Category Archives: Air Raid Shelters

This is a public service announcement!

Friday evening was the launch of the new Air Raid Shelters!! All the refurbishments, all the hard work and now, the Air Raid Shelters have reopened to visitors! The evening started at The Plaza in Stockport. Upon entering, guests were … Continue reading

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Land of Hope and Glory!

As you are aware, work on the Air Raid Shelters (ARS) has been on going and heading towards a big opening event on the 28th June, THIS FRIDAY!!! So, as you can imagine it has been all hands to the … Continue reading

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She sells sea shells at Stockport Story Museum.

It is only Wednesday and a lot has already been going on and getting done this week, which is always great news! I started Monday morning by, unfortunately, taking apart a display that was once in Vernon Park Museum. Vernon … Continue reading

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Air Raid Shelters Update!

As mentioned in earlier posts, the restoration of the objects from the Air Raid Shelters has been an ongoing process but is heading towards its conclusion, slowly but steadily. Hopefully, when these objects are reintroduced in to the Air Raid … Continue reading

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Bugs, Painting and Life on Mars.

Week 2 began with the disposal of the toilet from the Air Raid Shelters discussed HERE. Unfortunately, the quality was just too bad to reverse. The water had caused what appeared to be the initial stages of damp in the … Continue reading

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Disposals and Donations, Hellos and Goodbyes.

Week 1 here at Curatorial Services and Projects has been busy and fun. The first couple of days were taken over by the presently on-going task that is refurbishing the Air Raid Shelters. The Air Raid Shelters opened to civilians … Continue reading

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