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20 October 2017

Family History Day There are still a few places left on Bolton History Centre’s archive tours on Saturday 21st October at 1pm, 2pm, 3pm please phone 01204 332185 to book your...

A night to remember

20 October 2017

I’m singing ballads at this event in Manchester. John Rylands Library Special Collections Blog The 31st October is a date which you might notice in the diary – perhaps...

Final stretch

4 October 2017

Lately, I’ve been in the final stages of putting together the manuscript for the book.  As I came to the very end of the project, I spent a couple of days writing a few new...

Nowhere to hide — The Research Whisperer

29 September 2017

Can vice-chancellors ever really know what it’s like for emerging researchers and precariat postdocs? I was reading two vice-chancellors discuss how to take pressure off young...