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iPhone : Phil HaysallykerfootAndrew Keh I’m the same. But to be hugely pompous, I think that’s because the best stories are just stories, really: they’re kind of set in a sport (or an industry or a city or whatever), but they’re all about people.
iPhone : This is absolutely forensic in its detail, fair in its judgment and broad in its perspective. It will also teach you the word “aphelion,” which I can guarantee the author has never used out loud in his life. twitter.com/markogden_/sta…
iPhone : Miguel DelaneyBobJennifer Williams Manchester is markedly worse than Liverpool and Leeds. And just to clarify: meant London turns a blind eye to northern issues, not London doesn’t have issues. But equally: just because it’s bad in London doesn’t mean nowhere else matters.
iPhone : Jaimie KaffashMiguel DelaneyJennifer Williams Yeah, of course. It’s an issue everywhere. But Manchester (where I live, so am more conscious of) is staggering, to be honest. Sleeping in the shadows of the cranes shoving up glass and steel high-rises with no social housing attached. I
iPhone : Miguel Delaney It’s a major national scandal that not one national newspaper, as far as I can tell, even seems to care about. Jennifer Williams has done incredible work on it. But it’s the provinces, so London - media and politics - shrugs.
iPhone : WillDaniel StoreyBA Analytics I said then and still believe now that it not working out at Roma is not enough to erase almost 20 years of good work. Maybe it shows that these things don’t travel well, and so does Brands.