Wrexham – In Memoriam

After six years of detailed and painstaking research, the Friends of Wrexham Museums are proud to publish: Wrexham – In Memoriam 1914-18. Their 493 page illustrated soft-back book tells the stories of the over 600 [more]


Victoria School Admission Records

Victoria School Admission Records. We are busy transcribing the school admission records for Victoria School, Wrexham. Many thanks to Victoria School headteacher Debbie Eccles for allowing access to the archives of the school. These will [more]


NEWS: Young Roots Project

NEWS: Young Roots Project. Wrexham History are pleased to announce that we have been appointed Project History Specialists for the Enterprise Education Alliance. Enterprise Education Alliance (EEA) is a not for profit social enterprise working in [more]

Cinema & Theatre

Restoration of the Iconic Hippodrome Light.

Restoration of the Hippodrome Light The Hippodrome Light.  A brief history. “For people in the 1920’s and 30’s cinema going was the ultimate form of escapism.  Films were getting bigger and better with budgets starting [more]