The ancient village of Pen-hulton was little more than a cluster of cottages prior to the […]
First mentioned in 1142, this ancient village overlooking the Irwell, home of the Kersal Cell and […]
Situated on the East bank of the Irwell, its former manor house being owned by both […]
Deriving its name from the Celtic word for church and with its parish church dating back […]
The village of Newton Heath or Newton, was until the Industrial Revolution a small settlement based […]
Located at one of the few disembarkation points on the Mersey flood plain between Stockport and […]
Back in 2004, in a report to the Deputy Prime Minister, the neighbourhood of Harpurhey was […]
Today its fame resides in the curry mile and being an area with a high student […]
Lying on the fringes of East Manchester, Openshaw’s origins were that of a small Hamlet, surrounded […]
Clayton can claim to house the only moated building to survive in the Manchester area and […]