Manchester Histories Festival

We welcome Lemn Sissay MBE as our newest Patron

Internationally-renowned Performance Poet, Writer, broadcaster, and Chancellor of The University of Manchester, Lemn Sissay MBE was announced as the newest Patron of Manchester Histories at the 2018 Manchester Histories Festival announcement event on Thursday 16th November 2017.



11th November 2017 to 31st January 2018

LAUNCH EVENT: 3pm-5pm, Sat 11th Nov - all welcome!

VENUE: Archives+, Manchester Central Library, St Peters Square, Manchester M2 5PD 

Peterloo 2019: Cultural Steering Group Meeting

1pm - 4pm, 28th November 2017

VENUE: International Anthony Burgess Foundation

Find out more and book now here...

Joint statement from Cultural organisations in Manchester

As a sector we have been saddened and horrified by the number of #metoo experiences shared by friends and colleagues over the past week. We want to be clear to all staff and artists working in the cultural sector in Manchester that we will not tolerate harassment or abuse in any of our venues or organisations. 

Continue reading on the Manchester Histories Blog

Peterloo 2019: Public Network Meeting

6pm -8pm, Thursday 7th December 2017

VENUE: Manchester Art Gallery

Find out more and book a place at eventbrite...

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