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Heath T The Black List – 1841

Local history archivist Philip Jeffs continues his Glazebrooks-Rylands family history blog… Today’s political item is slightly more straightforward than my last blog entry, which talked about child labour in the town’s mills….

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The Factory System 1833 T A Friend of the Factory Child – March 1833

Archivist Philip Jeffs resumes his Glazebrook-Rylands blog, and looks at the 1832 General Election… When sorting through the electioneering material scattered throughout the Glazebrook-Rylands collection, it became clear that to create…

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Interpret

Interpret

Saturday 4 Apr 2015 - Saturday 13 Jun 2015, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Art

This exhibition is a showcase of young contemporary artists that are completing a range of art and design courses at Warrington Collegiate. Responding to the theme of Warrington, the students' work reflects their perspectives on the town's changing identity.

New Horizons

New Horizons

Saturday 16 May 2015 - Saturday 4 Jul 2015, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Art

A selection of landscape paintings from the Museum's fine art collection, displayed with an unusual twist! By placing the paintings edge-to-edge with a continuous horizon line, a new composite landscape installation is created in the gallery space. The exhibition also features original music composed by local secondary school student, responding to the installation.

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