We are excited to announce a new arrival at Central Library – a brand new listening desk! You can’t really miss it.
Heaton Park sound walk
Heaton Park is the largest urban park in the UK, covering over 600 acres. Grade II listed by the English Heritage Register of Parks, the
Tameside Oral History Project – Here To Stay
Here to Stay was a year-long oral history project, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and hosted by Tameside Local Studies and Archives Centre in
Piccadilly Radio was the first commercial radio station in Manchester when it began broadcasting in 1974. The station later became part of the group of
Greater Manchester Oral Histories
This is a composite collection created by the North West Sound Archive. It’s a real treasure trove of all kinds of oral history recordings, mainly
Protest Music and Political Life – part 1
Women share their stories of becoming more politically active and getting involved with campaigns in the 1930s.