Blogmas #13 – A short history of Manchester’s suburb Whalley Range

I’ve lived in Whalley Range for a few years now “oh, it’s safe round here, this street is a good, safe street” assured the cab drivers when I first moved in, unknowing, quite innocently, about the history of the area. Rows of terrace houses line the streets but further on on the border of Moss … Continue reading Blogmas #13 – A short history of Manchester’s suburb Whalley Range

Blogmas #12 On eating animals and eating at V Revolution, Northern Quarter

My journey into eating less meat probably started when I read Jonothan Safron Foer’s book Eating Animals a fair few years ago. He shies away from labels, talks about conscientious omnivores, and taught me about not only the ethical problems of eating animals but our social responsibility in regards to environmental issues. He talks about … Continue reading Blogmas #12 On eating animals and eating at V Revolution, Northern Quarter