1981 – The Year Moss Side Exploded!

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Want to know more about Manchester’s history? Come and learn about the 1981 Moss Side Uprisings.

Book on for this free workshop delivered by Manchester’s own Black History Educator, Linford Sweeney – who was there when it happened.

The workshop is followed by a creative writing workshop delivered by poet in residence, Shirley May.

‘And Still We Rise’. This free event is taking place as part of a series of Black History Month workshops. Call 0161 227 3770 or pop into Forum Library to book.

Refreshments provided.

Organised by the Ahmed Iqbal Ullah RACE Centre and Education Trust – in partnership with Manchester Libraries.

1981 – The Year Moss Side Exploded!
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Forum Square
Greater Manchester,
M22 5RX

The first hour of every weekday is reserved for people aged over 60.

9:00 am - 8:00 pm
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