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Ted Morgan - V.E. and V.J. Day Celebrations on Arbor Avenue

Ted Morgan gives us an account of the two celebrations to mark the end of the Second World War.

Ted Morgan - Childhood in Wartime Burnage

Ted tells us about his memories growing up in wartime Burnage.

May Queen Celebrations- Brookthorpe Avenue

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Video showing the May Queen celebrations organised by the residents of Brookthorpe Avenue, Burnage, in the late 1970s.

Doreen Robinson describes how Brookthorpe Avenue was a great place for children to play, being a cul-de-sac and having a strong…

Silver Jubilee Street Party - Brookthorpe Avenue - 1977

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A video showing the street party organised by the residents of Brookthorpe Avenue, Burnage, for the Silver Jubilee in 1977.

In the additional sound recording, Doreen Robinson describes the organisation of the event, including the contributions of…

Burnage Garden Village - Video of the 50th Anniversary Celebration - 1956

A video showing the 50th anniversary celebrations of the Burnage Garden Village in 1956.