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Body worlds...stripped bare...

Advantages: Starts well, some was scientific...the literature was interesting!
Disadvantages: Mostly non scientific, patronising and boring...without the arrogance of von Hagens

...I spent most of the last week in Burnley, near Manchester, visiting one of my relatives and for a day out her son took us to see the Body Worlds 4 exhibition at Manchester Science Museum. I deliberately asked for a new category for this because although i ...

Secre 08.04.2008 · Read full review
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Unsure future for unsung hero

Advantages: Amazing history and building
Disadvantages: In bad disrepair

...I have recently been completing an assignment on Victoria Baths, in Manchester. For those of you that don’t know about this magnificent building I am about to explore an amazing piece of history. Location Victoria Baths is a beautifully constructed ...

carminator 25.05.2004 · Read full review
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So did you vote for Victoria Baths?

Advantages: fascinating piece of social history, the intersting guided tours, the beautiful stained glass windows and the mosiac floors
Disadvantages: unlileny to be a success as a working swimming pool due to more modern pools

...So who watched BBC2’s conservation voting program Restoration then? Wasn’t it an interesting fascinating series? Those who watched it will know that Victoria Baths in Manchester was the winner. I know there were complaints that they were not old enough, ...

duskmaiden 23.10.2003 · Read full review
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Ticks all my boxes: child, budget and wildlife friendly!

Advantages: beautiful, free, good playground, lots to do, good facilities
Disadvantages: hard to find out what's on due to lack of website

*Placing travel reviews at the top as it's summer holidays - hope this is helpful.* As well as getting out and about further afield this summer, budget constraints also meant we spent a fair bit of time getting out and about closer to home. And for us, y ...

LadyValkyrie 04.09.2011 · Read full review
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A deeper experience

Advantages: Great night out
Disadvantages: None

After hearing people rave on about how great Lucid is I finally decided to give it a go. The special nights are as follows: Mondays are "Fire and Ice" - RnB, Smooth Grooves and 90s Classics with DJ Rob Fury. Wednesdays are "Game On" - Student nig ...

missixty 08.11.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Lucid, Manchester

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