Walkley History

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

Walkley History 2014

Here is a report on the activities and events of the Walkley Ways, Walkley Wars project in 2014. First World War The Walkley Community Centre project remembered the centenary of … Continue reading

January 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Hollies

Do you remember a house called ‘The Hollies’ at 1, Heavygate Rd? We have been contacted by Muriel Hacker, who lives in Australia. Her father, Walter Stocks, built the present … Continue reading

January 12, 2015 · 2 Comments

Ruskin in Sheffield launch

Ruskin in Sheffield The Guild of St George are delighted that we will be announcing the details of an exciting community heritage programme funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, as … Continue reading

January 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

New Year Events

History IS Here The next History IS Here talk this coming Friday – 9th January. Dr Jenny Stephenson will talk about the history of Walkley House medical practice, based on … Continue reading

January 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Walkley Reform Club -on this day 100 years ago – 5th January 1915

As the New Year opens, with no end of the War in sight, the Club steadfastly continues normal business and welcomes new members.   Club members serving in the Forces have … Continue reading

January 5, 2015 · Leave a comment