BOOK: A GOOD GIRL’S GUIDE TO MURDER

A Good Girl's Guide to Murder: The case is closed. Five years ago, schoolgirl Andie Bell was murdered by Sal Singh. The police know he did it. Everyone in town knows he did it. But having grown up in the same small town that was consumed by the crime

MIF 2019: MARY ANNE HOBBS

6 Music will be giving a lot of love to Manchester International Festival (MIF) this year - broadcasting BBC Radio 6 Music shows on 5 and 12 July live from Albert Square at the heart of the festival. Our Joni caught up with DJ Mary Anne Hobbs... MED...

NO SUBTITLES IN HALF OF CINEMAS FOR TOY STORY 4

Thousands of deaf children could miss out on seeing Toy Story 4 because more than half of cinemas aren’t showing it with subtitles, the National Deaf Children’s Society says. EXCLUDED The film hit cinemas across the country on Friday, 21 June and f

GIG: PAUL HEATON & JACQUI ABBOTT

In a month of epic gigs in Greater Manchester, Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott (of The Beautiful South) arrived just down the road gracing the stage at the home of Stockport County for 2 nights last week. Una was there reporting for The Journalix, enjo

BOOK: MINIMAL FILM

We recently received our copy of the book Minimal Film by Matteo Civaschi. An uber cool graphic design book which invites the reader to see cinema from a different perspective. From Alien to Rain Man, Star Wars to Psycho, E.T. to Ghost... Minimal Fil

THE BEST HARRY POTTER COMEDY MOMENTS

The Harry Potter films were not necessarily marketed as comedy films. They were all well and good for introducing the world to the legend of magic. In doing so, they changed the traditional idea of what a witch might be along the way. They also broke...

COURTEENERS AT HEATON PARK

The loudest and most colourful of triumphant returns was made by Courteeners at Heaton Park on Saturday. Parklife had already warmed up, or rather severely muddied the park in preparation. With tickets in hand and raring to go 50,000 fans came from a

RETRO REMAKE: TOKI

After a successful launch on Nintendo Switch last November, retro platformer Toki's remake by Microïds has now made its way to PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC/Mac! To accompany this particular release of Toki, there are many new features are on offer:

BOOKSMART: REVIEW

Time for a movie review and what better than when Una caught the film Booksmart this week at HOME Cinema Manchester... BOOKSMART REVIEW I made a conscious effort to see this after receiving recommendations from several sources, plus I've always enj

THE COOLEST LEGO SETS EVER

We've been browsing online as if money is no object, on the look out for more Lego! It's become a bit of an obsession that slowly built up over time. Literally - I'll need to move house soon to squeeze in more boxes of the multi-coloured plastic bric...

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