Extracts by June Pearce a Mender and Burler at Sunny Bank Mills (between 1949-1959) First the chair. A swivel chair with adjustable height and back rest. It was essential, we would be sat for long periods of time and the chair had to fit into the small of our backs to give us support, and… Read more »
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Interested in textiles? Why not come along to our open morning on 7th March 10am till Midday, free of charge.
Why not come along to the Archive Open Morning 10am till midday and get inspired by our wonderful textile collection, 7th February 2018. Free to all.
Archive Open Morning January 3rd 2018 10am till Midday. Free of charge to the general public, why not come and be inspired.
Extracts by June Pearce a Mender and Burler at Sunny Bank Mills (between 1949-1959) I am awake earlier than normal. Work starts at seven thirty am till five fifteen pm Monday to Friday and seven o’clock till eleven o’clock Saturday mornings. Today is my first day at work since I left school a fortnight ago…. Read more »