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by ptopping
Mon Aug 28, 2017 9:48 am
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Unity Festival
Replies: 1
Views: 908

Re: Unity Festival

Hi Suilebhan, I have just been in conversation with Alan Hollingum who I believe was in a B&W photo at your exhibition at The Crown & Kettle (He is the chap in 70s attire). Together with local historian Andrew Simpson we are writing a book featuring "Characters" from Chorlton and w...
by ptopping
Tue Feb 25, 2014 1:51 pm
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Purchase HOUGH END HALL for Chorlton Community
Replies: 7
Views: 4319

Re: Purchase HOUGH END HALL for Chorlton Community

Here is the latest Bulletin with regards the Purchase of Hough End Hall for The Chorlton Community. Hough End Hall - Let’s Make it Ours! Bulletin 1 February 2014 Since we began looking into the possibilities of bringing Hough End Hall into community use at the beginning of January, a lot has happene...
by ptopping
Fri Jan 31, 2014 8:13 pm
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Purchase HOUGH END HALL for Chorlton Community
Replies: 7
Views: 4319

Purchase HOUGH END HALL for Chorlton Community

HOUGH END HALL: For less than £300,000 Lets make it ours! This Grade II listed, former family home of the Mosley family in Chorlton is up for sale. This would be great opportunity for us to buy it and keep it in the community for use by the community. The building has a long history, being built in...
by ptopping
Fri May 17, 2013 8:36 am
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Cosgrove Hall Site. The Largest Exhibition in Chorlton
Replies: 37
Views: 10261

Re: Cosgrove Hall Site. The Largest Exhibition in Chorlton

Just an update. As those of you that shop at Unicorn will know the building work at Cosgrove Hall is close to completion and the exhibition has been taken down. But we have found a new home at Chorlton High School and it is due to be in place by mid June 2013
by ptopping
Thu May 16, 2013 7:40 pm
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Do-it-yourself tassology
Replies: 7
Views: 1932

Do-it-yourself tassology

As part of our interpretation of the Chorlton Arts Festival theme for this year which is Chorlton-cum-Hardy past, present and future, Andrew Simpson and myself decided that if he tells the stories and I paint the pictures all we need is someone to predict the future. We then discussed the difficulty...
by ptopping
Mon Nov 19, 2012 6:20 pm
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Cosgrove Hall Site. The Largest Exhibition in Chorlton
Replies: 37
Views: 10261

Re: Cosgrove Hall Site. The Largest Exhibition in Chorlton

For those of you interested in the plan of the site, attached is the latest view.
by ptopping
Mon Oct 08, 2012 1:39 am
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Art on Hoardings
Replies: 0
Views: 1263

Art on Hoardings

Three's Company have been given the go ahead by the developers of the Chorlton Precinct site to use the hoardings to display local Art, when the refurbishment starts. If you are a local artist and want to display your work get in touch with Rachael Magowan or myself, or post on this site for more de...
by ptopping
Wed Oct 03, 2012 2:49 pm
Forum: Discussions
Topic: The History of Martledge Exhibition. Chorlton Library
Replies: 0
Views: 1286

The History of Martledge Exhibition. Chorlton Library

The History of Martledge Exhibition opens at Chorlton Library from October 4th. There will be stories of Martledge by Andrew Simpson and paintings of the present by Peter Topping. Paintings feature The Barbakan, The Unicorn, Chorlton Library, Sedge Lynn and a painting of Chorlton Precinct frontage.
by ptopping
Wed Oct 03, 2012 2:38 pm
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Gardener required
Replies: 2
Views: 1117

Re: Gardener required

Take a look at the iNeed directory it has a gardening section. http://www.ineedtofind.it By the way it's free.
by ptopping
Sat Sep 01, 2012 2:02 pm
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Cosgrove Hall Site. The Largest Exhibition in Chorlton
Replies: 37
Views: 10261

Re: Cosgrove Hall Site. The Largest Exhibition in Chorlton

3rd September 2012 MEDIA CALL: Chorlton History Wall Unveiling by Lord Keith Bradley DATE: Friday 7th September 2012 TIME: 12 noon LOCATION: McCarthy & Stone’s Cosgrove Court development (formerly Cosgrove Hall), 8 Albany Road, Chorlton, M21 0AW EVENT: Unveiling of ‘CHORLTON-CUM-HARDY THE STORY’...
by ptopping
Sat Sep 01, 2012 2:00 pm
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Cosgrove Hall Site. The Largest Exhibition in Chorlton
Replies: 37
Views: 10261

Re: Cosgrove Hall Site. The Largest Exhibition in Chorlton

admin wrote:
ptopping wrote:If you would like to come or can suggest a Chorlton Society or Group that should be represented
please contact me.

Errm....thought I might represent this web site as per the above....inappropriate?


Yes Please do come along
by ptopping
Thu Aug 30, 2012 7:51 am
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Cosgrove Hall Site. The Largest Exhibition in Chorlton
Replies: 37
Views: 10261

Re: Cosgrove Hall Site. The Largest Exhibition in Chorlton

Sorry Mark. I understand now. Yes of course please come along. It will be great to see you
by ptopping
Wed Aug 29, 2012 11:12 pm
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Cosgrove Hall Site. The Largest Exhibition in Chorlton
Replies: 37
Views: 10261

Re: Cosgrove Hall Site. The Largest Exhibition in Chorlton

Sorry Mark I do not understand the question
Regards Peter
by ptopping
Tue Aug 28, 2012 1:47 pm
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Cosgrove Hall Site. The Largest Exhibition in Chorlton
Replies: 37
Views: 10261

Re: Cosgrove Hall Site. The Largest Exhibition in Chorlton

We have now confirmation of the opening time of the event. It will be opened by Lord Bradley at 12.00 noon on the 7th of September.

This event is open to everyone in Chorlton.
by ptopping
Mon Aug 27, 2012 5:39 pm
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Cosgrove Hall Site. The Largest Exhibition in Chorlton
Replies: 37
Views: 10261

Re: Cosgrove Hall Site. The Largest Exhibition in Chorlton

Will we see you at the event Annie?

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