Diana

Diana

Princess Diana forged a special bond with the people of Manchester during her five trips to the city from 1984 to 1993. Her warmth, compassion and genuine interest in the projects she supported captivated everyone who met her in the North West. Some of her most...
The Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II

The Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II

After the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Nostalgia looks back at another momentous Royal occasion 55 years ago this week – the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II Manchester had already met its future monarch when the morning of the coronation came round on...
March Royal Visits

March Royal Visits

iNostalgia remembers royal visits to Manchester over the years that all took place in March. March seems to have been a favourite month for royalty making their way to Manchester. The Queen and Princess Diana captivated crowds in five trips to the city from 1949 to...