Sketches by David Gosling for the processional route from Albert Square to the Crown Court. From the 1964 Civic Centre Review. The idea of the route had been around since G. Noel Hill, City Architect, first proposed it in 1933.
This blog was created primarily to support a one-day symposium of talks on post-war urban transformations in Manchester. The symposium took place on the 8th May 2013 and was a successful event. The aim of the symposium was to narrate the changing social and physical development of the city during three crucial decades from 1945. […]