Events

Events

From June – August 2019, Manchester Histories will lead a programme of events and activities across Greater Manchester to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the Peterloo Massacre.

Explore the full events programme below or read the brochure here.

Libertalia

Until 30 Sept

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Greenham Women

Wed 14 Aug

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Peterloo Film Screening

Thu 15 Aug

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Peterloo Anniversary Weekend

Fri 16 - Sun 18 Aug

Various venues

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From the Crowd

Fri 16 Aug

Manchester Central Forecourt

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Art Battle

Fri 16 Aug

Manchester Art Gallery

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Political house that Jack built

Peterloo: news, fake news and paranoia

Start time: Sat 1st June 1:00PM
End time: Thu 19th September 5:00PM
Venue: Working Class Movement Library, Salford
Event type: Exhibition

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Women of Aktion

Women of Aktion

Start time: Fri 7th June 9:00AM
End time: Mon 19th August 5:00PM
Venue: Manchester Central Library, Manchester city centre
Event type: Exhibition

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Red Saunders Peterloo Taster

The Hidden Tableaux’s Peterloo Massacre 1819

Start time: Fri 7th June 9:00AM
End time: Sat 28th September 5:00PM
Venue: Manchester Central Library, Manchester city centre
Event type: Exhibition

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Robel Temesgen at The Portico Library

Making the News: reading and writing history

Start time: Thu 4th July 6:00PM
End time: Mon 23rd September 4:30PM
Venue: The Portico Library, Manchester city centre
Event type: Exhibition

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1_1 UK Parliament

Parliament & Peterloo

Start time: Thu 4th July 9:00AM
End time: Thu 26th September 6:00PM
Venue: Houses of Parliament, London
Event type: Exhibition

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