Walkley History

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

First World War Exhibition at Gerry’s

The Nine Men, Nine Lives, One Great War exhibition is now on display in Gerry’s Bakery and Coffee House, South Rd, Walkley. You can enjoy the exhibition over a coffee … Continue reading

September 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

History IS Here Talks Return

The second season of History IS Here talks begin in October. Held at Walkley Community Centre, each talk is a stimulating and exciting delve into Walkley’s past by the people … Continue reading

September 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Walkley Reform Club – on this day 100 years ago – 1st September 1914

By September 1914, the first mention of the First World War enters the Walkley Reform Club minutes. [1 September 1914] Minutes of general Committee held Sept 1.14 Mr David Smith … Continue reading

September 1, 2014 · Leave a comment