Eccentric Manchester or “John Dee, Dalton, Deacon, De Quincey & Hanging Ditch”
Next tour: 1 April (of course!) 2015.
Start: Midland Hotel, 12 noon.
Why did hundreds of people flee in a panic from Market Street on Christmas Eve 1941? How did a white van end up on top of the Arndale in 1996? Why were necromancers trying to revive the spirit of the former warden of the parish church in the 19th century? Manchester is a city of strange stories and tall tales.