A Day Never To Be Forgotten
The emergency services are pictured at work in the aftermath of one of the worst tragedies ever to take place in our region. At just after 10.00am on Sunday 4 June 1967, a British Midlands International Canadair C-4 Argonaut aircraft crashed in Hopes Carr, Stockport. The aircraft had been returning holidaymakers from the island of Majorca to Manchester Airport when it developed engine problems and came down just a few miles short of its destination. Members of the public joined police, fire…
Manchester Whit Walks, Greater Manchester. 13th June 1960.
Manchester Whit Walks, Greater Manchester. 13th June 1960. This Manchester Whit Walks, Greater Manchester. 13th June 1960. Art Print is created using state of the art, industry leading Digital printers. The result - a stunning reproduction at an affordable price.
'Live': Hour-by-hour reports on Manchester Christmas Blitz
December 22nd 1940 saw the start of the bloodiest 48 hours in the history of Manchester - the Christmas blitz. The events of those two nights are recalled in this news blog written as though they are happening live in real time.