NEWS DIGEST 19.12.2021: Chaos at Manchester Airport’s Xmas getaway; other UK stories

Good morning. Today’s news is via Facebook. Hundreds of passengers have been caught up in chaos at Manchester Airport with many missing flights due to long queues through security. People reported passengers in tears after being ‘stranded’ when flights took … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 19.12.2021: Chaos at Manchester Airport’s Xmas getaway; other UK stories

THE REAL-LIFE SIDESHOW BOB?: Fundraising clown criminalised by UK council

  Manchester – VIJAY SHAH via SWNS digital A man dressed as a clown who was fundraising for victims of terrorism found himself accosted by council workers who confiscated his donations bucket, SWNS news agency reported this Friday. Pensioner Tommy Armstrong, from Greenock in Inverclyde, Scotland, had visited the city of Manchester in England to collect spare change for victims of the recent suicide bombing there, when employees of the Manchester city council approached him while he was about to collect donations for a special charity 10-kilometre fun run he was due to take part in. The council staff demanded … Continue reading THE REAL-LIFE SIDESHOW BOB?: Fundraising clown criminalised by UK council

PHOTO MOMENT: Indie music end of year party poster by Tacheless Promotions

An independently produced poster by an independent music label. This poster combines alternative art (seemingly influenced by Instagram) combined with the visuals of a vibrant Northern indie music scene, getting right to the core of what music is all about: good times and appreciation of non-mainstream bands. The poster is for the ‘Twisted Wheel‘ end of year music party being held at IndiePendent café on the High Street, Scunthorpe on the 5th December 2014, featuring indie acts Danny Mahon and the band The North. It was produced by Tacheless Promotions using Fused. Tacheless Promotions Cafe Indiependent Danny Mahon The North SOURCES: Vijay … Continue reading PHOTO MOMENT: Indie music end of year party poster by Tacheless Promotions