The Paralympics: From Manchester to Rio – Mark Todd

“Progression of Inclusive Design & Accessibility:  | From Manchester to Rio Via London & Sochi” A talk by  Mark Todd,   Nov 3rd 2016 Mark Todd has had  over 30 years experience in the field of disabled people’s access. Having played a key role in the disability movement, Mark became the first Access Officer at Manchester CityContinue reading The Paralympics: From Manchester to Rio – Mark Todd

Talk on Victorian Dress at History Group

“Victorian dress of the middle and working classes” Margo Singer Margo Singer’s gave a great talk to the Chorlton History Group on 3rd April 2014 in which she looked at the development of fashion and textiles in the mid 19th century, especially with reference to Manchester and the novels of Elizabeth Gaskell The talk looked at the development of corsets, crinolinesContinue reading Talk on Victorian Dress at History Group