The Mancunion

Britain's biggest student newspaper

Monthly Archives: October 2017

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Review: Daphni – ‘Joli Mai’

Dan Snaith aka Caribou struggles to find rhythm or rest place on perplexing second album as Daphni

Photo: Adam Belles @Flickr

Fire breaks out at university halls

The 17-storey block of flats set on fire but there have been no reported injuries

Image: Matt Davis @ Flickr

Rude bus drivers or difficult students?

The Mancunion has investigated student experience with bus drivers after a Manchester Metropolitan University student allegedly faced harassment and discrimination

Photo: Casey Reed - Penn State University @Wikimedia Commons

Collision of two neutron stars observed for the first time

It’s almost as ground-breaking as the first ever observation of gravitational waves

Self Portrait in the Studio at Peckham (After Steenwyck the Younger) II Photo: theWhitworth

Remembering Partition with New North South: Raqib Shaw

The Whitworth welcomes Raqib Shaw with a palatial yet haunting new installation

Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Speed running

A quick history of the subculture

Chicken meat. Photo: Raul.Perez @Flickr

UK’s largest meat supplier violates food safety standards

The University of Manchester calls for reassessment of the UK’s food system after a huge poultry meat company has been found repacking old meat

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Half-Life 2: The Past and Future

After 10 years, where are we now?

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An innocent act of kindness

Keep your eyes peeled for our new innocent angels Hannah and Esme delivering #innocentactsofkindness around campus

Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Live: Papa Roach

Callum Lunn thinks this isn’t Papa Roach’s last resort

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Review: Divinity: Original Sin 2

An Old-Style RPG that turns out to be one of the best

Photo: Richard Davenport

Review: Mobile

A caravan plays host to an exploration of social mobility in 21st century Britain as part of Orbit 2017