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! ūüėÄ Please click to enlarge any image, though you are […]

On a Saturday in Manchester

So, last¬†Saturday (19th¬†April) was the long awaited trip back¬†home to Manchester with Stu. How exciting! We booked the train tickets weeks ago so as to get¬†them for a decent price, although as engineering works occur on the West Coast Mainline every weekend, the journey took four hours each way¬†instead¬†of the¬†usual two. That said, the journey […]