Walkley History

News, events and discoveries of the Walkley Ways, Walkley Wars history project.

Walkley Reform Club – on this day 100 years ago – 8th July 1914

This month and the summer brings the lawnmower to the fore. [8 July 1914] Minutes of General Committee held Wednes July 8 1914 Mr David Smith presiding That the minutes … Continue reading

July 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Somme 98 Years On

“Two years in the making. Ten minutes in the destroying. That was our history.” John Harris This morning is the 98 years on since the Sheffield Pals first major engagement … Continue reading

July 1, 2014 · Leave a comment