The Mancunion

Britain's biggest student newspaper

Yearly Archives: 2017

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Live review: Aminé

The Banana Boy tells Academy 3 “you’re beautiful” on the Manchester date of his “Tour For You”

Photo: Lemn Sissay

Lemn Sissay’s Christmas dinner

As Christmas draws ever nearer, many marginalised people such as care-leavers, could be alone this holiday. Lemn Sissay’s Christmas dinner aims to provide a special, luxury day and create more positive, magic memories for its guests

Photo: Esther Craven

Winter warmer: Steak and ale pie

It’s cold and probably rainy outside, almost the end of term and your belly deserves to be full and happy. Steak and ale pie, treat yourself. Serve with mash and greens.

Photo: Roger Blackwell @ Flickr

Oi Oi! An interview with Franko Fraize

Raine Beckford talks to underground rapper Franko Faize

The University of Manchester Students Union (Image: Vita Student @ Flickr)

Postgraduate students feel unrepresented by Students’ Union

Students’ Union Education Officer “gutted” by the decision to not introduce a Postgraduate Students’ Union Officer

Image: Jack Houghton

Love For the Streets ends semester on a high

Student-led campaign aims to engage students in the sensitive topic of homelessness with a conference and sound clash

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Students outraged at Ofsted for schoolgirl hijab proposal

“This is England, for pity’s sake!” a student told The Mancunion criticising the proposal

Photo: The Emma App

The Emma app with UoM graduate Edoardo Moreni

With the rest of your student loan lost to the dark winter nights, Kizzy Bray talks to Edoardo Moreni, co-founder of the Emma app, a financial advisory system that provides people everywhere with the means to save you up to £600 a year

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Manchester scientists find new test predicts skin cancer return

New findings from the CRUK Manchester Institute show that a test for tumour DNA in the blood can predict skin cancer returning

Photo: KAMiKAZOW @Wikimedia Commons

Do you think you’re a Star Wars superfan?

Prove yourself in a quiz you will

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Live Review: Mastodon

The sludge-stoner metal kings proved that they’re still reigning at a sold-out Academy

Illustration: Freddie Hill

Review: The Patron

This restaurant will certainly be receiving my patronage again