Manchester Oral History: Alec Greenhalgh Interviews
This is a collection of oral history interviews conducted in 1988-1989 by Alec Greenhalgh, journalist and broadcaster, mainly with people from Saddleworth. The interviews are mostly with people who were born between the 1890s and the 1920s and they concentrate on childhood experiences, including family life and village life. Here is a selection of clips from this lovely collection.
The full length interviews are available in the Archives+ search room at Manchester Central Library. The British Library collection reference is UAP001. The local reference is MANOH.
You can read the full descriptions online at the British Library’s Sound and Moving Image catalogue
. The British Library collection reference is UAP001. The local reference is MANOH.