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HS2 route into Piccadilly
5th Jan
Who really knows how, when and if the HS2 high-speed train network will be built, but proposed plans include a 12km long tunnel under Manchester that...
New Order performed at last year's MIF
4th Jan
I had a tough time trying to come up with something for 11. My search results mainly yielded things about the postcode M11 and the M11 motorway for...
Constantine court, which has now been demolished
3rd Jan
Since I became editor of NQ, I've wanted to tell my story for a while. My adult life began at the age of 18 when I moved to Greater Manchester, I...
Football in 1996
30th Dec
With 2019 just a whisper away and the football league season just over the mid-point we can say with reasonable cerainty how well or badly each team'...
Bars on Barlow Moor Road
28th Dec
According to the i newspaper, the average cost of a pint of beer in Manchester is £3.93 Though hardly the most expensive place in the UK, it's still...
The offending road in Manchester
26th Dec
If you've ever been a postman or had a paper round, you can occasionally get perplexed by the numbering of houses on Britain's streets, but imagine...
Northern Quota Christmas logo
25th Dec
Good tidings one and all from everyone at NQ, we're enjoying a jolly festive period and hope that you are too. Worry not, they aren't making me work...
One Day Like This
25th Dec
One Day Like This was a smash hit single for Bury band, Elbow, in 2008. Lead singer, Guy Garvey, once remarked, "My God, how it changed our fortunes...
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