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Barratt Gardens, Abbey Hulton

Barratt Gardens is on the northern edge of Carmountside Crematorium and Cemetery. It's a crescent of old people's homes and a community centre which dates from the mid-1950's. The bungalows owe their ...

British Legion at White Lodge, Hopwas, Lichfield

The British Legion seen here at White Lodge. White Lodge was the home of the Weale family, who had a photography business in Tamworth. Colonel Wolverstone, the president of the Tamworth Branch of the ...

British Legion Christmas Party, Stone

A group of children pictured outside the British Legion Headquarters in Westbridge Park, later the Stone Division Guide Headquarters. The adults in this photograph include Mrs Summerfield, Fred Leason ...

British Legion Pageant Float, Stafford,

Photograph of the British Legion pageant float taken on Corporation Street. The annual Stafford Pageant included a procession through the town, and ended with a fair on the town common. A prize was ...

British Legion presentation, Ex-Servicemens Club, Anglesey Street, Hednesford

Mr A.P. Latham is presented with a gift on his retirement as President of the British Legion. From right to left are: Clarry Kelsey, ?, ?, ?, Russ Cowdell (presenting the gift), Major Fowkes, Archie ...

British Legion Queen, Cellarhead

Miss Brown is the Queen, top right is Millicent Wooliscroft.

Cancer Research Shop, Kidsgrove

A photograph of what was possibly the opening of the Cancer Research shop. We have some of the names of those pictured. From left to right Mrs Burston, Mr H Heath, Mr Cooke, ? Abbott, Mrs Nora Salt, ? ...

Chamber of Trade dinner, Grand Hotel, Hanley

A Hanley Chamber of Trade fundraising dinner held at the Grand Hotel, Hanley in aid of Cottage Homes. Sitting on the left is Gertrude Alice Dyke, wife of Gordon Dyke, one of the directors of Bratt & ...

Charities board, Calton Church

Charities board inside St. Mary's Church, Calton. The church was rebuilt in 1762, replacing an older chapel. A further rebuilding took place in 1839, and it was thoroughly restored in 1875. it consists ...

Charity cheque presentation, Stafford

Merlin Maddock receiving a cheque from Charles Shardlow, Senior Shop Steward at English Electric's Stafford Works. The man in the centre is unidentified. This is possibly the presentation of a cheque ...

Charity run, Market Square, Stafford

Venture Scouts pictured in front of the Shire Hall, Stafford at the start of a long distance relay run from Stafford to London to raise money for Stafford's Link charity for the elderly. A runner holding ...

Chasetown Committee for World War I widows and families, Cannock Chase Cricket Club

Children-in-Need Presentation, Stone,

On 27 November 1987 Stone Division Guides held a mammoth fund raising event at G.E.C. Stone in aid of the B.B.C. Children-in-Need Appeal. Each unit held their own fund raising event, including an ...

Cripples Guild Carnival float, Nelson Place, Newcastle-under-Lyme

A float from the 'Cripples Guild' decorated for a carnival, pictured in Nelson Place. The Potteries Cripples' Guild was started in 1900, and in 1907 became the Duchess of Sutherlands Cripples' Guild. Metalwork ...

Customers at the Soup House, Tutbury

Children and adults collecting soup from the Charity House on Duke Street. The Charity House was built in 1844 and is known locally as 'the Soup House'. Since 1988 the Charity House has been the home ...

Dutch Market at the Castle Grounds, Tamworth

Fernleigh Garden Party, Stafford

The Stafford British Legion Band is pictured at the Fernleigh Garden Party. Back row members from left to right are: ?, Eddie Barrett, Paul Price, ?, ?, Tommy Hughes (standing), Fred Gee (Conductor), ...

General Booth and Mayor William Marson, Stafford,

William Booth (1829 - 1912), known as 'General Booth', founded the Christian Mission in 1865. The movement aimed to help the poor and needy of London's East End, and as it developed was renamed the ...