Slogan ‘Teas’

Typography is the new black don’t you know.  Particularly when its monochrome.  Even more when its on a t-shirt or in a frame on your wall, making a statement.  The popularity of the food and drink slogans has grown, so I thought in homage to the tearoom why not flag up my favourites.  And who hasn’t rocked a slogan or two in some way or another. Continue reading


Trof Northern Quarter

Trof in the Northern Quarter of Manchester holds a little place in my heart.  It is a day to night ‘den’ over three floors, that has always served great food.  With a love of music it is a venue for gigs, open mic nights and a good old quiz of course.

Back in the day when I used to venture out on a Friday and Saturday night, Trof NQ was my first point of call as my friends and I would squeeze in amongst the lively crowd and order up a cocktail or three.  This place does laid back cool in typical Manchester style. Continue reading