May 31, 2017 Will Whyler

The internet is full of nutritional tips from ‘experts’ with an Instagram following and a gym membership. A lot of the time, these tips amount to little more than, shall we say, alternative facts. We’ve busted the 5 biggest foodie fibs so you don’t have to: (more…)

May 15, 2017 Will Whyler

It’s (slowly) warming up, which means that soon it will be summer party season and you’ll inevitably be busting out the barbecue. Now, everyone loves a good barbecue – but we’d all be lying to ourselves if we pretended that endless burgers and sausages (plus a few drinks most likely) was a particularly healthy venture. We’ve put together some ideas on how you can indulge in a barbecue, guilt free. (more…)

April 19, 2017 Will Whyler

Here at MagnaPass HQ we’re always working as hard as we can to deliver the best service for you, our lovely customers. All of that effort needs fuel to go along with it, so we’ve all developed our own little snacking habits to get us through the day. Of course, all this extra food can become quite unhealthy, but we’ve narrowed down a few of our guilt-free snack options. So here we go, these are a few of our favourite things: (more…)

March 27, 2017 Jessica Tsang

We admit we’re slightly caffeine-addicted at MagnaPass and always on the hunt for some good coffee in the city of Manchester. Being lucky enough to be work within an agile work environment, the MagnaPass often team finds themselves working in coffee shops a few times a week –  naturally this means lots of coffee consumption! We’ve narrowed down a few of our favourites – here are our five must try coffee spots in Manchester. 1. Foundation Coffee House. Foundation Coffee House is always packed whenever we visit on a weekend, and with good reason. This is one of our top spots for…

March 15, 2017 Aaliyah Binnie

  Here at MagnaPass we love a good coffee, fortunately for us Manchester is home to some great little independent coffee houses. So, when we heard about Another Heart to Feed, a Melbourne inspired coffee shop and we decided we had to try it! With spring on the way and the sun finally shining in Manchester, we decided to move the MagnaPass HQ from OGS to Chapel Street for a few hours. It was the perfect morning for coffee, brunch and blog writing. (photo credits IG : @sa7ar_m and @casualdiners) Located just by Salford Central train station, this spot really is…

March 8, 2017 Aaliyah Binnie

As you may have heard, we have just launched a new competition with The University of Manchester! 3 sports clubs are competing for the most new member sign ups to the MagnaPass website. Along the way they have the chance to win some great prizes, including post-training drinks and snacks.  We are excited to announce that we are collaborating with 4 our favourite health food companies to kick start this competition. All the prizes up for grabs are delicious and healthier than the traditional snack options people usually go for. So, if you are the kind of person who loves…