2023 sees the 180th anniversary of the Grand Junction Railway Engineering Works moving from Edge Hill to Crewe. To mark this historic event, Crewe Town Council is in the midst of planning an exhibition at Crewe Heritage Centre which will run from 1st July to 10th September 2023 on weekends and Bank Holidays.
The exhibition theme will be How Locomotives were a catalyst for change in Crewe and visitors will be able to explore the following topics:
How did Crewe Works affect people’s lives?
How did Crewe Works affect the development of Crewe?
Looking to the future:
A wraparound programme of pop up events will also be on offer, including drama, town trails, school’s session, heritage skills demonstrations and talks.
If you would like to be involved or to find out more, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Crewe Works 180 exhibition will take place this summer – can you help?
Do you have an old-fashioned style push bike that we could borrow for display purposes?
Do you have any flat caps of any size or colour you could donate?
We are also looking for volunteers with:
If you think you can help, please let us know by contacting email@example.com.