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Ancoats ice cream wars – the inside scoop on Manchester’s answer to Little Italy

The chime of the ice cream van is one sound that cannot go a miss. Whether you are a child or an adult, the...

Bleaklow Bomber: the plane wreck that lies in the Peak District

There have been multiple airplane crashes over the North West Pennines, as it is a notorious flight path with its many undulations, particularly in...

‘My first job’ series: Penny banking, looking after the savings of the community

Next up in our ‘My First Job’ series, our Salford reporter Chris Vickers shares his memories below. What was your first job after leaving...

A trip down memory lane: Our readers’ first jobs – Part 2

Here our readers take a trip down memory lane and share stories of their first jobs after leaving school. What was your first job? Catherine Knowles "I...
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‘My first job’ series: Shipping Clerk

Next up in our ‘My First Job’ series, our Bolton reporter Carole Ogden shares her memories below. What was your first job after leaving...

Remembering Belle Vue: Where the world came to Manchester

The popular destination of Belle Vue, first opened in 1836, and has been described as a place where “the world came to Manchester”. Its zoological...

My First Job series: Dining Hall Porter

Next up in our First Jobs series, our Salford reporter, Paul Sherlock, shares his memories. What was your first job? "My first experience of work...

My First Job series: Mining with the National Coal Board

One of our readers, Alex Channon from Swinton, shares his memories about his first-ever job with us. What was your first job?  My first job...

Taking a trip down memory lane as our readers share stories about their first jobs

Do you remember what your first job was after leaving school? Here, Talking About My Generation readers reminisce about their first-ever jobs, with memories...

Hearth and home: Mantelpiece exhibition gets pride of place

Bolton Museum’s new exhibition is set to make visitors feel right at home - by showcasing household objects of 1930s Britain. ‘Mantelpiece Observations’, opening September...
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