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Local Dignitaries at the Proclamation of King George V, Town Hall, Market Place, Leek

Members of the Leek Urban District Council and other local dignitaries stand outside the Town Hall in Market Place. They are surrounded by an enormous crowd waiting to hear the new King's Proclamation ...

Mayor and Mayoress Marson with Mace-bearers, Stafford,

Mayor and Mayoress Marson with the Mayor's Sergeant and Burgess' Sergeants. By 1939 these posts had merged. Photograph donated by Stafford Historical and Civic Society, who retain copyright ownership....

Mayor and Mayoress Mycock, Stafford,

Studio portrait of Mayor and Mayoress Mycock wearing ceremonial clothing and their chains of office.

Mayor C.E. Fowke, Guildhall, Stafford

Stafford photographer C.E. Fowke was Mayor of Stafford in 1951 and 1952. He is pictured here seated in the Guildhall, Stafford. Reproduced by Kind Permission of the Staffordshire Newsletter who retain ...

Mayor Choosing Ceremony, Market Cross, Newcastle-under-Lyme

Mayor choosing happened every Charter Day in Newcastle until about 1932. From the 1860s it became the tradition for people to go to the Market Cross and have their photograph taken with the newly chosen ...

Mayor Marson in the Guildhall, Stafford,

The Mayor, Mr William Marson, attending a Borough Council meeting in the old Guildhall building on Market Square. Photograph donated by Stafford Historical and Civic Society, who retain copyright ownership....

Mayoral Group, Stone,

Members of Leek Urban District Council

Roy Fowler and his wife are pictured with members of Leek Urban District Council. This civic occasion was probably to recognise Mr Fowler's athletic achievements as a long-distance runner. On the front ...

Members of Stafford Corporation,

This photograph of Members of the Corporation outside the Borough Hall on Eastgate Street was taken at the request of the Earl of Shrewsbury and Talbot. The Mayor is Ebenezer Taylor, who was in office ...

Memorial Service Parade, Burton upon Trent

Lantern slide view of a parade of civic dignitaries in Market Place on the occasion of the Memorial Service following the death of King Edward VII. Copyright: Burton Libary

Memorial Service, Burton upon Trent

Lantern slide view of a parade of civic dignitaries in Market Place on the occasion of the Memorial Service following the death of King Edward VII. Copyright: Burton Libary

Memorial Service, Burton upon Trent

Lantern slide view of a parade of civic dignitaries in Town Hall square with St Paul's Church in the background on the occasion of the Memorial Service following the death of King Edward VII. Copyright: ...

New Guildhall Interior, Stafford

The original Guildhall was built in 1853. It housed the Borough Council, the courts and on the ground floor was a police station. By the 1930s a new police station was needed and one was constructed ...

Nigerian visitors, Stafford

Three Nigerian visitors pictured outside Councillor Storer's home, 185, Eccleshall Road, Stafford. Mr. E. Ndiyo, Mr. D.O. Osaka and Mr D.E. Warimie Jaja stayed for three months to study local government ...

Percy Hall's medal presentation, Town Hall, Leek

Percy Hall, the young boy in the picture was the first Scout to be presented with a Scouts Life-Saving Medal in the town. Councillor T. H. Bishton, Chairman of Leek Urban District Council is the man about ...

Presentation in Derrington Village Hall

Presentation in Derrington Village Hall of certificates awarded to young people for their good work in the community. Back row (left to right): Katy Sutcliffe, Helen Salmons (married name) née Thornley. Middle ...

Proclamation of George VI's Accession to the throne, Stone

Proclamation by Councilor T. Bagley (Chairman of Stone Urban District Council) of the Accession to the Throne of H. M. King George VI. Tuesday, 15th December, 1936, at 1:15 p.m. Pictured on the platform ...

Proclamation of King George V, Rugeley

This postcard picture shows the crowds gathered for the Proclamation of King George V at 7 o’clock on 11 May 1910 in front of the Town Hall, Rugeley. George V was King of the United Kingdom and the British ...