Aviation in Manchester

A quite detailed and fascinating history of “Aviation in Manchester” by Brian R. Robinson, has been published to commemorate the 50th year of the Manchester Branch of the Royal Aeronautical Society, publication being co-incidental with an exhibition at Manchester Town Hall, now concluded. Those who are interested can obtain copies of this 98-page, soft-cover illustrated book, shy contents of which range from the pioneer aviation and motoring days, to gliders and light-‘planes, and which takes the story up to the present-day, for 80p plus postage, from J. O. Pedley, Middleton Sheet Metal Co., Spring Vale, Middleton, Manchester M24 2HS on mentioning Motor Sport. This is a serious piece of history, well-illustrated.