St. Giles School Wrexham. Source: (c)NWN Media; Local Bygones.
Hightown tree planting in 1973. Do you recognise anyone?
Memories of Firestone Wrexham. One of the large companies to come to Wrexham was Firestone (closed in the 1970s). Do you have any memories of the old Firestone Plant? Maybe you worked there when it [more]
Wrexham Maelor Festival May 1976 Can you put names to faces? Source: Local Bygones, NWNMedia.
Postal Strike at Wrexham in 1971 The 1971 United Kingdom postal workers strike was a strike in the whole of the United Kingdom staged by postal workers between January and March 1971. The strike was [more]
A posed photograph of a Police speed camera on Mold Road Wrexham in 1971. Source: NWN Media; photographer Vic Cleveley.
Pupils at Ysgol Y Grango, Rhos having their work judged in 1973 School Eisteddfod. Source: NWN Media.
Just a small selection of pictures of Christmas time in Wrexham.
The following extracts are transcribed from the Log Books of Penycae Council School from it’s opening in 1909 to 1984. These entries demonstrate how times were very difficult and different to today’s modern schools. 04/01/1909 [more]
Victoria Junior School Football Team 1972. Back row right to left – Steven Williams, Graham Bird, Kevin Griffiths, Mark Andrew, Chris Beaumont, Colin Bryan. Front row right to left – Aldo Dotolo, Chris Dean, Brian [more]