Annual Impact Report 2023

The Board of Trustees of Elizabeth Gaskell's House are pleased to share the 2023 Annual Impact Report which can be read in full via the link below. These are just some of the things we've achieved in 2023: We welcomed 4,877 visitors (6%

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Meet the Team – Yasmin

This week in our meet the team series is Yasmin Choudhry who does all the bookkeeping and accounts for the House. Yasmin has worked at Elizabeth Gaskell's House for three years and prior to that she worked in the pharmaceutical industry for

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Four women writers

International Women’s Day

We're going all out to celebrate International Women's Day (IWD) this year with local, national and international events (either in person or online) to mark this special day. International Women’s Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements

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New Collection Store

AIM Arts Scholars Brighter Day Grant Scheme has enabled Elizabeth Gaskell’s House to create a fit for purpose reserves collection store, that is secure, accessible and will adequately protect collection items in the storage for many years to come. When the House

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Meet the Team – Katy

This week in our meet the team series it's Katy Ellis, our Volunteer and Collections Manager. Katy was a volunteer at the House from 2015-2021, during which time she completed a MA in Art Gallery and Museum Studies at the University of

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