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  Our recent drive to gather memories, photographs, and ephemera relating to West Warrington was inspired by the upcoming construction of the new Sankey Community Hub. With this in mind…

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Burtonwood Service Station

Our drive to record as much history of West Warrington as possible is not limited to the long distant past, or even to the oldest possible of living memories. We…

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Battle of the Somme

Wednesday 20 Jul 2016 - Friday 31 Mar 2017, All Day


Warrington Library


The Battle of the Somme display case commemorates the centenary of the event, with a focus of those soldiers from Warrington who fought in the battle.

Roots Between the Tides: JAM remixes Warrington Museum

Friday 30 Sep 2016 - Saturday 30 Dec 2017, All Day


Warrington Museum & Art Gallery


Using a combination of techniques from photography, sculpture and archival research, JAM will ‘remix’ elements from Warrington, creating a hanging network of several hundred images from the Fish Gallery mezzanine. Navigate a web of interconnected stories with the binoculars provided.

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