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Election 2015… Arsed?
May 4, 2015 – 3:52 pm | No Comment
Election 2015… Arsed?

by Divinio
 
 
Five years ago, the 2010 general election saw the constituency of Manchester Central yield the lowest voter turnout in the whole country. With such a diverse range of peoples living within its borders, this …

Spirit, patience, gentleness
August 16, 2014 – 8:24 am | One Comment
Spirit, patience, gentleness

‘Spirit, Patience, Gentleness,
All that can adorn and bless
Art thou – let deeds, not words, express
Thine exceeding loveliness.

Attention all lions presently slumbering…
August 15, 2012 – 4:39 pm | No Comment
Attention all lions presently slumbering…

Peterloo-related events in Manchester this week:
1. Manchester Trades Union Council is marking the 193rd anniversary of Peterloo with a commemoration concert this Thursday, 16 August, 7pm at the Radisson Edwardian Hotel, Peter Street, Manchester M2 …

Manchester massacre
August 16, 2011 – 1:39 pm | One Comment
Manchester massacre

At least 18 people were killed and 400–700 were injured.
Of the casualties whose residence was recorded, 61% lived within a three-mile radius of the centre of Manchester.

Spirit, Patience, Gentleness
August 16, 2010 – 2:34 pm | No Comment
Spirit, Patience, Gentleness

Remember those who died so that you can vote. Peterloo Massacre, August 16th 1819.