Posts Tagged ‘Manchester’

I can just about stick my head over the parapet to spread the word about a new game I’m working on with Larkin’ About. It’s called Stranger on the Eleventh Floor and will be starting at 10pm at Manchester’s Nexus Art Cafe on 26th February. That’s this Saturday night! Wear shoes you can run in […]


After what has seemed like a veritable drought in terms of Manchester weather, at some point before dawn on Saturday 5th October 2011, the heavens opened. They didn’t close again until Sunday. As luck would have it, this was also the day of Let’s Go Global‘s pervasive gaming event Space Invaders. But try as it […]


I headed down to greenroom on the evening of 3rd February for an excellent social event aimed at connecting local emerging artists with other artists and to highlight the opportunities available at greenroom to create and present work. I hooked up with the rest of Larkin’ About, and chatted to people about the events we’ve […]


I’m not feeling so guilty about the length of time between updates because it stems from being really busy doing things I love. Of course, I’d like to have more time to create and to post but I also have a day job to fit in amongst it all. Still, one can dream. First, I’ve […]


Manchester Girl Geeks are a non-profit organisation that meet at the hidden gem that is Madlab every month on a Sunday afternoon. The aim of the group is to bring together like-minded women interested in or working with technology, engineering and/or science. Men are very welcome, with the proviso that they come along with or […]


Playspace took place on Sat 4th December 2010 at Contact from 11:30 to well into the night. It was billed as a day to create, play and visit virtual worlds and I have to say that even such an ambitious statement fell short of capturing the creative energy that unleashed itself upon us on the […]


This Friday just gone I went along to the annual Halloween Manchester Critical Mass. If you’ve never been to or seen a Critical Mass event in action before, essentially it is a mass participation ride that takes place on the last Friday of every month. The start of the route and start time are known […]