The Peterloo Massacre

The Peterloo Massacre

The Peterloo Massacre The history of the most massacre Manchester has ever seen. The Peterloo Massacre occurred at St Peter's Field, Manchester, England, on 16 August 1819, when cavalry charged into a crowd of 60,000–80,000 who had gathered to demand the reform of...
Oldham Coliseum Ghost

Oldham Coliseum Ghost

The Ghost in the Theatre Is this a dagger which I see before me? In 1946 an actor called Harold Norman was playing the lead role in Shakespeare's most superstitious play Macbeth.  On opening night the actor was involved in a terrible accident, resulting in one of the...