Zoom talk: “Hidden History : Manchester and China”  2-12-21 at 1.30pm

The last zoom history talk of the year will be on Thursday 2nd December 1.30pm, titled  Hidden History : Manchester and China.  The talk will be given by Bryan Sitch , Deputy head of Collections at Manchester Museum and he will be exploring the hidden history of Manchester’s links with China.   Mancunians went to China as missionaries,soldiers, tradersContinue reading Zoom talk: “Hidden History : Manchester and China”  2-12-21 at 1.30pm

History Talk Thurs 4th Nov 1.30pm: Mcr Cotton Trade & campaign to abolish slavery

Dear all  Here is the link for this Thursday ‘s , 4th November , history talk at 1.30pm with Emma Fox who will be talking about Manchester’s  History with the cotton trade and the campaign to abolish slavery . Thank you as always for your support to these sessions    Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88128392404?pwd=Q0hZZG5hTzFLeTdqQ3F1amFZM0RDdz09Meeting ID: 881 2839Continue reading History Talk Thurs 4th Nov 1.30pm: Mcr Cotton Trade & campaign to abolish slavery

The Great American Songbook – performance 19th & 20th Nov

The Great American Songbook The inspirational lives and wonderful music of: Jerome Kern, Irving Berlin, Hoagy Carmichael, Cole Porter, George Gershwin, Harry Warren, Harold Arlen, Richard Rodgers, Fats Waller Sketches, Narration, Songs, performed by Historic, Award Winning: MANCHESTER ATHENAEUM DRAMA SOCIETY Accompanied by the ROGER BROWNE TRIO FRIDAY        19TH November 2021        Continue reading The Great American Songbook – performance 19th & 20th Nov

History talk 7th Oct: Shops & Elizabeth Gaskell

Dear All Here is the link to this Thursday’s History talk 7th October by Anthony Burton about Manchester shops and shopping in the times of Elizabeth Gaskell. 1.30pm start . Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84825619547?pwd=aUFuZkVSREhmOVF1eVFDVkpKTmxDQT09 Meeting ID: 848 2561 9547 Passcode: 239744 Please remember to mute yourself once the talk starts so that we can allContinue reading History talk 7th Oct: Shops & Elizabeth Gaskell

Digital Drop in at Good Neighbours

Digital Drop in at Good Neighbours Chorlton Good Neighbours is holding digital drop in sessions on Thursday mornings 10am-11.30am. Its on at the same time as the coffee mornings so have a coffee and get advice on any issues you have with a smartphone, tablet or computer