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Thirty-four words
September 6, 2010 – 1:20 pm | 8 Comments
Thirty-four words

This story contains thirty-four words and is written to accompany this photograph, snapped in Piccadilly Gardens on Saturday by a news-hound so eager for the scoop they were nearly knocked down by a bus.

Ring out, you celebratory bells
September 5, 2010 – 8:16 pm | 3 Comments
Ring out, you celebratory bells

How do you top a story about cigarette packet giraffes? Like this.
Tram 3007. It does exist. I’ve just seen it. There I was, on a 36 bus stopped at traffic lights …

1649 St George’s Hill…
March 11, 2010 – 8:37 pm | 2 Comments
1649 St George’s Hill…

There was a girl from Stockport;
Her name was Hazel Grove;
She started supporting city;
When she was eight years old…

Don’t mess with my toot toot
February 8, 2010 – 7:46 pm | No Comment
Don’t mess with my toot toot

I am aware I can be overly sentimental about Manchester. It stems from my overflowing joy at moving back home in 2006 after far too many years in London. For instance I still do things like sit at the front on the top deck if I’m on the 157 going to see my parents, because that’s what I did when I used to make that journey back from town on the 157 in my youth.