked the attitude to compete

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Weinstein’s last pillar

Following allegations of sexual assault by countless actresses in the film industry, the future looks bleak for Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. Maddie Rodbert discusses how this will affect his soon-to-be-ex wife’s brand Marchesa and how the fashion industry has responded to Weinstein’s horrific abuse of power

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Review: Geostorm

The only thing Geostorm does on a worldwide scale is disappoint

Photo: The Dancehouse

DM17 Film Season: Frankenstein & Bride of Frankenstein

As part of Design Manchester’s 2017 Film Season, The Dancehouse resurrects two horror classics on the big screen