Cultural revolution

Have spent an inspiring few hours with creative co-operatives – artists, graphic designers, sculpters, cake makers, animators and photographers – in Salford.

The streets around, all the way to Rochdale, are lined with billboards featuring coops as part of the ‘join the revolution’ campaign. One person tells me that Andy, one featured as a member of the football coop FC United, drove him round the roundabout twice so he could see him 10 metres tall.

One creative band, I think called Serious Drinking (?), issued an album years ago titled “the revolution starts at closing time”…

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