RIP Bernard Barry 1920-2014


MTA was saddened recently to learn of the passing of one of our  former colleagues, Bernard Barry. Bernard was a stalwart of the Manchester Teachers’ Association, and achieved great success as our membership secretary, recruiting many Manchester teachers to our union. He had a very successful teaching career, and was a great believer in the aims of the trades union movement.

Bernard’s family have asked for donations to the Working Class Movement Library, Salford M5 4WX. They have also put together a very moving tribute to Bernard at

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