Category Archives: Manchester University

Manchester Musical: Pirates of Penzance

The Pirates of Penzance is probably the most famous operetta written by the Victorian equivalent of Andrew Lloyd Weber and Tim Rice. They are of course, WS Gilbert And Sir Arthur Sullivan. Even if you don’t know any Gilbert & … Continue reading

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Manchester Weather, Whether We Like It Or Not

I fell in love with Manchester when I came for my University admissions interview. It had been exciting to travel up by train from the farthest reaches of East Anglia, well Peterborough anyway. I’d heard all the stories about how … Continue reading

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