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  1. RobT

    Alan's Ltd, Birmingham, Handsworth & Springfield

    Alan's Ltd, Top values in soft furnishings, household linens, Rugs, Etc. Our local South Birmingham Meccano Club has been in existence for nearly 50 years. Looking at this simple casher's receipt from around 1983/84, it struck me that although thousands of these must have been issued - very few...
  2. RobT

    Achievements of the year 1937

    Demolition contract in progress at the Old Blue Coat School, Colmore Row The Civic Centre, Cambridge Street
  3. RobT

    Springtime in Moseley 2015

    My daughter Jenny is a talented photographer, she took these photos in 2015 at Moseley of a Pub, a church & some flowers in Springtime. See what you think of them - there are other subjects if you would like to see them
  4. RobT

    Can you recognise which pub this is?

    Julie Wolverton posted this great photo on facebook of her Nan & Grandad in an inner city pub I have asked her for her Grandparents names, no reply yet Can any of you identify which pub the photo was taken in?
  5. RobT

    Jones Gladys & George shop & licensed premises

    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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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?
  8. 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