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  1. RobT

    Anyone recognise this building?

    This one has been on Facebook but let's see if we can beat them to it. Can anyone identify where this business was located please?. It looks like a converted house, or even two houses. This is a photo of a ladies late grandparents former home circa 1955. The ladies nan ( Gladys May Jones) ran...
  2. RobT

    Radio Times from 1923-2009 available

    Radio Times between 1923-2009 are viewable on the Genome website, Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website. There are more than 5 million...
  3. RobT

    Birmingham Railway Museum

    Attached hopefully is a Birmingham Railway Museum Souvenir Guide, Any ideas of date it was published? Could have been before Phase 3 was started? My guess would have been 1973, what are your thoughts?
  4. RobT

    Mobile photographic Studio

    Whilst researching some Victorian photographs I came across 2 gentleman who had a portable studio on wheels, it was taller on one end (so they could stand up in it?). They may have done instant developing. They used to start on the outskirts of Birmingham and walk every day into the City...
  5. RobT

    Royal Italian Circus

    Who has heard of them? You've just missed them, they appeared at The Alexandra Theatre on Wednesday 9th July 1924. Fancy Dress Ball by the Dogs - Javanese Ponies - Maymyo the Burmese Elephant