The Memory Store 

 

In this project we  captured and share for posterity a range of memories of those who have worked and lived in the Alnwick area.

 



 How Milk was delivered in former Times 

 

 

   Dougie Hedley explains how a man's best friend was his horse                  Tony  when delivering milk around Alnwick by yourself at 15.

                                         Play

   References: Milkman, deliveries, horse, Percy Terrace, Howick Street,           Lisburn Street, Green Batt, Beacom's Dairy Farm

 

 

 

Recordings from Percy Terrace 

 

   

   How Percy House became a haven for students from all over the          world.

                                           Play

     References:  Percy House, Percy Terrace, St Cloud University, America,        Germany, Switzerland   

 

      

     Jamie and his Music. How a gifted player views his art..

                                           Play 

     References:   Jamie. Percy Terrace Project, Music, Violin

    

 

                     

 

 

 

    The charming Lindley children (plus dog)  tell the story

                               of their house

                                    Play 

 

         ( For other audio memories of Percy Terrace  go here

 

 

 

 

The Olympic Torch in 2012

 

                                                                             Northern Flame- inspired by the Olympic Torch's journey through Northumberland in 2012,

This film relays the stories, heritage and culture of  just some of the folk who live here.         

( Bailiffgate Volunteers appear on stage at 7.00  mins)

 

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Visit of the Prince of Wales 

 

 

The Prince of Wales (Future Edward VIII)      

 arrives at Alnwick station in 1923              

and visits the War Memorial                    

 

Play Video                              . 

 

 

 

Lesbury Remembers:  

            Ron Black 

               

              Patterson Family

             

             Michael White

             

         

              Judy Twine

              

              Joan Morrison

             

             Holmes Miller 

            

 

Hipsburn First School Project:  

     

Pat Rennison

            

 

Swansfield Park Project:

 

Margaret Givens 

                

         

            Dennis Hayes