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 mans best friend was his horse Tony when delivering milk around Alnwick by yourself at 15.
References: Milkman, deliveries, horse, Percy Terrace, Howick Street, Lisburn Street, Green Batt, Beacoms Dairy Farm
Recordings from Percy Terrace
How Percy House became a haven for students from all over the world.
References: Percy House, Percy Terrace, St Cloud University, America, Germany, Switzerland
Jamie and his Music. How a gifted player views his art..
References: Jamie. Percy Terrace Project, Music, Violin
The charming Lindley children (plus dog) tell the story
of their house
( For other audio memories of Percy Terrace go here)
The Olympic Torch in 2012
Northern Flame- inspired by the Olympic Torchs 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)
Visit of the Prince of Wales
The Prince of Wales (Future Edward VIII)
arrives at Alnwick station in 1923
and visits the War Memorial
Hipsburn First School Project:
Swansfield Park Project: