Monthly Archives: December 2016

Talks Programme for 2017

We’re very pleased to announce our new talks programme for 2017 and look forward to welcoming new and old members: Advertisements

Welcome to the Angel on the Green

The exciting new community cafe/bar/bike repair shop on Bishy Road is open at last, on the corner of Darnborough St. Many congratulations to Pete Kilbane and colleagues for this new venture. The name was inspired by our researches into local shop history. One of the shops here, in the 1920s, was a pork butchers, Angel […]

Performing our stories

Earlier this year, when we were shown the text of a song written by a local munitions worker in Bishophill, we could not have predicted that this would lead to a performance in the York Explore central library, on 26 November 2016. The song, ‘A Munition Dirge’, had been found in the Vickers Instruments Archive […]