The Home Front

A fascinating introduction to some of the events that culminated in Great Britain’s participation in the greatest conflict in human history.

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Rock The Cradle

Rediscover the lost journal of Marie Paneth – art teacher to the orphans of Auschwitz. Now a BBC award-winning film The Windermere Children.

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First In The Fight

Tells the compelling stories of twenty radical Manchester women alongside beautiful illustrations by the Women in Print collective.

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Around Manchester in the 1970s

A unique collection of more than 300 unmissable photographs and memories from the Manchester Evening News Archives

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Belle Vue : Manchester's Playground

Bringing Belle Vue back to life, this tells the story of the North West’s best-loved attraction through our stunning and unmissable photographs.

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Around Merseyside in the 1960s

There are many unmissable images from the Swinging Sixties in Clive Hardy’s brilliant book Around Liverpool and Merseyside in the 1960s.

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The Changing Face of Manchester

Shot as close to the original images as possible by photographer Justin Garner, you are able to see how much Manchester has changed over the decades through these side-by-side images.

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Around Manchester in the 1960s

A unique collection of more than 300 unmissable photographs and memories from the Manchester Evening News Archives.

ONLY £14.99

Around Newcastle & Tyneside in the 1970s

This fantastic archive of the Newcastle Chronicle and Journal, and the Daily Mirror captures the life and times of Newcastle and Tyneside during the decade

ONLY £9.99

Around Manchester in the 1950s

A unique collection of more than 300 unmissable photographs and memories from the Manchester Evening News Archives

AVAILABLE FOR £14.99

Actors Sean Wilson and Sally Ann Matthews pictured together in a 1986 Coronation Street photoshoot.

Corrie flashback as soap approaches 60th birthday

Plus we remember back in 1968 when Prince Philip learned the intricacies of a rotary vacuum filter when he visited University of Salford’s chemical engineering department

Rolling Stones: Keith Richards leaving Manchester

Keith Richards in St Peter’s Square

Welcome to Then and Now, where each week we compare images of Manchester streets, landmarks and buildings from bygone days with how they look today. Our main image this week shows Rolling Stones’ guitarist Keith Richards leaving Manchester as eager fans press him for his autograph in St Peter’s Square.

Clayton Square decorations

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 has an early festive feel as we look back on Christmas shopping in Clayton Square before it was redeveloped in 1986.

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Wigan Music Quiz

Popular music has always struck a vibrant chord in Wigan, stretching from George Formby right through to 90s rock group The Verve. How well do you remember the Wigan musical phenomenon? Why not test your knowledge in our quiz?

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A snowy November afternoon at Maine Road

Plus, the Bee Gees return to their Manchester roots this week in 1981 during a promo trip to the UK

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Queen Elizabeth at Liverpool Quay

Queen Elizabeth at Liverpool Quay

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. This week shows Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, stepping ashore at Liverpool Quay in November 1951 after an arduous tour of Canada.

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Movie Stars in Manchester Quiz

Movie Stars in Manchester Quiz

Sophia Loren, Kim Novak, Vanessa Redgrave and Vivien Leigh are just some of the major movie stars who’ve filmed in Manchester over the years. How well do you remember the big names who’ve come to town? Why not test your knowledge in our quiz and compare your score with friends?

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Cenotaph at St Peter’s Sqaure

Cenotaph at St Peter’s Sqaure

Welcome to Then and Now, where each week we compare images of Manchester streets, landmarks and buildings from bygone days with how they look today. This week shows the Remembrance Sunday ceremony of November 1954 with members of the armed services and civilians alike gathered around the cenotaph in St Peter’s Square.

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Then and Now

Manchester Cathedral Bombed

Welcome to Then and Now, where each week we compare images of Manchester streets, landmarks and buildings from bygone days with how they look today. This week shows bomb damage to Manchester Cathedral caused by the Luftwaffe raids of December 1940.

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T H E H O M E F R O N T ❤️🇬🇧⁠

Starting in the late 1930s, The Home Front takes you through some of the events that culminated in Great Britain’s participation in the greatest conflict in human history!⁠

We are so proud to say the book is now available for pre order on our website. Get your copy today - https://inostalgia.co.uk/books/ 📖
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T H E H O M E F R O N T ❤️🇬🇧⁠

Starting in the late 1930s, The Home Front takes you through some of the events that culminated in Great Britain’s participation in the greatest conflict in human history!⁠
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We are so proud to say the book is now available for pre order on our website. Get your copy today -  https://inostalgia.co.uk/books/ 📖

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The Manchester Cathedral bombing in 1940, a very sad day for Manchester.

The medieval Lady Chapel was destroyed along with the cathedral roofs and the Stanley chantry chapel. Ancient stonework and charred timbers are piled high in our picture as stunned civilians walk round the wreckage. It was little wonder that repairs took almost two decades to complete.

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The Manchester Cathedral bombing in 1940, a very sad day for Manchester.

The medieval Lady Chapel was destroyed along with the cathedral roofs and the Stanley chantry chapel. Ancient stonework and charred timbers are piled high in our picture as stunned civilians walk round the wreckage. It was little wonder that repairs took almost two decades to complete.

Follow the link below to read full article 👇🏼
https://inostalgia.co.uk/then-now/manchester-cathedral-bombed/

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A primary school teacher leading a group of children across a road, Manchester, January 1956. Photograph by Bert Hardy for 'Picture Post'.

The Manchester Cathedral bombing in 1940, a very sad day for Manchester.

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T H E H O M E F R O N T

Starting in the late 1930s, The Home Front takes you through some of the events that culminated in Great Britain’s participation in the greatest conflict in human history.

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