Walkley History

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

Bloor St Photographer

Walkley Historians have been approached with this photograph. He bought it on ebay recently, and when taking the back of the frame, found the name of the photographer. They are G. … Continue reading

November 23, 2015 · 1 Comment

Walkley Ways, Walkley Wars wins national award

National Recognition for Walkley Ways, Walkley Wars historians Walkley Community Centre has won the Association for Heritage Interpretation 2015 Discover Heritage Award for best community project. Nine Men, Nine Lives, … Continue reading

November 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

New History Project Public Meeting

You are invited to a public meeting to find out about an exciting new potential history project about Walkley. The Walkley Historians are exploring ideas for a Streets of Walkley project to … Continue reading

November 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Walkley Reform Club – on this day 100 years ago – 3rd November 1915

The War seems closer as the Minutes record the return from the Front of a member disabled whilst on active service.  His membership subscription is waived.  A successful concert has … Continue reading

November 3, 2015 · Leave a comment