Manchester City Council

Telephone problems

There are issues with some mobile phone networks reaching our contact centre, we are working with the networks to fix this. There are no issues with land lines or the website.


Libraries Archive and Local Collections

Poor Law and Workhouse Records

We hold the surviving poor law and workhouse records for the City of Manchester. These include the records of Withington Hospital. A guide to our poor law and workhouse records is available. The guide also covers industrial schools.

Was this information helpful?

Was this page helpful?