2016

SJ8499 : Manchester Irish Festival Parade, Marching Band on Cheetham Hill Road

taken 8 years ago, near to Cheetham Hill, Manchester, England

Manchester Irish Festival Parade, Marching Band on Cheetham Hill Road
Manchester Irish Festival Parade, Marching Band on Cheetham Hill Road
The Fianna Phadraig Pipe Band from Wythenshawe, marching along Cheetham Hill Road towards the city centre.
Manchester Irish Festival Parade 2016 :: SJ8398

The Manchester Irish Festival is claimed to be LinkExternal link Europe's biggest Irish Festival outside of Ireland. The annual event was being held for the 21st time in 2016. The festival took place over 15 days between 4th and 19th March, featuring a programme of Irish culture, comedy, heritage, literature, music, sport and theatre, with more than 100,000 visitors expected to converge on the city centre for the St Patrick's Day Parade which was held on Sunday 13 March. The parade started from the Irish Heritage Centre at Queen's Road and finished in Albert Square.


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SJ8499, 716 images   (more nearby 🔍)
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David Dixon   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 13 March, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 18 March, 2016
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 842 999 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.7393N 2:14.3146W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 842 998
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