Category: Liverpool

Custom House 1935

Our striking main image this week shows the soot-blackened pillars of the former Custom House with the Liver Building and George’s Dock ventilation tower in the distance. The date is March 1935.

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Sailors’ papers 1924

Our striking main image this week shows unemployed sailors desperately thrusting their discharge books through gaps in the railings in the hope of filling a last-minute vacancy on a departing liner.

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Aerial Liverpool

iNostalgia reflects on some memorable aerial shots of Liverpool and Merseyside, ranging from the M57 motorway to the Royal Iris ferry

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HMS Hesperus 1942

Our main image this week shows the destroyer HMS Hesperus limping back to safe harbour in Liverpool after ramming and sinking a German submarine. The date is December 1942.

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OMD Early Years

iNostalgia remembers the early years of global sensations Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark – who were convinced they’d only last one gig!

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Corrie and Brookie

A select group of TV stars have swapped the cobblestones of Coronation Street for the suburban driveways of Brookside Close down the years. How well do you remember the stars of the Close and the Street? Why not test your knowledge in our popular quiz and compare your score with friends?

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24th November, 1931 ~ Pupils at Chetham’s School in Manchester get to sample the Christmas pudding mixture as the cook gets to work in the old ‘Norman’ kitchen 🎄

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📍 Manchester Town Hall, 7th November 1986. ⁠

A blaze of lights illuminates Manchester Town Hall, which is topped by a huge Santa Claus and sleigh. Who's looking forward to Christmas festivities in Manchester this year?⁠

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