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2020 05 04 Feeding The Community

Food for all – Could we come out of this with a bold plan to combat hunger?

This pandemic has shown how communities can effectively redistribute food, but what happens next?

2020 05 01 Deansgate From Station

Deansgate to be pedestrianised (a bit)

Jonathan Schofield thinks the pedestrianisation scheme is neither one thing nor the other

2020 04 30 Coat Of Arms Kimpton Clocktower Clock And Gable Ship

Up in Arms: The symbols of Manchester explained

Jonathan Schofield says when this is all over let's design in some identity

2020 04 23 Archi 2 Gregan

The story of Manchester architecture: Part two 1800-1850

Jonathan Schofield continues his online tour with the city's defining building type

2018 06 14 Warth Mills 1

Warth Mills: The Bury WWII internment camp that time forgot

As VE Day approaches, we look back on a compelling wartime tale

Manchester Town Hall

Should councils start investing in local business?

Occasional contributor John Blundell puts forward a suggestion as to how the economy might start...

2020 04 17 Inanimate Mast

Interviews with inanimate objects: This week, it's 5G masts

Confidential grills a 5G mast and uncovers a surprising truth

2020 04 15 Archi 1 Cupola Rm 3

The story of Manchester architecture: Part one

Jonathan Schofield starts the epic tale of Manchester architecture

170728 Foodbank

Manchester foodbanks to receive £200k extra funding in response to COVID-19

Mayor calls on government to provide extra support to voluntary organisations during pandemic

2020 04 14 Keir Starmer

Opinion: Manchester MP, Graham Stringer on Sir Keir Starmer's leadership victory

It's going to be an uphill task for new leader, says Labour MP

2019 09 04 Air Pollution Road Car Children

The climate crisis needs us to change our behaviour just as COVID-19 has

Lib Dem climate campaigner, former NHS worker and NW MEP Jane Brophy makes a valid...

2020 04 09 Lloyd George Boris 2

Pandemic PM parallels: Boris Johnson and Lloyd George

Jonathan Schofield on a Manchester connection with a twist in the tail

2020 04 08 Vikas Shah Empty Mcr Gt Northern

April 2020 – Take a look around Manchester’s empty streets

Images taken by Vikas Shah show the city centre like you’ve never seen it before...

2019 07 19 Hospital Iv Health

Did you know that the Public Health Act began in Manchester?

John Blundell on how pangolins and a health crisis have more in common than you...

2020 04 06 Exercise Article Matt Hancock

Is our daily outside exercise slot in danger?

'Please Mr Hancock,' pleads Jonathan Schofield, 'the right to exercise must stay - for liberty's...

Parking Ticket Parking Fine Fixed Penalty Notice Car Park

Are Manchester's traffic wardens being furloughed or are they essential workers?

Rules in some areas to be relaxed and parking officers' focus is to shift

Chorlton Irish Club

Chorlton Irish Club for sale: closure looks inevitable

Cynical timing, but it looks like the popular community asset will bite the dust

2019 09 20 Native Colourful Bedroom

How Manchester's hotels have pulled together to help those in need

Many are now offering free city centre accommodation to critical front line workers

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