Manchester Literature Festival

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Open (7 Oct 2022 - 23 Oct 2022)

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What's Nearby

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Friday, 7th October 2022 - Friday, 7th October 2022

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Sunday, 9th October 2022 - Sunday, 9th October 2022

An Afternoon with Sheila HancockAt 89, dealing with shocking diagnoses, Brexit, bereavement and lockdown, Sheila Hancock found herself suddenly, surprisingly furious. Having thrived into old age, Sheila discovers a period of Old Rage and a chance to reflect on her life as a daughter, a sister, a mother, an actor, a friend,…
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Wednesday, 12th October 2022 - Wednesday, 12th October 2022

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