Rainwear fashions modelled in Manchester.
Brass bandsmen assemble at Belle Vue in Manchester for Music Festival.
Parliamentary elections in Manchester.
VE Day celebrations in Manchester.
Cardinal Hinsley addresses crowd at Manchester football ground.
Cheese from all over the Commonwealth is judged by experts in Manchester.
Celebratory scenes from Manchester and London on V.E. day.
Children Guy Fawkes' competition in Manchester.
New colours for Manchester regiment awarded by Queen
Despite Blitz, Manchester puts on its usual Circus.
Children parade in White Walk Procession in Manchester.
Cardinal Griffin, Archbishop of Westminster, addresses Catholics at Belle Vue, Manchester.
Second Test Cricket Match at Manchester - England versus India.
The Queen inspects the Manchester Regiment and opens the reconstructed Free Trade Hall.
A look at some old Manchester landmarks including first railway station in the world.
Princess Elizabeth lays Colours of 3rd Battalion Grenadier Guards in Manchester Cathedral.
Manchester City beats Manchester United 2-0 in 4th round F.A. Cup match.
Winston Churchill receives Freedom of City and addresses Tory meeting. Manchester.
Comic Ken Dodd judges Guy competition on bonfire night in Manchester.
Prince Philip opens two new Halls of Residence at Manchester University.
Various boxing bouts from the Northern County Amateur Championships.
Personalities gather for the opening of ABC Television studio in Manchester.
Prince George of Denmark visits Manchester Ship Canal - cuts from 49/12.
A mechanical rickshaw ferries passengers around the streets of Manchester.
Brass Band contest in Manchester.
Simple breeze block houses are constructed in Manchester.
Two Way Trade Fair is held in Johannesburg & Food and catering fair is held in Manchester.
International Textile Machinery Exhibition at Belle Vue & Building Trades Exhibition at City Hall.
Members of Yorkshire Copper Works band leaving coach in band outfits.
Circus performance for children in Manchester.
The Duke of Edinburgh visits Manchester.
Princess Margaret lays foundation stone at new Free Trade Hall in Manchester.
Gracie Fields sings and tells jokes for old people in Oldham, Greater Manchester.
Las Vegas wins the November Handicap race at Castle Irwell, Manchester.
Father Christmas flies in from Switzerland
Electric Loco pulling into Sheffield, Sir Robertson travelling in carriage, pulling into Manchester.
The finals of the cookery contest for young people are held at Manchester.
A look at the tall Ship Canal building in Manchester and the view from the roof.
Televisions used in Manchester bank so clients can view statements housed in different offices.
Gordon Pirie wins the 3000 metres invitation race at White City Stadium. Manchester.
Children from Church of England Sunday Schools parade through the streets of Manchester.
Manchester Belle Vue Circus keeps going - women performers take over from men in forces.
Manchester gives an uproarious welcome to its City team - and especially to Bert Trautmann.
Dustmen in Manchester add to their job by helping lonely old people on their rounds.
Christmas party for under privileged children at Manchester Cinema.
The males steel the limelight at hairdressing contest in Manchester.
Ceremony to mark the opening of the Queen Elizabeth Dock at the mouth of the Manchester Ship Canal.
Mrs Cunliffe wins the North West Area Festival Fare cookery finals. Manchester.
Earl Alexander watches parade of RAF men and women to celebrate their anniversary.
On second day of her Lancashire tour Queen visits Bolton, Bury, Manchester & Rochdale.
Gracie Fields swamped by fans at her gig in Rochdale.
Car phones used by business men in Lancashire.
The Sykes family combat petrol rationing - they ride around Sale in a pedal-powered car.
Nice look at the home life of radio star Wilfred Pickles in Lancashire.
At Prestolee School kids are educated through play and fun activities.
Men and women of the National Fire Service make toys for nurseries between calls.
Duke of Edinburgh visits British Rayon Research & opens chemistry building at Liverpool Uni.
Daily Mirror Pet Show includes unusual pets such as a bush-baby and an alligator.
An Altrincham woman celebrates her son winning the Victoria Cross medal.