Skyhooks (Trafford Park)

Pair of 18-metre high statues at the northern entrance to Trafford Park, erected in 1995 to mark the area’s regeneration

William James Neatby

Ceramic designer and artist born in Barnsley, Yorkshire, who trained as an architect but changed career and went to work for Burmantofts Pottery.

Mary Pownall Bromet

Sculptor born in 1862 Leigh, Lancashire, where her father, James Pownall, was a silk manufacturer.