Category: Heritage

Oulton Couple celebrate their 60th Wedding Anniversary

In 1956, two young people from two different counties, met and became engaged. Two years later they were...

RAF to mark Battle of Britain with Freedom Parade – Sunday 16th September

A Stafford based unit of the Royal Air Force will be on parade in the town this...

Oulton Heath WW1 Gunner Ace Hero’s items go to auction – 13th September

Seven lots, attributed to WW1 Gunner Ace Lieutenant Anthony Joseph Hill Thornton, are to go on sale...

New action adventure novel explores the Pottery Riots of 1842

Margaret Moxom announces publication of ‘Footsteps in the Past’ Stoke -on-Trent, England – In Margaret Moxom’s new...

Eccleshall War Memorial Unveiling

The Lord Lieutenant of Staffordshire unveiled a new memorial to 17 Eccleshall soldiers killed in the Great...

The many guises of Drake Hall

The many guises of Drake Hall by Senior Museums Officer, Chris Copp at Staffordshire Past Track You...

‘Living History’ By Jim Davies

‘Living history’ is certainly a term to describe John Holtham, Life Vice-President of the Stone & District...

JULY MEETING OF ASTON-BY-STONE W.I. –  A trip to Middleport Pottery

Middleport Pottery We in Staffordshire, whether natives or incomers, are proud of the fine Pottery industry in...

Rural scenes of Eccleshall

Rural scenes of Eccleshall by Senior Museums Officer, Chris Copp at Staffordshire Past Track Here’s a selection...

A modest man of courage

This year is not only the centenary of the end of the First World War but also...

A Father’s Vantage Point

This year marks a shift in the life of Ken Durham, former owner of Stone-based Abbey Picture...

Alleyne’s Grammar School Reunion

Front row:- Barbara (née Boulton) Oakley; Mary (Woodman) Chicken; Ethne (Rochelle) Jeffs; Sylvia (Thompson) Hughes; Geoff Oakley....

Sandon Hall to host exclusive first showing of WWI documentary

History fans can be among the first to see a fascinating new World War One documentary in...

WIN A SHORT BREAK FOR FOUR – CANAL CRUISING COMPETITION

Canal Cruising Company Celebrates 70 Years In Business One of Stone’s longest established businesses celebrates a milestone...

Heritage footwear brand, Lotus, returns to Stone for Autumn Winter 2017!

Lotus, the UK’s oldest footwear heritage brand is proud to announce the launch of their latest highly...

COUNTDOWN TO UK’S BIGGEST FESTIVAL OF HISTORY AND CULTURE HERITAGE OPEN DAYS CELEBRATES ALL OUR STORIES ACROSS THE WEST MIDLANDS

7-10 September2017    www.heritageopendays.org.uk     #allourstories From the Cider Museum in Hereford to narrow boats in...

50 Years Wed – AN  OULTON CELEBRATION

Oulton village residents, Denise & Malcolm Phillips will have reached 50 years of married life, on 23rd...

Rebellion at the Castle – Sunday 20 August 2017

Rebellion at the Castle – Sunday 20 August 2017 11am to 5pm at Stafford Castle, Newport Road, Stafford,...