One of the most disastrous fires ever experienced in Wrexham happened in 1907, when the Public Hall was gutted. Later the Hippodrome occupied the site. The Public Hall formed only the centre of a block [more]
Source: Postcard from our collection
Source: Postcard from our collection.
The Strawberry fields of Bellis Brothers Holt c1900
Burglary at the National Schools, Madeira Hill, Wrexham. At some time between 5pm on Friday 9th July 1900 and 9am on Monday 12th July 1900, the National Schools, Madeira Hill, Wrexham was burgled. A set [more]
OPENING OF NEW SCHOOL AT PENYCAE 1909. Monday 4th January will long be remembered in the annals of Penycae. To most the inhabitants it was the day of the realisation of their educational vision the [more]
In the news January 1909. SINGULAR DEATH AT RHOS THE INQUEST. Mr LIewelyn Kenrick held an inquest at Bethlehem Chapel, Rhos, on Wednesday evening, touching the death of a young man 21 years, named Richard [more]