Day 13

Mesmerised by Vance Taylor's beautiful art installation. It will feature in the main marquee, the dance floor.

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Day 12: Dedicated to David Finni Who Passed Last Friday

An open letter to Wayne Mantrax. This ain't no Reno Reunion.

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Day 11

Had a magical moment with Carmen [pictured] today when her and Ivan Smith realised their dads were best friends as barbers in the old Moss Side.

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Day 10

Let's hope they can't take fingerprints off a wet wallet that has been buried for 30 years. Alcina found it in the backyard grid. Proving Archeologist Sarah was right yesterday about finding things someone might have dropped. lol x

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Day 9: Dedicated to memoirist Marie Smith. Her funeral took place on Monday.

Stevie directing Les and Billy's art work is almost as intense as Salford University Applied Archaeology's journey to get us to this point.

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Day 8

At first I was bothered about selling the 28th event tickets. Now I am bothered about the right people having the tickets. That is Honey Blue Forshaw. Dionne Richardson's daughter. Granddaughter of the Reno. Staring at grandpa Triggy. We should all be there. Us who went, our kids, our kids kids.

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Day 7

Site looking gorgeous. Has to be seen to be appreciated. As Elliott Macauley said today in a Facebook post: went down the Reno. Man does he look good. Feast your eyes girls.

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Day 6

Classic Reno. Two beautiful blondes rocked up. 10 denier tights. Long legs. We went out the window. But boy they could work. Cleared out a whole section on their own. Angela, and I am really sorry can't remember the other name. Be really grateful if you would put your names below in the comments.

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Day 5

Archeologist Sarah Cattell said when she was leaving: 'it's not like leaving a normal site it's like leaving a club.'

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Day 4: Dedicated to Francis Pereira Who Would Have Been 70 Today

The site looks like a Roman Temple site. The atmosphere is glorious. You have to come down. I'd love you to dig. But just come and chill if you're on disability. LOL x

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Tony Cole

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