Browse Collections (17 total)

Women's Working Lives


In celebration of International Women’s Week in 6th – 12th March, the Burnage Memory Bank will be gathering women’s memories of their working lives.…

St. Nicholas' Church

St Nicholas Church- Scaffolding at East Tower.jpg

Items relating to St. Nicholas' Church, Burnage.

Contributors: Bevan Taylor

Scouts and Guides


Collection of items showing the activities of the Cubs, Brownies, Scouts and Guides based at Burnage.

Churches in Burnage

Items relating to the churches in Burnage: St. Margaret's, St. Nicholas', St. Bernard's, Christ Church


Dorothy 1950 - Laleham Park Scaled.jpg

People describe their holidays; where they went, for how long and what activities they did while away.

Burnage Garden Society

Burnage Garden Society - AGM - 1942.pdf

Items relating to the Burnage Garden Society

Burnage during World War 2

Letter from American Soldier.jpeg

Accounts of people's experiences during the second world war. How did the war affect the people of Burnage?

Schools in Burnage

Howard Self - My time at the Acacias.pdf

Items relating to schools in the Burnage area, people's recollections of their time at school, and their buildings,

Housing in Burnage

Public Health Committee- Note confirming property on Ivylea Road.PDF

Items relating to the change, development and construction of housing in Burnage.