The Manchester Village


By Frank Heaton. 64 pages, B&W.

Deansgate remembered. A book based on taped conversations with former residents of the Deansgate area who recall the 'village' as it was from 1900 to the 1960s. Chapters include school and church, shops and pubs, lodging houses, hospitals, entertainments, charities, law and order, work, politics, wartime and Castlefield.

Well illustrated with old photographs of the people and places.