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Wolverhampton House

Wolverhampton House is one of our treasures

The pub picture poser

The pub picture poser

Previous Rose Queens attended the anniversary celebration

Marking 25 years of the Rose Queen

History group meeting

History group meeting

Steam train adventures

Steam train adventures

The postcard sent by the Grand Duchess

How a St Helens soldier got a postcard from Russian royalty

A picture of celebration - but where was this photo taken

A picture of celebration - but where was this photo taken

Hueys to land at Newton Town Show

Step back in time along this St Helens Street

Step back in time along this St Helens Street

Unearthing the story of pilot Joseph Kilgour

Unearthing the story of pilot Joseph Kilgour

What is the strange object in Thatto Heath Park?

What is the strange object in Thatto Heath Park?

The old factory picture stirs readers memories

The old factory picture stirs readers memories

A resting place in Thatto Heath

Mystery stones were a place to rest

Can any of our readers identify this Where Were we picture. Want a clue? Well, it’s 1938.

Street scene from the 1930s is this week's Coffey Time picture puzzler

Evelyn wrote a detailed memoir of her life in exile during the years of the First World War, which achieved international acclaim

What connects Rainhill and the Battle of Waterloo?

Calling former Rose Queens

Life of a pit pony

One of the stones in Thatto Heath

The riddle of the stones

Remembering another Gallipoli hero

The Waldron Wayfarer

Should this be the new mayor's car?

Workmen at Pewfall Colliery take a break in this picture taken early in the 20th century

Postcards of our mines

Six years of Coffey Time

Six years of Coffey Time

Hog roast heaven at the Smithy Heritage Centre

Hog roast heaven at the Smithy Heritage Centre

They bled red, amber and black

They bled red, amber and black

St Helens own international star

St Helens own international star

Can readers tell Coffey Time where this industrial landscape is located?

Where was industrial landscape?

I am not sure where this ‘Burchall’s” was. It says at the bottom ‘The Oldest Established in St Helens’. The photo is actually the front of a postcard which is blank on the back

Five pictures of local landmarks through the decades

Two of Joe's grandsons plan to wear his medals at a parade in London to mark the centenary

Remembering Joe... 100 years on since he survived the battle of Gallipoli

Researching a family tree? This will make your head hurt

This group of pensioners enjoy a quiet game of dominoes in the Pilkington recreation pavilion in 1944 © IWM

Life under Pilkington in St Helens during the war

Two minutes' silence for VE day anniversary

Local history events coming up

Clog clash

Clog clash

Newly completed Matilda tanks leave Vulcan Foundry in Newton-le-Willows on October 3 1941 © IWM (H 14350)

Delving through the archives of the Imperial War Museum

Stirring up memories

Stirring up memories

Thanks for the certificate

Rick Wakeman

The tale of the Angler's Rest

Derek Marsden shared a picture of a group attending the Sunday School, which included his father

PICTURE: A mission to find where we were

Ellen Berry features in this class picture from 1928

Former pupils share their tales of the old Cowley School

Unravelling the history of the 'sunken' trail

Unravelling the history of the 'sunken' trail

A rural snap poses this week's question - where are we

A rural snap poses this week's question - where are we

Beechams

A rich history of hospital care in St Helens

Students unearth 'temple of amusement'

Students unearth 'temple of amusement'

Stunning picture poses historical puzzler

Stunning picture poses historical puzzler

Is this what's left of an old railway line through Blackbrook?

Is this what's left of an old railway line through Blackbrook?

Marking 100 years since St Helens unit went to fight in WWI

Marking 100 years since St Helens unit went to fight in WWI

A snapshot brings back memories of old Carr Mill

A snapshot brings back memories of old Carr Mill

When a picture paints a thousand words

When a picture paints a thousand words

Sankey Canal

Plenty to see and do over the next few weeks

This picture from 1954 shows the boys of class 5A

A step back in time through Cowley's historical gems

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