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

Gerrard’s The Builders Zoom history talk: Thursday Feb 4th at 1.30pm

David Roughley is giving the next Zoom history talk on Thursday Feb 4th at 1.30pm on Gerrard’s The Builders  We will circulate the zoom invitation to the talk nearer to the time The building firm of J. Gerrard and sons was started in 1864 by Jonathan Gerrard.  The business became a major construction company  basedContinue reading Gerrard’s The Builders Zoom history talk: Thursday Feb 4th at 1.30pm

History talk on Irving Berlin Thursday Dec 10th 2020 at 1:30pm  

Dear All Hope everyone is doing ok . Our next history talk is a week later than usual on 10th December but hopefully you will still be able to join us. Here are the details :  Irving Berlin was one of the greatest songwriters of the twentieth century. His songs inspired and entertained America through the Great Depression and two WorldContinue reading History talk on Irving Berlin Thursday Dec 10th 2020 at 1:30pm