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2020 10 16 Ncp Car Parks

City Council to take back control of 13 central car parks from NCP

The move is cited as environmental, but the income certainly won't hurt....

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Manchester's iconic Kendals/House of Fraser building to become offices

Jonathan Schofield looks at plans which would mean a huge change for Deansgate

2020 09 08 Kimpton Clocktower Superior Standard Double Guest

Palace Hotel to reopen in October as luxury Kimpton Clocktower Hotel

Guests can expect in-room yoga mats, free tuck boxes and record players playing the sounds...

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Mahiki stripped of its licence after ignoring social distancing measures

Manchester nightspot flouted COVID-19 guidelines by operating as a club

2020 07 29 Towers On Water St That Include Co Living

Can we carry on developing Manchester like we did before COVID?

Andrea Sandor on whether recent plans to approve a number of ‘co-living’ skyscrapers was a...

2020 07 27 Lawn Pod

Lawn Houses, Pods and deckchairs - Manchester’s Lawn Club is back

Stylish social distancing comes to Spinningfields

2020 07 06 Reopening Saturday 3

First night out in Manchester: Was Saturday night common sense or chaos?

Jonathan Schofield rushes out for food and drink as venues open

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'Reverse consultation' leads to small victory for city centre residents

Jonathan Schofield hopes this little victory for residents might lead to a bigger idea

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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...

2020 03 25 Empty City Liveprool Road

Empty Manchester: Has this ever happened before?

Even Jonathan Schofield can't find any precedent for these times in Manchester's history

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Coronavirus conspiracy theories in Manchester

Jonathan Schofield reveals some of the wilder theories he's heard around town

2020 03 11 Pavements Charlotte Street

A holy disgrace: Manchester city centre's pothole problem

Jonathan Schofield finds his favourite potholes and asks what's being done about them

2020 03 05 Premier Inn Filth 3

Manchester Central Premier Inn's filthy secret

Jonathan Schofield on corporate responsibility and simple pride

2020 02 27 Deansgate Pavement Extensions 2

Common sense on Deansgate - eight years of paving frustration relieved

Jonathan Schofield applauds as council admits defeat over dangerous junction

2019 23 12 Albert Square Proposal

Albert Square reborn: We look at the plans. We have questions

Jonathan Schofield takes a critical look at the ambitions for Albert Square

2019 12 05 Kampus Garden

Copenhagen, canals and community - how Kampus avoided dullness in design

Developer Adam Brady from HBD talks us through how they arrived at a plan

2019 12 10 Property Roundup Terminal Two

Property roundup – Refuge centre to language school, terminal news and the biggest lido

Bricks & Mortar part 13 - MMU sports institute, waterworld at Dumplington, airport terminal dates

2019 09 10 Michelin View

City centre living is ace: especially as you get older

Jonathan Schofield chats to long-term city centre dwellers ahead of the 'Meet the Neighbours' weekend

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