Posts Tagged: architecture

Concord Suite

The Concord Suite – Droylsden

The Concord Suite – Droylsden Let loose with a Metrolink ticket, this week our supersonic Steve sped up to Droylsden to  check out the “harmonious” Concord Suite… There is little or no reference to this fine building on the whole

Concord Suite

The Concord Suite – Droylsden

The Concord Suite – Droylsden Let loose with a Metrolink ticket, this week our supersonic Steve sped up to Droylsden to  check out the “harmonious” Concord Suite… There is little or no reference to this fine building on the whole

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EVENT: Manchester Modern Orbital Infrastructure (bus tour) 16/05/15 *please note the change of date*

Manchester Modern Orbital Infrastructure tour Join the Manchester Modernist Society on a coach journey around Manchester’s orbital motorway looking at industrial and infrastructure buildings. We shall visit a variety of buildings led by Richard Brook – creator of the Mainstream

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EVENT: Manchester Modern Orbital Infrastructure (bus tour) 16/05/15 *please note the change of date*

Manchester Modern Orbital Infrastructure tour Join the Manchester Modernist Society on a coach journey around Manchester’s orbital motorway looking at industrial and infrastructure buildings. We shall visit a variety of buildings led by Richard Brook – creator of the Mainstream

Oldham Magistrates Court

Oldham Police station & Magistrates court

Oldham Hold‘em – Breaking the law This week we sent Mr Marland straight to Oldham, without passing GO! and without collecting £200, to bother some bobbies, and mither some magistrates… I’m no stranger to the courts, I got hoisted in

Oldham Magistrates Court

Oldham Police station & Magistrates court

Oldham Hold‘em – Breaking the law This week we sent Mr Marland straight to Oldham, without passing GO! and without collecting £200, to bother some bobbies, and mither some magistrates… I’m no stranger to the courts, I got hoisted in

St Stephen's

St Stephen’s RC

Droylsden’s Delights This week we find Steve temporarily diverted from a bicycling quest to purchase cullinary containers, after spying a humble local marvel… One fine sunny Monday morning I set out cycling to Ashton-under-Lyne to buy an enamel pie dish.

St Stephen's

St Stephen’s RC

Droylsden’s Delights This week we find Steve temporarily diverted from a bicycling quest to purchase cullinary containers, after spying a humble local marvel… One fine sunny Monday morning I set out cycling to Ashton-under-Lyne to buy an enamel pie dish.

Simonsway

Simon’s Way

Simon’s Way Steve’s off down the back roads of industrial estates on his bike this week, getting up close and personal with bug zappers, amongst other things… Bird Hall Lane, Cheadle Heath Stockport was once home to the mighty industrial

Simonsway

Simon’s Way

Simon’s Way Steve’s off down the back roads of industrial estates on his bike this week, getting up close and personal with bug zappers, amongst other things… Bird Hall Lane, Cheadle Heath Stockport was once home to the mighty industrial

Merseyway Precinct

Merseyway Shopping Precinct

Beneath the Precinct the Precinct The tireless Steve Marland revists a childhood haunt, his latest mooch see’s him rediscovering the precinct below the precinct… Opened in 1965 as one of the country’s first pedestrianised shopping developments, Merseyway was for me

Merseyway Precinct

Merseyway Shopping Precinct

Beneath the Precinct the Precinct The tireless Steve Marland revists a childhood haunt, his latest mooch see’s him rediscovering the precinct below the precinct… Opened in 1965 as one of the country’s first pedestrianised shopping developments, Merseyway was for me

St Raphael's Exterior

The concrete of St Raphael the Archangel

The concrete of St Raphael the Archangel This week went sent Steve Marland back to one of our favourite haunts, for a slightly different take. Returning along Huddersfield Road from a cycle tour in search of the source of the

St Raphael's Exterior

The concrete of St Raphael the Archangel

The concrete of St Raphael the Archangel This week went sent Steve Marland back to one of our favourite haunts, for a slightly different take. Returning along Huddersfield Road from a cycle tour in search of the source of the