Manchester Airport: an economic powerhouse

Adam Jupp

This lecture will explore how Manchester airport's unique ownership structure has delivered significant benefits to the region over the years and the role it plays in driving skills and employment. It will also look at the link between international connectivity and economic growth not just the city, but the wider North, making it more competitive on the global stage, providing a boost to tourism sites, individual businesses and universities.

19th June 2017, 7:00pm

"A Tale of Two Districts": Criminological Ethnography then and now

Emma Kelly

This lecture will look at what Criminologists do as research, and how criminological research is undertaken. 

25th May 2017, 7:00pm

Special Discount for Lit & Phil Members to see 'Rose' at HOME


Members of the Lit & Phil have been offered the opportunity to see Martin Sherman's award-winning Rose at a discounted ticket price. Click here for more information.

2017-18 Season Preview


As we head towards the end of the 2016-17 Season, which will finish on 19 June with the Manchester Lecture on Manchester Airport, the Lit & Phil Section Committees are working hard at putting the finishing touches on next year's programme. Here is a preview of what you can expect from the 2017-18 Season.