There have been Bahá’ís in Manchester since the early 1900s. You can read a selected history of some key events in our local community by following the links below:
- Sarah Ann Ridgway – the first known Bahá’í in the North of England (1903/04-1911);
- Manchester Bahá’ís greet ‘Abdu’l-Bahá in London and Liverpool (1911-1912);
- Shoghi Effendi visits Manchester (1921); and
- The Manchester Bahá’í Centre in Fallowfield (1962-2011).