Prince Philip and Princess Elizabeth wedded at Westminster Abbey on 20 November 1947 aged 21 and 26 respectively, and the
On the eve of the 75th anniversary marking the end of World War II, the Guardian posted an editorial piece claiming that Britain ought to “get over the war,” adding: “This is not a time for false pride.” But in the context of VE Day, we owe it to honour the extraordinary stoicism of the wartime generation, and here’s why…
Greater Manchester has a rich social history, but did you know that it can boast the title of the city that launched the most celebrated career in British public life?
A campaign is underway to see a statue of Winston Churchill erected in Oldham by Councillor Howard Sykes who hopes the statue will celebrate his ‘very real connection’ with the town.
This week MM looks at Manchester’s parliamentarians
Veteran Oldham MP Michael Meacher joins likes of Winston Churchill and is awarded Freedom of the Borough
Meacher awarded at council meeting
Councillor at 19: Remarkable tale of Rochdale teen demonstrates changing political appetites in Britain
Politics > women, booze, drugs.
This week The Mancorialist snaps Mancunians and their headwear.
Come out and show your support at Sale Battle of Britain memorial service – council worker issues rallying cry
Numbers falling for heroes’ honour march.
MM looks back at a major event in the history of Manchester.