The Brussels phone ‘museum’

For anyone familiar with telecommunications before 2001 the sight of a Nokia 3210 will be a welcome reminder that at one point mobiles had a three day battery life and the ability to vanquish all that stood before it. For those who are not, a visit to the Brussels phone ‘museum’ is worthwhile. Not in…

Street art around the NQ

Manchester’s Northern Quarter – popularly known as the NQ is full of colour and great artwork. We spent the day taking pictures of all of the amazing street art that is on show at the moment. Here are some of our favourites;

What’s all this then? The Manchester Police Museum

On Lever street in Manchester’s Northern Quarter is the Manchester Police Museum. It is based in a former police station and is run by volunteers – only open on Tuesday’s. Inside the imposing Victorian building is a great interesting and fun collection of various police paraphernalia including historical uniforms, photographs and grisly evidence from crimes…