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Spirit of Kinder 2018

Some photos taken at the celebration that took place on the 21st April 2018 at the Friends Meeting House in Manchester.

Panel of Speakers

Some of the guest speakers, from left to right: Yvonne Witter (Peak District Mosaic), Kate Ashbrook (Ramblers Chair), Margaret Manning (Manchester Area Chair), Maxwell Ayamba (Projects Manager for Sheffield Environmental Movement) and, standing, David Toft (Poet and Vice-Chair of Hayfield Parish Council). The other invited speakers were Jim Perrin (Rock Climber and Travel Writer) and Keith Warrender (Local Historian and Writer).

 

Display Stands

Attendees enjoyed informative displays at the back of the hall provided by the Ramblers, the National Trust, Peak District National Park, Sheffield Environmental Movement (SEM), Peak District Mosaic and the British Mountaineering Council (BMC).

 

Ramblers' Stand

The Ramblers' stand showed a selection of historical posters and information about the Trespass.

 

Manchester Community Choir

The Manchester Community Choir (Musical Director: Liz Powers) gave a wonderful performanace of songs which reflected the struggles of working people. The day culminated with a rousing community rendition of The Manchester Rambler led by local folk singer Jack Parker.

Change to Area Longer Walk 18th July

The destination of the Wednesday Longer Walk on 18th July, led by Mike Brierley, will be Whaley Bridge, not Furness Vale as previously advertised.

 

Spirit of Kinder 2018 Photos

A page of photos from the event held in April is listed under Events, or can be accessed directly from here.

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