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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

Owens Park
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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

Concord Suite

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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EVENT: Manchester Modern Orbital Infrastructure (bus tour) 16/05/15 *please note the change of date*

Manchester Modern Orbital Infrastructure tour Join the Manchester Modernist Society on a coach journey around Manchester’s orbital motorway looking at industrial and infrastructure buildings. We shall visit a variety of buildings led by Richard Brook – creator of the Mainstream

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EVENT: Manchester Modern Orbital Infrastructure (bus tour) 16/05/15 *please note the change of date*

Manchester Modern Orbital Infrastructure tour Join the Manchester Modernist Society on a coach journey around Manchester’s orbital motorway looking at industrial and infrastructure buildings. We shall visit a variety of buildings led by Richard Brook – creator of the Mainstream

St. Augustine's Crucifix

Sacred Suburbs: part 2 – the churches

Sacred Suburbs Day, 11th April 2015: the churches. Don’t forget to keep up with the Sacred Suburbs blog.

St. Augustine's Crucifix

Sacred Suburbs: part 2 – the churches

Sacred Suburbs Day, 11th April 2015: the churches. Don’t forget to keep up with the Sacred Suburbs blog.

Matthew & Angela

Sacred Suburbs: part 1 – the speeches

At St.Peter’s Chaplaincy, Oxford Road on 11th April, the crowd was captivated by talks from Angela Connelly, Robert Proctor, Anthony Grimshaw and Phil Griffin. Don’t forget to keep up with the Sacred Suburbs blog.  

Matthew & Angela

Sacred Suburbs: part 1 – the speeches

At St.Peter’s Chaplaincy, Oxford Road on 11th April, the crowd was captivated by talks from Angela Connelly, Robert Proctor, Anthony Grimshaw and Phil Griffin. Don’t forget to keep up with the Sacred Suburbs blog.  

Oldham Magistrates Court

Oldham Police station & Magistrates court

Oldham Hold‘em – Breaking the law This week we sent Mr Marland straight to Oldham, without passing GO! and without collecting £200, to bother some bobbies, and mither some magistrates… I’m no stranger to the courts, I got hoisted in

Oldham Magistrates Court

Oldham Police station & Magistrates court

Oldham Hold‘em – Breaking the law This week we sent Mr Marland straight to Oldham, without passing GO! and without collecting £200, to bother some bobbies, and mither some magistrates… I’m no stranger to the courts, I got hoisted in