What’s new – August 2016

We have started a Gallery of photographs and prints showing the old mill buildings of Morley. They are to be found in the Facts Sheet section under the Mill section. So far, images of the Crank, Gillroyd, Rods, Perseverance-Station Road, Albert and Queen’s Mills have been added. Factual data about some mill closures has been upgraded.

What’s new – June 2016

An exhibition was created to celebrate The Queen’s 90th birthday and ¬†we also created a booklet containing photographs of the time she and Prince Philip visited the town on 28-October-1954 as part of her Northern tour as the new monarch. The booklet contains 24 photographs (B/W), arranged in chronological order of the visit taken by the local photographers R.I. ‘Bobby’ … Continue reading “What’s new – June 2016”

What’s new – February to May 2016

We have done research for the Morley Branch of the British Legion to help organise Commemorations on the Centenary of the death of men who died while in service during¬†the Great War and who are buried in local cemeteries. Since the end of January, the following Commemorations have been held : 30-January-2016: Pte Maurice Fowler 4-February-201: Pte Willie Lupton 12-February-2016: … Continue reading “What’s new – February to May 2016”