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A big thank you to our fantastic local history group members, who gave a wonderful performance at All Saints on Saturday as part of the Manchester Histories Festival. The theme of this ‘Soapbox’ event was protest and democracy, and our re-enactment of a milk strike organised just over a hundred […]

Soapbox 2018 : Manchester Histories Festival   Recently updated !








World Book Night was celebrated with our first ever spoken word event, a really enjoyable and entertaining evening attended by over 50 people. Our headline writer, prize-winning local author Rosie Garland, thrilled us with brilliant readings of her poetry and of excerpts from her latest novel, The Night Brother. Ten […]

Rosie Garland and Friends Evening







This afternoon we have a special screening of films from the North West Film Archives’s collection, showing films from both Burnage and Manchester from 1910 to the 1970s. The showing is free and all are welcome to attend! All material shown courtesy of the North West Film Archive at Manchester […]

Memory Bank Festival