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     Monday
 
  30th October 2017

Holiday Inn,

  25 Aytoun Street,
Manchester

Reverend David Ireland

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Francis House 


     Monday .
 
25th
September 2017

Holiday Inn, Aytoun St

Susan Hughes MBE, JP, DL.

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The Royal Maundy


     Friday .
 
14th July 2017

Holiday Inn, Aytoun St

David Winnard-

- Foraging Teacher - Discover the Wild

Greater Manchester's Hidden Wildlife

   
     Friday .
 
23rd June 2017

Holiday Inn, Aytoun St

Claire Hewitt-

- Headmistress Manchester High School

What Manchester High School for Girls contributes to Manchester

   
     Thursday
 25th May 2017


Holiday Inn, Aytoun St

Daniel Evans

-  Geographer

Footsteps Beyond the Pond

   
     Friday
 21st April 2017


Holiday Inn, Aytoun St

Brian Freeland

-  Author / Playwright

Women of the Raj

   
   Monday
 13th March 2017


Holiday Inn, Aytoun St

Jean Briggs

-  Author

Charles Dickens Investigates

   
   Monday
 14th February 2017


Holiday Inn, Aytoun St

Kevin Fitzpatrick

-  Reporter

Life of a BBC Reporter

   
   Monday
 12th January 2017


Holiday Inn, Aytoun St

Martin Byrne

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Iraq before Blair

   
   Monday
 7th November 2016


Manchester Hall

Bill Rogers

-  Author

A Life of Crime! Writing Crime Fiction , and the inspiration that is Manchester

   
   Friday
 7th October 2016


Manchester Hall

John Summers

-  Chief Executive Officer

The Hallé – a Manchester institution

   
   Friday
 16th September 2016


Manchester Hall

Chris Makepeace

-  Local Historian

A Century of change in Manchester

   
   Friday
 15th July 2016

Portland Thistle Hotel
Manchester

John Scully

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What happened to the Egyptian Treasures after they were discovered?

   
   Monday
 20th June 2016

Portland Thistle Hotel
Manchester

Martin Bisiker

-  from Charity Legasee

Veterans Voices

   
   Monday
 23rd May 2016

Portland Thistle Hotel
Manchester

Ann Boulton

-  Past President

Barbara Castle part 2

   
   Monday
 18th April 2016

Portland Thistle Hotel
Manchester

Dr Stephen Dean

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The Staffordshire Hoard

   
   Monday
 14th March 2016

Portland Thistle Hotel
Manchester

David Andrew

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Historical and Scientific Manchester

   
   Monday
 15th February 2016

Portland Thistle Hotel
Manchester

Dr Mark Robinson

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Forensic Ballistics - Notes from the Laboratory and Crime scene

   
   Monday
 18th January 2016

Portland Thistle Hotel
Manchester

The Right Reverend Dr David Walker

-  Bishop of Manchester

Vice President of the Society

Unpacking our belongings - How individuals belong in our society

   
   Wednesday
 9th December 2015

Chetham's School of Music
Manchester

Christmas Luncheon

-  in the Baronial Hall followed by

concert by students

   
   Monday
 16th November 2015

Portland Thistle Hotel
Manchester

John Alker

- City Guide

Formidable Women

   
   Monday
 26th October 2015

Portland Thistle Hotel
Manchester

Ann Boulton

- Past President

Barbara Castle called me Bossy

   
   Friday
 25th September 2015

Portland Thistle Hotel
Manchester

Paul Hindle

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 The Manchester Bolton and Bury canal - its history and renovation.

   
   Friday
 
21st August 2015

Portland Thistle Hotel
Manchester

Sherry Ashworth

writer in residence Portico Library

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'The Portico, Prizes and Promoting New Writing'

   
   Wednesday
 
15th July 2015

Salford Art Gallery & Museum

Trip out to Salford Art Gallery and Museum

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Tour of Museum followed by lunch