Sharing with you progress on building projects, events and stories.

Stockport’s Heritage Open Day 2018

On the 8th September, Stockport Council and Stockport's Heritage Trust hosted an Edwardian themed event in the Underbanks to tie in with the Heritage Open Day, a national festival of history and culture that takes place once a year. The street was filled...

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College students create models of historic buildings

We've teamed up with Illustration students from Stockport College who were tasked with focusing on a historic building of their choice from the Underbanks to research its history and create a piece of artwork based on what the shop/building used to be. We plan to...

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The ‘Rediscovering the Underbanks’ project

In early 2017, £1.8 million was awarded by the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to the ‘Rediscovering the Underbanks’ project. Working with the local community and businesses, the project will help breathe new life into the area, celebrating its truly unique townscape....

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View images of the area, from past to present


Hear about the historic tales the Underbanks has to share

events and activities

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