Monthly Archives: November 2013

WW1 memorials in our area

The Local History Days at Clements Hall at the beginning of November featured many interesting talks, walks and displays, and we would like to thank all concerned for their efforts in contributing to this event. Dick Hunter writes: York has 146 WW1 memorials. We visited St Mary Bishophill Junior plaque with 81 names, including Able Seaman Harry […]

The Dairy Guest House at 3 Scarcroft Road

Anne Houson writes: Maybe some readers will remember when the Dairy Guest House was actually a dairy. It was started by the Trapps family in the 1930’s. Patterns of retailing and changes in the economy have put us out of touch how food arrives on our tables. So much so that many people out there […]

Next meeting Tuesday 19th November

The next meeting of the Clements Hall Local History Group is  tomorrow, Tuesday 19th November, 7pm-9pm at Clements Hall.  We’ll be reviewing the Local History Days which have just been held at the Hall and thinking about what we would like to do during the next year. We would really like to hear from anyone […]