Penycae Council School

Penycae Council School – Extracts from Log Book

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

Victoria Junior School Football Team 1972

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]

Victoria school 1927

Victoria school Wrexham in 1927

Victoria school 1927 Can you help put names to the faces? Victoria Scholl in 1927. Second row: 3rd from left is Tom Ellson Picture kindly supplied by Peter Ellson. More Victoria School pictures Victoria School [more]

Victoria School

Victoria School – Class 11A 1933

Victoria School CLASS 11A 1933 Victoria School, Wrexham. Back Row – Left to Right. ?, ?, Tony Wingett, Barbara Clutton, ?, Betty Harvey, ?, ?, ?, Colin McQuistin, Joan Jones, ?, ?, Middle Row (Boys [more]

Victoria School

Victoria School – Standard Ex VII 1925

Victoria School – Standard Ex VII 1925 Back Row (Standing) – Left to Right. Tudor Whalley, Stan Howells, Dave Rogers, Las Parsons, Vic Huxley. Front Row – Left to Right. Percy Rogers, George Clarke, Fred [more]

School Days

Grove Park Schools, Wrexham.

Grove Park County School for Boys, Chester Road Founded in 1895 from the school, which had previously been known as The Groves Academy, Grove Park provided grammar school education to a high standard for boys [more]


Rhos Junior School 1927

The school attendance officer at the back was Arthur Augustus Roberts. The family were from Trefnant Nr. Rhyl. Arthur’s father William Roberts was the police sergeant in Rhos for a very long time. In 1893, [more]

School Days

Inside Grove Park School 2016

Inside the Groves/Bromfield School 26th Jan 2016 Wrexham History had exclusive access to enter the school on a guided tour to parts of the building that were considered safe. This visit took place on the [more]