The Mancunion

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Monthly Archives: December 2017

Photo: Sam Pigott

Manchester Christmas Markets: the Yorkshire pudding burrito

The entire contents of a Christmas dinner wrapped up in a Yorkshire pudding… what is not to love!

Photo: Hannah Brierley

Live review: Kasabian

Kasabian proves to Manchester that they are, without a doubt, still totally on fire

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Live review: Marilyn Manson

The godfather of goth puts on an extremely underwhelming and borderline insulting show at O2 Apollo

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The LGBTQ+ society gives students free HIV tests in the SU

The Mancunion talks to the university’s LGBTQ+ society about World AIDS Day and the importance of knowing your status

Geguri, the first female competitor in Overwatch APEX

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What it’s like being a ‘girl gamer’

Traditionally ‘nerdy’ sub-cultures are terrible to women

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Concerns raised over potential loss of EU funding for Manchester University

Fears have been shared over the future of funding for scientific research in a post-Brexit Britain

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Recipe: Christmas Pizzas

This festive twist on pizza is sure to be as fun to eat as it is to make


Dressing up for Christmas

Maddie Rodbert reveals her top tips for a glamorous festive fashion

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Are Star Wars games doomed?

Are Star Wars games redeemable, or have they fallen to the dark side?

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There’s something about Meghan

Inside the wardrobe of the latest Royal-to-be

Photo: Will Da Costa

ArtBox: Interview with artist Will Da Costa

We catch up with contributing artist Will Da Costa, who will be donating his playful illustrations to the event

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Shaw excellent for Manchester United against CSKA Moscow

Luke Shaw NOT Danny Rose is the long-term solution at left-back for the Red Devils