Goose steps and mass graves? We’re only trying to save the world – Telegraph

Caroline Lucas; Caroline Lucas: the Green in beige who could be Nick Clegg

Climate Change

Goose steps and mass graves? We’re only trying to save the world I enjoy a visit to ClarksonWorld along with the next man, but I can’t live there , writes Robert Webb.

Caroline Lucas: ‘Westminster is like Hogwarts on steroids,a Byzantine place, like a very beautiful museum’

By Robert […]


Hardy Farm site meeting


One of the 6 balloons showing height of proposed towers

Protesters gathered today to express their views to the Planning Committee at Hardy Farm, Chorlton Meadows about the proposal by Rob Turley, representing Chorlton & West Didsbury Grounds Ltd, to construct six 15 -meter high floodlight towers within yards of houses and in […]

Manchester University and the Planners

Manchester University has a lot of clout when it comes to planning the future of the city, perhaps too much clout, when one considers their land acquisition and attempts to shut down local street traders on the Oxford Rd Corridor. They are however hosting some public talks entitled ‘Brownbag’ Sessions with Urban Practitioners: “The […]

Midsummer Feast at Community Allotment

Culture and Permaculture: Party down the allotment with a local choir, a prize-winning allotment holder and sax-player, food, drink and marshmallow-toasting last Wednesday at Scott Ave community allotment:


‘Natural Perspectives’ – Photography Exhibition

Natural Perspectives - Rachael Magowan


Time: 13 November · 18:00 – 21:00 Location: Astanga Yoga Space (above the NWS Sports (martial arts/boxing supplies) shop, 1st Floor, 583 Barlow Moor Rd, Chorlton M21 8AE. It’s just before Four Banks crossroads, on Barlow Moor Road, Chorlton). The entrance is to the rear and side of the […]