l Name of event: Heritage Open Weekend. Where / when is it?: Saturday, September 12, and Sunday, September 13. What does it involve?: Visit the Silk Museum and Paradise Mill for FREE over the weekend of September 12 and 13. Who is it suitable for?: Everyone. Any other information?: The Silk Museum is open on Saturday, September 12, 10am4pm and on Sunday, September 13, 12noon4pm. There will be two guided tours of Paradise Mill a day at 1pm and 2.15pm – these will leave from the Silk Museum and places MUST be booked at the Silk Museum. Due to the size of Paradise Mill the tours are operated on a first-come-first-served basis. l Name of event: A Different Perspective: A Photographic Exploration of Egyptian Artefacts. Where / when is it?: Now until October. Monday – Saturday, 10am-4pm. What does it involve?: A selection of photographs of the West Park Museum Egyptian collection by photographer Sara Porter. Who is it suitable for?: Everyone. Any other information?: It’s open Monday to Saturday from 10am-4pm and is free to visit. Want to find out more?: Call 01625 613210 or visit www. silkmacclesfield.org.uk.
From Sara Porter’s exhibition ‘A Different Perspective: A Photographic Exploration of Egyptian Artefacts’