A Manchester thread for all things Manc

Discussion in 'Midlands and the North' started by mauvais, Dec 28, 2016.

  1. Patteran

    Patteran A nowadays excuse

    Alty & Levy are standard Mcr school slang. Sounds a bit daft when you're a grown up, but it's authentic enough. Abbreviation suited old-fashioned graffiti that had to be carved into desks & train doors with a compass. 'Manny' sounds odd to me, but the youngsters are all over it currently.
  2. Threshers_Flail

    Threshers_Flail Well-Known Member

    Yeah not wise knocking the local slang when I've just moved here. :oops:
  3. Threshers_Flail

    Threshers_Flail Well-Known Member

    Got a free ticket for Virginia Wing this Saturday at Yes in Manchester if anyone fancies it, pm me and I'll forward you the ticket.
  4. farmerbarleymow

    farmerbarleymow Sweetcorn, Seagulls and Wasps are Brilliant!

    Odd random query today, while walking down Tib Street. A short-ish chap asks me if I know where 'Brass Hat' is. I said no, because I'd never heard of. He then elaborated and said it was 'the shagging place' while doing that fist pump thing with both arms by his side, presumably to simulate thrusting.

    I was quite perturbed that he thought I would know where the local knocking shop was. :D
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  5. handy1

    handy1 A certain Man U fan ; )

    Why do you mention his height? At 5'6" i find this offensive. OK it was me ;)
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  6. farmerbarleymow

    farmerbarleymow Sweetcorn, Seagulls and Wasps are Brilliant!

    Hope you found 'the shagging place' :D
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  7. killer b

    killer b No Hateration, No Holeration. in this Dancery

    anyone else going to this Red October conference on Saturday?


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