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The story of the Swift's stores

The story of the Swift's stores

Aiming to preserve the beauty of Loyola Hall

Aiming to preserve the beauty of Loyola Hall

I am joined by other campaigners at Cannington Shaw

Working to save the old bottle factory

Where are we?

Where are we?

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The death of Cilla Black brought back a lot of memories

The death of Cilla Black stirred memories of the 60s

The founder of the Boy Scout movement Sir Robert Baden-Powell pictured in 2014 (Press Association photo)

Delving deep in to the history of St Helens 100 years ago this month

Can you solve this week's picture puzzler

Can you solve this week's picture puzzler

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Heritage Open Days in September

Heritage Open Days in September

Get in touch

Get in touch

The Citadel

Camera Club's exhibition at the Citadel

Home front illustration – from 1915 newspaper

Stories of ordinary life during the war days

Is biker Val's dad?

Is biker Val's dad?

Laurel and Hardy

How could I turn down a chance to talk about Laurel and Hardy

The mystery of the object in Thatto Heath Park has been solved

History exhibit proved a smashing success

Unearthing the history of Cabbage Hall

Unearthing the history of Cabbage Hall

Get creative and reduce symptoms of mental health problems

Get creative and reduce symptoms of mental health problems

This photo seems to have stumped you

This photo seems to have stumped you

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When the Mill House had the best singing nights

When the Mill House had the best singing nights

Beechams to open its doors for public tours

Beechams to open its doors for public tours

The picture in Pocket Nook

Family behind that eerie picture in the Abbey

Can anyone identify where this old photo was taken

Can anyone identify where this old photo was taken

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Wolverhampton House

Wolverhampton House is one of our treasures

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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

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Hueys to land at Newton Town Show

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Step back in time along this St Helens Street

Step back in time along this St Helens Street

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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?

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The old factory picture stirs readers memories

The old factory picture stirs readers memories

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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

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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?

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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

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