Smiths-Morrissey Coach Tour:
All the Manchester Area Sites & Stories
* Sat 21 September, 11am-2.30pm (finish time depending on traffic and length of photo stops).
* Meet coach stop Albert Square (opposite the Town Hall)
* Please book with eventbrite.
* Cost: £21 including eventbrite/Facebook booking fee
You've heard the records, lived the life, sang along to the songs, given up meat, cut your hair like Johnny Marr, bought an Andy Rourke-styled suede jacket, raised your eyes at Moz's recent statements…now visit the sites where Mozzish music history was made (by coach and foot).
Photo opportunities galore!
The house where the Smiths were born in Firswood
The Ritz, where the Smiths made their debut.
The Lesser Free Trade Hall where the Sex Pistols caused a revolution, as watched by a teenage Morrissey and captured by him in print.
The Hacienda, vilified in "How Soon Is Now?"
The rented room in Whalley Range
Morrissey's "iron bridge"
Morrissey's "midweek on the playing fields"
Church of the Holy Name
Salford Lads' Club, Coronation Street, Ordsall
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