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  • Aug 31, 2014
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Manchester

Gomez gets rapturous home welcome

Artists: Gomez

Venue: Manchester Arena

Gomez are a band from Manchester and relatively new to the music scene. They signed a record contract in 1998 while they were still at university.

Wednesday, 2 August, 2000, 12:00am

Doves - Lost Souls

Doves - Lost Souls Doves package their debut album in images of amateur boxers from inner-city Manchester, presumably to align themselves with the finest of Mancunians, Morrissey and the Smiths, who celebrated both.

5 May 2000 - 12:00am

Talking about where you live

Talking about your home is an obvious thing to do when you meet someone for the first time. If this person comes from another country, he or she will be naturally interested in learning a few facts about where you live. He will want to know how different your home area is from where he lives.

5 Apr 2000 - 12:00am

500 children to see Man Utd train

Hundreds of disadvantaged children will be able to watch Manchester United train tomorrow, with 500 passes to be shared between non-profit groups.

Children aged six to 14 will be taken by bus to the Hong Kong Stadium to watch United prepare for their match against South China on Saturday.

22 Jul 1999 - 12:00am

Radio row over deal on games

Radio Television Hong Kong has criticised game organisers after it failed to get the broadcasting rights for South China's exhibition matches against Chelsea and Manchester United.

Commercial Radio has won the right to cover the Chelsea game on May 20, while the Manchester United game on July 20 goes to another commercial station, Metro Broadcast.

16 May 1997 - 12:00am

Shearer, Harvey Nichs Oasis, push colleges

How trendy a city is makes a big difference to students thinking of going to study there, a market research company has reported.

Surveys by Heist in the UK show that most sixth-formers have a hazy knowledge of institutions.

7 Jan 1997 - 12:00am