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EVENT: Mainstream Modern Website Launch Event 12/02/15

MAINSTREAM MODERN Website Launch event   Here at MMS we have a number of collaborators and advisors, one of whom is Richard Brook, Principal Lecturer at the Manchester School of Architecture. Richard has made regular contributions to our magazine, The Modernist,

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EVENT: Mainstream Modern Website Launch Event 12/02/15

MAINSTREAM MODERN Website Launch event   Here at MMS we have a number of collaborators and advisors, one of whom is Richard Brook, Principal Lecturer at the Manchester School of Architecture. Richard has made regular contributions to our magazine, The Modernist,

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EVENT: Planning Documents at the Peoples History Museum 24/01/15

Handling Session 24.01.15    The Peoples History Museum has a rich and varied archive and part of that is material related to town planning and housing. We have been given the opportunity to have a private handling session where we

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EVENT: Planning Documents at the Peoples History Museum 24/01/15

Handling Session 24.01.15    The Peoples History Museum has a rich and varied archive and part of that is material related to town planning and housing. We have been given the opportunity to have a private handling session where we

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EVENT: Concrete Walk 06/12/14

On a cold day in December, a hardy band of concrete enthusiasts join us on a tour of Manchester city centre.      

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EVENT: Concrete Walk 06/12/14

On a cold day in December, a hardy band of concrete enthusiasts join us on a tour of Manchester city centre.      

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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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The Modernist Shop

What to buy for the Modernist in your life. Modernists can be a fussy bunch to buy for. But do not fear – you don’t even have to leave the house and go to the real shops, everything you need is all online!

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The Modernist Shop

What to buy for the Modernist in your life. Modernists can be a fussy bunch to buy for. But do not fear – you don’t even have to leave the house and go to the real shops, everything you need is all online!

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EVENT: Gate81: Saving Preston Bus Station: 04.12.14

Gate81: Saving Preston Bus Station December 4th 2014 Join the Manchester Modernist Society and Modernist Magazine in the sixth of a short season of events at Manchester’s Central Library. This talk by Sally Stone will focus on Gate 81, a multi-disciplinary series

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EVENT: Gate81: Saving Preston Bus Station: 04.12.14

Gate81: Saving Preston Bus Station December 4th 2014 Join the Manchester Modernist Society and Modernist Magazine in the sixth of a short season of events at Manchester’s Central Library. This talk by Sally Stone will focus on Gate 81, a multi-disciplinary series

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Sci-Eng50 – an exhibition celebrating 50 years of sciences at John Dalton.

John Dalton Phase 2 (and the BBC) Oxford Road, Manchester. Sci-Eng50 – an exhibition celebrating 50 years of sciences at John Dalton. Opened by Harold Wilson in December 1964, the John Dalton Building heralded the dawning of a new age

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Sci-Eng50 – an exhibition celebrating 50 years of sciences at John Dalton.

John Dalton Phase 2 (and the BBC) Oxford Road, Manchester. Sci-Eng50 – an exhibition celebrating 50 years of sciences at John Dalton. Opened by Harold Wilson in December 1964, the John Dalton Building heralded the dawning of a new age