Walter Kershaw North Street, Rochdale was the site of one of Walters now world famous graffiti art works. Although when Walter was doing this kind of masterpiece the word graffiti was unheard of
Deeply Vale Festivals have become legendary over the years, now there is a box set coming out with lots of music and memories. Bring What You Expect To Find
Good footage from the races and inside the pits looking at the race tuned scooters & side cars. Local Rochdale rider was Pete merchant.
Heyworths Place off Ramsay Street Rochdale January 1977. Does anyone know this little girl?
The communal back yard, so common in the terraced houses off Spotland Road. I think that’s an outside “lavvy”!
The Golden Cluster Month is a festival celebrating Middleton’s Golden Cluster of historic buildings, and is back this September.
to put Middleton’s treasures on film and encourage visitors and residents to fall in love with the town.
A history of Rochdale from early times to the turn of the 21st century. With John Cole, Richard Catlow and Nick Wilding.
Clog Dancers performing a traditional dance locally.
Rochdale Mummers are best known for their antics around New Year. They came around the houses and “mummed” for small change (for charity)
Britannia Coconut Dancers are one of the few traditional dance teams still performing the Rochdale Coconut Dance.
Britannia Coconutters keeping up our near forgotten tradition.