Throughout Manchester’s history, its people have taken a stand against injustice and prejudice.Read more
Some people are born here, some people come here to live. Every one of them shapes our city.Read more
Find out how your neighbourhood has changed through maps, local photographs and original archives.Read more
Archives+ is an exciting City Centre showcase and repository for archives and family history. Situated in the magnificent Manchester Central Library, this purpose-built centre brings together a partnership of amazing regional and national
collections of documents, photographs and films, and helps to satisfy a growing demand for accessible community history and personal heritage. It is easier than ever before for you to find what you’re looking for under one roof!
A day seminar for those who wish to learn how to trace their ancestors in Ireland.06.02.16
Annie Horniman is widely credited with being the founder of modern Repertory Theatre, having opened the Gaiety Theatre in Manchester. Learn more about this remarkable woman in this free talk.25.02.16
LGBT sound archives showcase26.02.16