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Fairy flashmob: Piccadilly fairytales

Are you stuck for something to do tomorrow? I love the sound of this event, but sadly I will be stuck teaching a lesson about David Lloyd George. If, unlike me, you can get to Manchester’s Piccadilly Station at 11am … Continue reading

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Bury Light Night

If you’re anywhere near Bury on Friday 14th October, you have to check out Bury Light Night. This new event sounds fantastic, with masses going on around the town centre. Personally, I’ll be heading to Kay Gardens to look at … Continue reading

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Northern Quarter hearts U, Manchester

What could be better on a sunny sunday afternoon than some al fresco beats, beers and bunting? We stumbled upon this fab street festival today in Manchester’s Northern Quarter. The action is going on in and around Edge Street, Thomas … Continue reading

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Springwater Park: The clear up

Well, this poor blog has been much neglected of late. A combination of factors has led to my lack of action, not least of which has been preparing myself for a new job which starts imminently. I’ve been at the … Continue reading

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Darling buds of April

It’s amazing how much can change in a week. We went away on holiday and returned 7 days later to find the salad leaves were starting to appear on the windowsill. Now I’ve discovered that I can grow salad leaves … Continue reading

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A warm welcome is, er, welcome

It’s always nice to turn up at a park and be met at the entrance by a welcome sign and a lovely, big, bright map and information board. That’s what we got today at Debdale Park. Full post will be … Continue reading

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The beauty of it

When I read that this week’s Gallery theme was going to be “Trees”, I knew I had to take part, and I knew exactly what I wanted to do. Each photo in the collage is from a different park that … Continue reading

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