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Sacred Suburbs

Sacred Suburbs launches 23.11.14 Sacred Suburbs is celebration of post-war places of worship in the hinterlands of Greater Manchester. Whilst St. Raphael the Archangel (1963) by Massey & Massey and the magnificent William Temple Memorial Church (1965) by George Pace are well-known and

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St Saviours

Sacred Suburbs

Sacred Suburbs launches 23.11.14 Sacred Suburbs is celebration of post-war places of worship in the hinterlands of Greater Manchester. Whilst St. Raphael the Archangel (1963) by Massey & Massey and the magnificent William Temple Memorial Church (1965) by George Pace are well-known and

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Manchester Modernist Membership

Manchester Modernist Society Honorary Membership We have an honorary membership scheme for our supporters and friends so that you can join in and play a bigger part in the Manchester Modernist programme. Not only will you get our beautiful new pea

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Manchester Modernist Membership

Manchester Modernist Society Honorary Membership We have an honorary membership scheme for our supporters and friends so that you can join in and play a bigger part in the Manchester Modernist programme. Not only will you get our beautiful new pea

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Orbital Infrastructure : Our Day Out

If you would like a copy of the tour notes you can download them here

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Orbital Infrastructure : Our Day Out

If you would like a copy of the tour notes you can download them here

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Birmingham Suburbs: A C20th Society North West Group event

Birmingham Suburbs  Saturday, June 20, 2015 A C20th Society North West Group event Birmingham is well known for its modernist city centre and its thorough reconstruction in the 1990s and later but perhaps less known for the remarkable concrete and

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Birmingham Suburbs: A C20th Society North West Group event

Birmingham Suburbs  Saturday, June 20, 2015 A C20th Society North West Group event Birmingham is well known for its modernist city centre and its thorough reconstruction in the 1990s and later but perhaps less known for the remarkable concrete and

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Manchester Modern Orbital Infrastructure – Final Itinerary – Last Chance to book

We have finally settled on an itinerary for our Orbital Infrastructure tour and this is your final chance, if you haven’t done so already, to book one of the last places on the bus. First off we will visit Hexagon House

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Manchester Modern Orbital Infrastructure – Final Itinerary – Last Chance to book

We have finally settled on an itinerary for our Orbital Infrastructure tour and this is your final chance, if you haven’t done so already, to book one of the last places on the bus. First off we will visit Hexagon House

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The Manchester Modernist Cycling Club

There seems to be a direct correlation between people who like Modernist architecture and people who like riding bicycles. Perhaps it is the ‘Less is More’ simplicity of riding a bicycle that appeals? It should come as no surprise to

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The Manchester Modernist Cycling Club

There seems to be a direct correlation between people who like Modernist architecture and people who like riding bicycles. Perhaps it is the ‘Less is More’ simplicity of riding a bicycle that appeals? It should come as no surprise to

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Manchester in a skip: part 2

Manchester in a skip Found in a skip and then added to the Eddy Rhead archive, in a carrier bag under his bed, these slide transparencies taken in Manchester, show Manchester University buildings, including the lost Maths Tower, the soon

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Manchester in a skip: part 2

Manchester in a skip Found in a skip and then added to the Eddy Rhead archive, in a carrier bag under his bed, these slide transparencies taken in Manchester, show Manchester University buildings, including the lost Maths Tower, the soon

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Blackley Crematorium Tour: 28/05/15

Blackley Crematorium Tour: 3.00 Thursday 28 May A North West C20 Regional Group informal tour Blackley Crematorium, constructed in 1959 to the designs of the Manchester City Architect Leonard C Howitt, is designated Grade II for its pioneering modern design:

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Blackley Crematorium Tour: 28/05/15

Blackley Crematorium Tour: 3.00 Thursday 28 May A North West C20 Regional Group informal tour Blackley Crematorium, constructed in 1959 to the designs of the Manchester City Architect Leonard C Howitt, is designated Grade II for its pioneering modern design:

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The Concord Suite – Droylsden

The Concord Suite – Droylsden Let loose with a Metrolink ticket, this week our supersonic Steve sped up to Droylsden to  check out the “harmonious” Concord Suite… There is little or no reference to this fine building on the whole

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The Concord Suite – Droylsden

The Concord Suite – Droylsden Let loose with a Metrolink ticket, this week our supersonic Steve sped up to Droylsden to  check out the “harmonious” Concord Suite… There is little or no reference to this fine building on the whole