Our speakers night this month is on 30th May 2019 at 7.30 The Salem, High Street, Cheslyn Hay admission £1 including refreshments
The theme is “Taking Tradition into The Future” by Tony Kelly of Firmin & Sons
Our Salem Base
Our Salem Base is open from 9am – 2pm every Tuesday
What Happened This Week 50/100 years ago…by Mike Belcher
Cannock Advertiser 22nd May 1969 Full story of the lives of Mr & Mrs Ernest Walker of 14, Station Street, Cheslyn Hay, celebrating 65 years of marriage. 22nd May 1969 Hawkins Sports became the first Cannock Chase Football League team to win the Walsall Challenge Cup when they defeated Celtic F.C. Full report of the final.
Cannock Chase Courier 24th May 1919 Details of the sale of Six Freehold Dwellings houses numbered 1 to 11 in Coppice Lane, Cheslyn Hay.
24th May 1919 Chat from Cheslyn Hay The township has been very prominent in the War Savings Scheme, Red Cross Society, and granting relief to needy objects, and other institutions with information.
Old Newspapers researched by Dave Washington
Staffordshire Advertiser 17th May 1919 A meeting of the Cannock Rural council was held asking for information as to a suitable place in the area where peace beacon fires might be lighted.
75th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings
Cheslyn Hay Royal British Legion will be laying a wreath to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings on Sunday 2nd June 2019, 10.00 am at Cheslyn Hay War Memorial, all welcome
Memories A letter from one of our members Roy Handley commenting on his fond memories of Cheslyn Hay from long ago mentioning Winifred Sambrook, Albert Handley J.P., Nellie and Jim Rogers and George Cadman.