Cheslyn Hay Local History Society Newsletter 31st January 2021

What Happened This Week 50/100 years ago…by Mike Belcher

Cannock Advertiser  28th January 1971  Landywood Estate Residents Association is urging members to keep an accurate record of the schedule of the No17 bus service in Cheslyn Hay in order to improve its efficiency.  Full story.

28th January 1971  Details of the first Christmas Party of the 1st Wyrley Bank Scouts, Cubs and Guides was held at the Salem Church Hall.

28th January 1971 Glancing Backwards. Details of a supper and concert held at Cheslyn Hay Working Men’s Club by members of the horticultural section.

28th January 1971
Golden Wedding Anniversary of Mr. Call Dace and his wife Priscilla, of 8 Oxford Close, Great Wyrley.  Story of their lives and reminiscences.
Cannock Advertiser 1921  There were no articles for Cheslyn Hay for this week in 1921

Trevor’s Trivia Responses  Story of the Harley family who emigrated to Australia in December 1948 and the honours Michael received in his colourful life ‘down under’ and his memories of Cheslyn Hay.

Requests  Kirk Bagley has emailed an enquiry concerning his Hawkins family going back to Joseph and Benjamin HawkinsMary Jones and Mary Riley

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