Shirley’s Snippets’- a random collection of articles of interest from by-gone days collected by our News Archivist Shirley Penman.
Wot 'elf 'n' safety C.A.T. 28-12-1956.A.T
Whalley as rarely seen. 21-9-1956
Victoria's Jubilee Preston Guardian 18-5-1887
Union St. Chapel, Low Moor. C.A.T. 1-10-1954
Pimlico demolished C.A.T. 18-1-1952
CAT 6-5-1892 - some things never change.
Snippet - C.A.T. 7-6-1896 . W.H.Brewer was examiner
Burnley Gazette , June 16, 1877.
Removal of fountain in Market Place. Preston Guardian 17-5-1888
We now have the one but not the other ! . C.A.T. 18-5-1900
Wesley Gypsy Choir C.A.T.. 27-3-1908
Quick build and change of name 5-9-1888
long, long ago estate. C.A.T. 31-1-1041
New street lighting C.A.T. 24-12-1954
New lighting C.A.T. 24-12-1954
Snippet - poem on removal of fountain from Market Place.
Snippet C.A.T. 7-6-1896
Blackburn Standard June 16, 1876.