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1940's Family Day

28 April 2019

Sunday 28 April 2019
From 10.30am

Healey Dell Heritage Centre & Tea Rooms
Dell Road
OL12 6BG


Healey Dell Tea Rooms is holding a 1940's War Day event for families and the public on Sunday 28 April.

Step back in time and experience the 'Keep Calm and Drink Tea' wartime spirit at Rochdale's own World War 2 Munitions Filling Factory.

Throughout the day you can:

  • Look around the range of military vehicles on display
  • Listen to Maria Manchester the Forces Sweetheart, presenting a tribute to the 1940s sing along songs
  • Dress up in your finest war time outfit
  • Take a guided tour
  • Partake in family fun and adventure with Spodden Valley Explorers
  • Enjoy fine food
  • Keep calm and drink tea

For more information, please contact Healey Dell Tea Rooms on 01706 350 459, or Lisa on 07800 975 924.

Entry fee: Free

Contact: Healey Dell Tea Rooms
01706 350 459

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