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1960s, manchester. I remember these swings . ES - life without frills. How I imagine the slums to have been.

Who needs a Playstation? Pictures of an age when happiness was a stick of chalk and a pair of mum's big shoes...

Taken around Manchester in the Sixties, these newly discovered black-and-white images are an evocative portrait of an age when poverty was rife but communities made their own entertainment.

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22 Places In The UK That Are A Must-See For Jane Austen Fans

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29 things to do in Manchester as recommended by a local
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29 things to do in Manchester as recommended by a local

It's time to pay the city a visit...

The Deaf Intsitute music hall is the best and hippest music venue in Manchester. But Manchester has lots of great places to catch live music. From the sweaty basement of The Roadhouse, to the boho Night & Day or the cool The Castle, for new and upcoming bands. There are great club nights at Warehouse Project and Band on the Wall. The Apollo and Academies host more established acts.
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Manchester University Study Abroad - Spain 2012 - Amazing architecture. I think it would be very inspiring to study at a place like this.

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Manchester University Study Abroad - Spain 2012 - Amazing architecture. I think it would be very inspiring to study at a place like this.

Play street in Salford, Lancashire, c1946, via Flickr.
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Play street in Salford, Lancashire, c1946

A view from a war Transport report into street layouts. A view of one of the many 'back to back' housing streets typified by Coronation St and that would, often quite rightly, be condemned as slums and cleared in the post-war period. Bad as they often were some of the housing that replaced these streets hasn't weathered well - and has now been, in turn, demolished. Some of these terraces that were 'renovated' have at times kept some sense of community - but we forget how basic these houses…

Reading room at John Rylands Library (Manchester, England)

John Ryland's Library - old reading room

John Ryland's Library, Manchester

Apollo Manchester - seen many a band here!
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The Apollo in 1950

Here's the Apollo in 1950 showing 'Fury at Furnace Creek' starring Victor Mature. The Apollo is still standing although you might know it better as a theatre and live music venue nowadays. Opened in 1938, the Apollo Theatre was designed by architects Peter Cummings and Alex M. Irvine. The interior decorations were carried out by noted interior designer Mollo & Egan with the Holophane lighting designed by R. Gillespie Williams. There's lots more information on this spectacular building at…

Arches under the town hall extension, Manchester.
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Clubbers at the Hacienda in Manchester, circa 1989

The Madchester scene - in pictures

It was Britain's defining youth culture of the late 80s and early 90s, both in terms of sounds and styles, and its effects are still felt today

Castlefield Columns - Manchester. The Cheshire Ring from Anderton Marina takes 10/11 nights to complete. www.abcboathire.com
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Quarry Bank Mill - Manchester, England
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Victoria Baths, Manchester - This is the final Wedding venue as the Cornerhouse fucked us around <3
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Britain's first woman tram driver, Manchester, England, United Kingdom, 1944, photograph by G. R. Hinks.
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First woman tram driver, Manchester, 1944

Trams - Mechanical, Women Tram Drivers, Women War work, First woman tram driver, employed by the Manchester Corporation Transport Dept Creator Hinks, G R Date 08/06/1944 Identifier m48353