Radical Friends


Become a Radical Friend for £25 a month (or £300 a year) and have the opportunity to engage more deeply with the museum and its collections

Join the Radicals

Radical Friends

As a Radical Friend you enjoy a range of benefits, including:

  • Invitations to special museum events throughout the year, including a celebratory reception with the Chair of the museum’s Trustees
  • Invitations to all museum exhibition previews for you and and a guest
  • Your name or organisation listed on our website below as a Radical Friend (see below)
  • Regular updates from the museum through e-newsletters
  • 10% discount in the museum’s shop and cafe on production of your Radical membership card


You can Join the Radicals as a Friend in the following ways:

  • Visit PHM’s BT MyDonate page and fill in the information required – please note Radical Friend or Renewing Radical Friend in the ‘Your message’ box as appropriate
  • Fill in the membership form and return to the museum (including your card details or a cheque)
  • Buy a Radical Friend membership in the museum shop


You can also give the gift of a Radical Supporter membership!  Buy a gift set in the museum shop or fill in the membership form and return to the museum (including your card details or a cheque).

Your generous support helps the museum to celebrate the stories of radical thinkers whose big ideas have shaped our society; the men and women who believed in ideas worth fighting for.

Thank you to all our Radical Friends so far, whose donations are making a huge difference to the museum’s future:

Derek Antrobus
Joanna Bornat
Martin Carr
Pat Cooper
Sam Duckworth (FKA Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly.)
Fire Brigades Union
Roxanne Green
Reverend Mark Ham
Heledd and Steve Hayes
Lord Lee of Trafford
Manchester Trades Union Council
Mr E D G Robinson
Tom Robinson
Jon Snow
Unite at The Co-operative Bank
Julie Ward, MEP
Tom Wilcox
Eifion and Gill Williams

Join the Radicals