Monthly Archives: December 2014

A Festival of People’s History: Events in April and May 2015, Manchester

The Manchester Centre for Regional History at Manchester Metropolitan University is excited to announce a programme of talks in April- May 2015 on ‘People’s History’. Supported by the MMU’s Institute of Humanities and Social Science Research, the talks are part of the Humanities in Public Festival, which runs throughout the year  with talks, debates, fairs, tours, and […]

Conscience and Conviction: Bolton men who chose not to fight in World War One- Exhibition at Bolton Museum 1 December 2014 – 27 February 2015

Originally posted on No Glory in War- Manchester:
CONSCIENCE AND CONVICTION: Bolton men who chose not to fight in World War One A new exhibition has opened at Bolton Museum covering the untold story of some Bolton men who displayed a different sort of courage in World War One – by taking the difficult and highly…