Manchester Societies is a new organisation with a remit to promote the city”s heritage through making residents and visitors aware of its unique institutions.
The city has some venerable and ancient groups such student writing paper as Cheetam”s Library (1653) and the
Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society (1781). Among the well-known members is the Cornerhouse. Lesser known members include the Manchester Ancient Egypt Society.
Manchester has some incredible hidden gems such as the Portico Library.
Brian Rarity at the Portico Library is passionate in promoting Manchester”s rich cultural heritage and Manchester Societies will help to make Mancunians aware of it once again. The Manchester Societies web site, which Vince”s company built, is now online and provides a listing service for its members