People’s History Museum, Manchester
Kirsty has worked in museums for 19 years. She joined the People’s History Museum (PHM) as Learning Manager in 2004 and worked on the museum redevelopment team between 2008 and 2010. Kirsty’s team delivers sessions and projects to 23,000 contacts per year on the theme of ‘Ideas worth fighting for’. Prior to PHM Kirsty was Curator at Saddleworth Museum, and Keeper of Fine and Decorative Art at Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery in Carlisle. Kirsty has an MA (Honours) degree in History and History of Art from Edinburgh University, and a postgraduate diploma in Museum Studies from Manchester University. She is married with two children.
DEBATING MATTERS HISTORY
Thursday 27 June:
Oxfordshire Championship at Oxford Union, in partnership with Magdalen College School and Oxford Festival of Arts
Friday 5 July:
North East Championship at Durham Sixth Form Centre
Find a list of all our previous championship events here.
SUPPORT DEBATING MATTERS
Bernie Whelan, our DM coordinator, is raising money for Debating Matters.
To stage one of our Championships for six to 12 teams costs £6,000. Find out more on Bernie’s
Wonderful fundraising page.