Philip Jeffs‘ latest blog examines political smearing in the 1860s… The last three election posters I have shown you have all been very wordy, so I thought that today I…More »
Archivist Philip Jeffs investigates the story behind the “Warrington Menagerie”… The above picture shows a Victorian Menagerie. The travelling menageries were a sort of cross between a travelling fair and…More »
Saturday 27 Jun 2015 - Saturday 19 Sep 2015, All Day
Perspectives of Warrington past and present, from some of the town’s local artists, including Reginald Waywell, Matt Child, Frank Altman and Jan Newhouse.
Saturday 18 Jul 2015 - Saturday 19 Sep 2015, All Day
Why do we play games and what makes a good game? This exhibition explores the history of gaming, from ancient board games to videogames, with playable examples.