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Monthly Archives: April 2018

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Live: SU meets with students to discuss options post-strike

Live updates on the ‘Industrial Action: Next Steps’ meeting organised by the Students’ Union

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North Campus evacuated due to chemical scare

People are being advised to avoid the area

Credit: Sam Warrenger

A degree is all we need to give you, say University

Open meetings with university leadership are taking place up until the 9th May to talk about the strikes and other issues facing students

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Strike suspended until further notice

The new wave of strike action was planned to take place during the exam season

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Review: Spring Awakening

A beautiful production centring on some universal, if somewhat uncomfortable topics — not to be missed

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Preview: Little Comets

Don’t miss the band this Friday at Manchester’s Club Academy

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GCHQ to open new spy base in Manchester

The facility will apparently create hundreds of jobs for people in and around the city

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Safety scheme officially launched despite criticism

Volunteers will work alongside Greater Manchester Police in an attempt to make the streets of Fallowfield and Withington safer

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Live Review: Mabel

Mabel commanded energy and attention as she confidently opened for Harry Styles

Live Review – Arcade Fire

The Canadians confirm their place among the decade’s best bands in typically spectacular fashion

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Review: The Clockmaker’s Tale

Will Vincent is taken back in time by UMMTS’ latest piece of new writing at Barton Arcade

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Review: The Replacement Child

Rob Tomlinson reviews a production that blends tragedy and comedy by mother and child friendly company Abooo Theatre