Collection by Emily Hughes

Emily Hughes
Manchester Christmas Blitz 1940 by Greater Manchester Police

Manchester Christmas Blitz 1940

Manchester City Police officers and local firefighters face the flames on the corner of Silver Street during the bombing of Manchester over the Christmas period of 1940. Vist Manchester City Police World War 2 Collection to view more of these historic images. For more information please follow Greater Manchester Police Museum and Archives. To find out more about Greater Manchester Police please visit our website. You should call 101, the new national non-emergency number…

The Manchester Town Hall.


Manchester’s ambitious modern architecture set in a long history of industry gives photos of the city a varied feel and scope. Its compact, walkable city centre crams plentiful sights into a …

A young cotton weaver working on a Jacquard Loom producing towels, Manchester, England, United Kingdom, 1965, photograph by the Cotton Board (photographer unattributed).


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India House converted warehouse apartment building, Manchester

Farewell India House............

India House by Pierre Valette That's it after almost a decade, tomorrow I'm moving out of my flat at India House and going back to Salford. I shall miss the old place, it's the longest I've ever lived in one building, I think my folks preferred moving to decorating. India House in it's own way is just as iconic in Manchester as Strangeways, Hacienda, Boddies etc. Once a mighty cotton warehouse it has been social housing since the early eighties. India House by Mark Page It's long had fairly…

India House, Whitworth St

India House, Whitworth St