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Manchester Day
On Sunday we played in the Manchester Day parade. Seemingly about 75,000 people watched, so it's probably our biggest audience yet. There are loads of pictures of us on flickr, and the costumes looked fab so all the work was worthwhile. My only gripe ...
22-Jun-2010
20:38:00
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Visiting Baby - the world's first stored-program computer
I had to attend a meeting in Manchester on Tuesday afternoon, so while I was there I took the chance to drop in on Baby, or as it is more properly known, the Small-Scale Experimental Machine, or SSEM for short. Baby was the world's first stored-program ...
14-Jun-2007
06:01:04
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Busking for tsunami relief
Yesterday the Samba band I'm in took part in a big bash in Manchester to raise funds for tsunami relief. There were about six bands there in total, well over 100 people. We met up in the Royal Exchange Theatre building. I'd never been in there before, ...
09-Jan-2005
09:44:31