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Trustee Vacancies

By becoming a trustee you can support the incredible work of our staff and volunteers, and be part of the team saving a vital part of Manchester's literary heritage. We have several vacancies on our board as trustees reach the end of

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Elizabeth Gaskell’s House Book Sponsorship

***** Please note this opportunity has now closed **** Fans and supporters of Elizabeth Gaskell's House are invited to sponsor one of the books listed below with a donation of £160 to cover the cost of much needed repairs. The Study, and

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Charlotte Bronte, Elizabeth Gaskell and their literary house

Charlotte Brontë and Elizabeth Gaskell – Your Short Season of Events

Back by popular demand, Elizabeth Gaskell's House and the Brontë Parsonage Museum have a new short season of online events throughout May 2024 looking at the friendship between two remarkable literary women, Charlotte Brontë and Elizabeth Gaskell. The first in the series

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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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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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