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2019 10 07 Mana Team October

Michelin madness: Manchester's pursuit of a star examined

Jonathan Schofield assesses what difference it makes in terms of the city

2019 10 11 Brexit Van 1

Interviews with inanimate objects: The Brexit Van

Confidential gives a voice to the van with the plan soon to be converted into...

2019 09 30 Belgian Property

Big developments, weak civic space: Manchester's growth from a Belgian perspective

Jonathan Schofield interviews Belgian developer Zabra about what Manchester says to them

2019 09 13 Sushi Marvel Seared Fish

‘A small morsel of joy’ - Sushi Marvel, Ancoats, reviewed

Jonathan Schofield is in love with Chorlton’s city centre sushi sibling

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Changing Places - What were these Manchester buildings used for in a former life?

Louisa Gregson looks at what some venues used to be, once upon a time

2019 08 22 No8 First Street

Work Hard, Play Hard - A look at N08 First Street's new office spaces

New development will be the largest, most efficient office floorspace in central Manchester

2019 08 15 Bobby Dazzler

Manchester Pride in Seven Objects

Where there is rain you are bound to find rainbows...

2019 08 07 Manchester Migrant Worker Factory

A message to the government: Manchester welcomes more migrants

Our occasional columnist and councillor contemplates the new government’s immigration policy

2019 07 26 El Camino Pork Chopped

'Chunky, juicy, full-on' - El Camino at The Cotton Factory, reviewed

Jonathan Schofield has the best pork chop of his life

2019 07 15 Tonkin Liu Heat Tower

New 40m high 'sculpture' will generate low-carbon heat and power for the city

Jonathan Schofield thinks this Tonkin Liu design is a beauty

2019 07 03 Prop Axis 2

'Architects and commentators take themselves far too seriously' - Axis Tower

Forthright designer Jon Matthews talks about the building people love or loathe

2019 07 04 Wok To Walk Queue

‘Maybe I chose wrongly’ - Wok to Walk, Barton Arcade reviewed

A new filling station on Deansgate opens for the very hungry. Jonathan Schofield is full...

04 07 19 Manchester Tram Metrolink Contactless

Metrolink set to go contactless this July

TfGM reveals when we will be able to beep in and beep out on the...

02 07 19 Manchester Bus

Andy Burnham launches 'Our Pass' free bus travel for 16-18 year olds

Scheme is set to "unlock benefits" for a generation

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Which Manchester postcodes are most likely to see an increase in house prices?

Looking to buy or sell this year? Manchester's strongest property markets might just surprise you...

2019 06 04 Peterloo Mem

The Peterloo Memorial's lack of access. A glaring error?

Jonathan Schofield and the strange case of the flawed Jeremy Deller design

2019 05 28 Michael Howard Communal Slate Wharf

"Cutting the crap with property management": Michael Howard of UrbanBubble interviewed

Jonathan Schofield talks to the ebullient enthusiast behind a company with almost 5,000 flats on...

2019 05 14 Cann B S

The lost streets of Manchester: Cannon Street

Jonathan Schofield takes an occasional look at some of the streets that have disappeared or...

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