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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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We need a geek..

The Manchester Modernists, though ever so modern, are not too hot on some of the more complex intricacies of the web world. We are in need of a volunteer to help us sort out a  few problems that we have

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We need a geek..

The Manchester Modernists, though ever so modern, are not too hot on some of the more complex intricacies of the web world. We are in need of a volunteer to help us sort out a  few problems that we have

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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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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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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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The ruination of the Renold

RENOLD BUILDING, W A GIBBON OF CRUICKSHANK & SEWARD, 1962 (former UMIST Campus) Strikingly beautiful with its distinctive concertina wall and the 1968 Victor Pasmore mural Metamorphosis running the length of the lower level of the grand duplex entrance, a

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The ruination of the Renold

RENOLD BUILDING, W A GIBBON OF CRUICKSHANK & SEWARD, 1962 (former UMIST Campus) Strikingly beautiful with its distinctive concertina wall and the 1968 Victor Pasmore mural Metamorphosis running the length of the lower level of the grand duplex entrance, a