Entry details

Date 12 July 1961 10:45
Age
Event

Gagarin visits the Amalgamated Union of Foundry Workers

Place

Location Brooks Bar, Manchester
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Notes

Gagarin visits the Amalgamated Union of Foundry Workers in Brook's Bar, Old Trafford and is made an honorary member. The Union President, Fred Hollingsworth, presents Gagarin with a certificate and a gold medal, which Gagarin wears for the rest of his visit. (Source: Pathé, RIA Novosti image archive, Guardian 12th July 1961)

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