Henshaws Society for Blind People 175th anniversary party

PUBLISHED: 11:35 24 April 2012 | UPDATED: 21:18 20 February 2013

Barbara Hallwood with Radio Manchester’s Becky Want and Fran Eccles-Bech

Barbara Hallwood with Radio Manchester’s Becky Want and Fran Eccles-Bech

Manchester's oldest charity, Henshaws Society for Blind People, celebrated its 175th anniversary in style at the city's Radisson Edwardian Hotel. Photography by John Cocks

Manchesters oldest charity, Henshaws Society for Blind People, celebrated its 175th anniversary in style at the citys Radisson Edwardian Hotel. Guests helped raise over 6,000 for the charity while enjoying cabaret including a performance of Somethin Stupid sung by Coronation Streets Paula Lane with The Rat Pack Vegas Spectacular, the evenings entertainers.

Photography by John Cocks




The print version of this article appeared in the May 2012 issue of Cheshire Life


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