Great Canal Journeys

Manchester

Series 9 - Episode 3 Manchester

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Summary

Timothy West and Prunella Scales explore the waterways of North-West England, from the suburbs of Manchester, through Britain's first purpose-built canal, to the port at Ellesmere. They discover how canals played a vital role in transforming Britain during the Industrial Revolution, and have subsequently become a central point of Manchester's gay community.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Timothy West
Presenter Prunella Scales
Executive Producer Mike Taylor
Executive Producer Daniela Neumann
Series Director Mike Taylor
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