Walkley History

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

Searching for Buffer Girls

BBC 2 are making a programme celebrating the history of cutlery making in Sheffield. It’s part of a wider series on British industry. We are looking for women who worked … Continue reading

June 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

Victorian Crime and Punishment

We are delighted to announce that our Crime and Punishment exhibition, kindly hosted by Beeches of Walkley, is now installed. The exhibition is on display in their shop window on … Continue reading

June 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

Walkley’s Victorian Crime

Walkley Historians have been working on a new exhibition – all about crime and punishment in Victorian Walkley. The exhibition leads us through the crimes, police, juvenile delinquents, fraudsters and … Continue reading

June 13, 2018 · Leave a comment