A NEW exhibition is running at Weaver Hall Museum, showcasing the history of the famous building in a unique format.

Northwich in Stitch, an exhibition by the Breakaway Textile Group, is on show until November 4.

A member of the group said: "We are delighted to take part in this exhibition which, was the title suggests, was inspired by the museum, its past history as a workhouse, and the area surrounding the town."

The exhibition is of textile and mixed media work and features pieces inspired by items in the museum collection, waterways, structures and the Northwich Union Workhouse which once occupied the building.

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