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Find it Friday! – Week 17.

There was no Find it Friday! – Week 16 as I was off for the week but I am going to make that up to you with an amazing object this week and the story of how it played its part in … Continue reading

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Exhibitions, donations and lessons learnt.

The past few Monday I have spent at Stockport’s Hat Works; a museum dedicated to the hatting industry, hats and headwear. The temporary exhibition space is currently on turn over. ‘Redesigning Fashion’ is being taken down and the new temporary exhibition … Continue reading

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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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Interesting objects all round….

Accepting new acquisitions in to the collection is always interesting and often exciting. People donating their items to a museum is what keeps a collection growing as funds are usually quite limited. However, we don’t accept everything that is offered … Continue reading

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