Man City FA Cup 1969

Man City FA Cup 1969

Welcome to Then and Now, where each week we compare images of Manchester streets, landmarks, buildings and events from bygone days with today. Our main image this week shows the victorious Manchester City team parading the FA Cup on an open-top bus outside the Town...
Brunswick Dock 1960

Brunswick Dock 1960

Welcome again to Then and Now, where each week we compare images of Merseyside streets, landmarks and buildings from bygone days with how they look today. Our main image this week shows the massive grain silo of Liverpool’s Brunswick Dock with the tower of the...
Jean Boht

Jean Boht

For many, Merseyside actress Jean Boht will forever be associated with Carla Lane’s bittersweet comedy Bread, broadcast from 1986 to 1991. She played Dingle family matriarch Nellie Boswell to perfection on the sitcom which attracted an audience of 20 million viewers...