september, 2022

08sep6:30 pm8:00 pm'Hidden Victorian Muslim Mayor of Stalybridge - HIS OWN MAN' - by Writer in Residence for Kirklees6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Honley Library

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The true story of working-class man, Robert Stanley, who became a ‘Most Respectable Mayor of Stalybridge’, but who scandalised polite society by converting to Islam. Hidden for over a century, the truth finally emerged and is now told in two books, written by his great x3 granddaughter, Christina Longden, Writer in Residence for Kirklees.


(Thursday) 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


Honley Library

West Avenue


Friends of Honley Library/ Kirklees Writer in