Helpdesk at Christmas
The MLFHS Helpdesk will be closed for three weeks over the Christmas period. Our last Helpdesk session this year will be Friday, 15th December 2023. May we take this opportunity to wish you Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! We will re-open on Monday, 8th January 2024.
The Helpdesk will close at the earlier time of 1.00pm on Wednesday, 6th December, for the volunteers' Christmas Party.
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Wednesday 10th January 7.30pm
The story of how my Grandma's uncle, an Operative Cotton Spinner and wife, a Cotton Winder, went o work in a Russian cotton mill in 1861.
Saturday 13th January 2.00pm
'Life and Work in Cotton Lancashire, c1830-1914' an illustrated presentation given by Dr. Michael Winstanley
Wednesday 17th January 10.30am
Join us for a fascinating journey through Urmston, Flixton, and Davyhulme's postcard heritage with Michael Billington on January 17th, 2024
Wednesday 17th January 1.00pm
Deansgate "Discover the stories behind the buildings and businesses on this famous thoroughfare,
Wednesday 7th February 7.30pm
An entertaining talk with wide appeal and plenty of local interest in a 45-minute romp through 180 million years of northern history.
Wednesday 6th March 7.30pm
Ray Jefferson will give us an explanation about the town's relationship with the Bridgeman family (ennobled in 1815 as Earls of Bradford).
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