REVIEW: Avenue Q – The Lowry, Salford

Before I open this review, I should mention that I’ve seen this show previously five or six times now, I was a big fan of it in the West End, and saw it every six months or so – so it’s been great to revisit this production here in Manchester, as part of it’s seemingly […]


Max and I have just got back from The Lowry, where they’ve currently got a FREE exhibition called ‘The House Of Annie Lennox’ which is running until Sunday 17 June 2012. Annie Lennox is a massive icon to me, and I’m a big fan, so this was indeed a treat – in addition, as this […]

IMAGES: MediaCityUK (and Salford Quays)

Here are some images that I took on Boxing Day 2011 of Salford Quays and the new MediaCityUK development. None of the pictures have been touched up – in the ones with the stunning blue sky, those were genuinely the colours that we were seeing! šŸ˜€ Please click to enlarge any image, though you are […]

On a Saturday in Manchester

So, lastĀ Saturday (19thĀ April) was the long awaited trip backĀ home to Manchester with Stu. How exciting! We booked the train tickets weeks ago so as to getĀ them for a decent price, although as engineering works occur on the West Coast Mainline every weekend, the journey took four hours each wayĀ insteadĀ of theĀ usual two. That said, the journey […]