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The Curious Incident of the Gurkha Knife

October 31, 2014

A kukri donated to the Museum by Mr Chittham, who fought alongside the Ghurkhas in Malaysia will feature in a performance at Manchester Library on Saturday 1 November.

The Curious Incident of the Gurkha Knife

At the newly refurbished amazing Manchester central Library, Performance space next to the cafe.

Saturday, 1 November 2014 from 13:30 to 15:00 (GMT)
Manchester, United Kingdom

A Gurkha Army exhibition with a performance.

Book free tickets at:

A mini drama of an epic story
Based on a true story of a Gurkha knife on display in a shop in Deansgate, Manchester in 1915 we journey to Holland, South Africa, Nepal and India celebrating unseen heroic characters and stories in times of war.

Written and performed by Anjum Malik, multi lingual Poet, Scriptwriter and teacher of creative writing.

This is an Ahmed Iqbal Ullah Education Trust project, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and supported by Arts Council England, Manchester Metropolitan University and Cartwheel Arts.

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