Elizabeth Gaskell-themed events

Elizabeth Gaskell (1810-1865) is famous for novels such as North and South, Wives and Daughters, Cranford (based on her beloved Knutsford) and for her famous biography of her friend Charlotte Bronte.


All the Elizabeth Gaskell themed events taking place as part of the Knutsford Promenades Festival 2018 are listed below:

Download the PDF programme to see all events taking place throughout the Knutsford Promenades festival KnutsfordProms2018 DL 8pp

Further information about all the Elizabeth Gaskell-themed events throughout September 2018 are detailed below.

Knutsford Brook Street Heritage Site

Brook Street, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 8DY Brook Street Chapel is a Grade I heritage site. Elizabeth Gaskell, husband William and two daughters are buried in the graveyard. Costumed talks, tours and readings will be taking place and artefacts from the Whitfield...

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