Thursday morning technical support sessions at CGN

Thursday morning tech training sessions at CGN  – laptops, smartphones and lots of advice Thursday mornings at Chorlton Good Neighbours (CGN) aren’t all about coffee mornings just now. Since September (check) we’ve been running sessions to sort out any problems with member’s laptops. tablets, iPads, smartphones or PC’s. A grant under the Council’s COVID ImpactContinue reading Thursday morning technical support sessions at CGN

Madge Addy – “The Manchester Nurse Who Became a Spy”, a talk by Chris Hall

Chris Hall gave a talk to the Chorlton Good Neighbours History Group (04-02-22) based on his biography of Madge Addy, a Manchester nurse who served alongside the International Brigades in Spain and went on to work as a British agent in Nazi-occupied France. Madge joined the International Brigade of volunteers fighting for the Republican causeContinue reading Madge Addy – “The Manchester Nurse Who Became a Spy”, a talk by Chris Hall

Thurs Feb 3rd,  History talk at 1.30pm, Chris Hall – Madge Addy ‘the nurse who became a spy

Dear All Here is the link for next Thursday’s Feb 3rd  History talk at 1.30pm  by Chris Hall on Madge Addy ‘the nurse who became a spy’ who lived on Manchester Rd opposite Chorlton Library. This lady was a nurse in the Spanish civil war and a special agent in occupied France in WW2, soContinue reading Thurs Feb 3rd,  History talk at 1.30pm, Chris Hall – Madge Addy ‘the nurse who became a spy

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