Party 21st November We're Celebrating Our Heroism

Over the last few weeks, me, the Reno 12, and Manchester University students have been questioning Reno style. What is style? What is cool? Titled: Ghetto-ology, a concept in style. On our party night we are intending to highlight somehow the most stylish amongst us. Don't worry if you don't want us…

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The Reno at The Whitworth Complete

We have created the most beautiful space ever. You're gonna love it.

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Dedicated to My Mum Margaret Lynch and My Grandson Lucky Blue Lawrence

I have 3 shit things to deal with. A 2 fantastic things to tell you. At the beginning of another leg of this journey. First I ain't no Goddamn saint. And I sure ain't doing this for the good of my health. Or maybe I am. Up till now I have been engrossed with my black side. What about my white side?

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"You Build It They'll Come' Susie Prouse 19-09-19

That blasted Gail Allott who was our number one fan till she posted this about our marvellous Reno heritage/art’s centre: ‘Linda Brogan you know what, I think simplicity is the way. No grand gestures, no over the top architecture, no in your face extravagance. It's the Reno, pure, simple, a place to…

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I Claim This land in The Name of The Reno

I want the Reno land on the corner of Princess Rd & Moss Lane East. It is a heritage site. Of significance to the Mixed Race community. Of significance to Moss Side. Of significance to all who graced its floors. We're stood where our amphitheatre will be. Pics Rude Gal.

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1981 Moss Side Riots: what did we learn?

We each hold answers. Woven together they become a blanket, like the old Moss Side, or any lost community, of people you can rely on. On the 12th of September 2019 in Whitworth Art Gallery exhibit Parliament of Ghosts we will set up that loom. You need to come and add your strand. Top pic taken by Rude…

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A Beer A Dance or A Cup of Tea

If I die before you, do not let this man come to my funeral. Only partially joking. Those who were at Tony's funeral today will get it. Those who were in the Reno will get it. But let me tell you something if he didn't show up and he didn't put on a show you would be mortified. It would feel like you…

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The Reno 12 Discussing our Moss Side Riots Enquiry

The 5 films I have shown this week are the hump of the rollercoaster. We have been chugging up hill, chugging up hill, chugging up hill, building up steam. From this moment on we will be in exhilarating freefall.

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The Moss Side Riots: what was that about? 3rd post show discussion

Riot memoirist retired Pc Ian Mack joins us for our Moss Side Riots enquiry.

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2 Friends of The Whitworth Visit The Reno 12 Aug 8th

2 Friends of the Whitworth come to visit. I’ve been to visit them the Tuesday before. A bunch of posh ladies, and a shy bloke. In this video we feel like their equals. We don’t sell our selves. Shit. In fact we listen to their grievances. And incite them to riot. Laughing. It ends up being really funny.…

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