Put on an event for Manchester Histories Festival 2020

Submit your events that are inspired by this years festival themes of Celebrate - Learn - Challenge

Celebrating Alf's Act, 50 Years of Disabled People's Rights.

It is a land mark year as we celebrate the life of Alf Morris and 50 Years of the Chronically Sick & Disabled Persons Act.

To take part please read the aims of the festival here and then complete the on-line form below to apply or download a PDF here or Word Doc here

Deadline for applications is Friday 27th March 2020

There will also be drop in sessions on Saturday 29th February 2020 11.00am-2.00pm to help with applications and on Monday 20th April 2020 2.00pm-7.30pm at Manchester Central Library to come and talk to us in more detail about your event.

Events in Other Venues

If you are planning to put on an event or activity in a different venue to Manchester Central Library, the space must be accessible if you would like it to be included in Manchester Histories Festival 2020. You can download a PDF information sheet on accessibility guidelines here. If you have any questions about this, please contact: janine@manchesterhistories.co.uk or call 0161 306 1982.

Support in Completing the form

If you need this form in a different format, please let us know; you can submit your expression of interest as a film, reading, or any other format to get your ideas across. Please contact: janine@manchesterhistories.co.uk, call 0161 306 1982 or text 07890 863176. We also welcome submissions in BSL.

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To submit a large file, please send by WeTransfer https://wetransfer.com/

Please email your completed form to:

janine@manchesterhistories.co.uk or post it to:

Janine Hague, Manchester Histories,

3.17 Mansfield Cooper Building,

The University of Manchester,

Oxford Road,

Manchester M13 9PL

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