What Happened This Week 50/100 years ago…by Mike Belcher
Cannock Advertiser 16th December 1970 Details of a candlelight service held at last week’s meeting of Salem Women’s Own, Cheslyn Hay.
16th December 1970 Glancing Backwards to December 15 1945 Story of Cheslyn Hay Working Men’s Club Sunday morning show in aid of the old members fund.
16th December 1970 The section of Landywood Lane, from the village centre to Streets Lane is being considered for improvements. Full story.
Cannock Advertiser 18th December 1920 At a special meeting on Monday evening, the Cheslyn Hay Parish Council decided to double the burial fee Full details.
18th December 1920 Story of the Cheslyn Hay Parish Council asking that a resident magistrate shall be appointed for the village.
Trevor’s Trivia This month’s ‘Trivia’ is about local characters, with several stories related to ‘Old Jellyman‘.
Email from Robert Taylor “It is with great sadness that I tell you of the passing of my mom Elizabeth Taylor (Nee Betty Matthews) aged 92 and we record some of her wonderful memories taken from our archives.