Burnage Memory Bank is a two year project celebrating the stories and experiences of Burnage people.

We'd love to hear from you if you have any memories, stories, photographs, sound recordings or videos of Burnage you'd be willing to share, helping us to explore, record and preserve our history.

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Recent Stories

In the Garden, East Avenue, Garden Village

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My friends and in the garden in East avenue on the Burnage garden village

Burnage Garden Village - Tennis Courts, Hall and Bowling Green

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A postcard showing the tennis courts, village hall and bowling green at the Burnage Garden Village.

Dorothy Arnold - My First Job

First Job.pdf
Dorothy tells us about working as a clerk in Stockport during the second world war.

Burnage Garden Society - 50th Annual Show Programme

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A programme from the Burnage Garden Society's 50th Annual Show, held in 1983. Includes a list of classes contested, along with the cash prizes and awards on offer.

Burnage Garden Society - 1996 Programme

Burnage Garden Society- 1996 Programme.pdf
A programme from the Garden Society's final show in 1996, including a list of entries and the sponsors of the event.