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Brass Band News

Established in Liverpool in 1875 and published until 1958, the monthly journal charts the history of brass bands and banding activities across the UK, featuring adverts, contest results, band news, and articles. Read More

Richard Badnall Papers

Correspondence and other documents relating to the invention of ‘The Undulating Railway’ (1830s). This collection includes the original patent as well as letters written to and by Richard Badnall, who collaborated with Richard Gill, George and Robert Stephenson, and the directors of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway on the invention. Read More