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A City that Boasts Many Diversions…..

We were incredibly excited to see Elizabeth Gaskell’s House featured in the New York Times over the Christmas period as part of feature on 36 hours in Manchester. The journalist writes that visiting Manchester “is an exercise in peeling back layers of a gritty, glorious urban area full of culture, sports and sleek new hotels”. We were doubly lucky that one of our volunteers was able to pick up a copy on her travels over the holidays.

For those who haven’t yet read the article you can do so via this link –


04-01-2018 in news

A Large Cheerful, airy house, quite out of Manchester smoke.

Charlotte Brontë on visiting the House, 1851