News & Notices

Notice posted 19 October 2020

Wirral History Fair 2021

Do to Covid-19 restrictions, Wirral History and Heritage Association does not know if it will be possible to hold the Wirral History Fair in March 2021.

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Notice posted August 2020

Wallasey Historical Society puts its Glass Slides Collection online

Wallasey Historical Society has over 1500 glass slides of which over 1000 have been converted to digital images which the Society has placed on its revamped website. They mainly, but not exclusively, show Wallasey scenes. The collection is free to view and many of the images can be purchased as prints.

View them at www.wallaseyhistoricalsociety.co.uk/the-glass-slides-collection

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Notice posted November 2019

News about Cheshire Archives and Local Studies

The excellent CALS tithe maps website has improved even further with a complete redesign. However the address for it has changed - it is now https://maps.cheshireeast.gov.uk/tithemaps/

Some of the pages of the CALS website have changed addresses. The homepage is at http://www.cheshirearchives.org.uk/home.aspx

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Notice posted September 2017

Signs on all entrance roads to Greasby announce the history of the township.

National Museums Liverpool carried out archaeological excavations in Greasby during 1987 to 1990. Sample material from that dig was sent for radiocarbon analysis in 2016. Results from that analysis confirm the opinion of the experts at National Museums Liverpool that Greasby is one of the earliest settlements in Britain at circa 8500BC.

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Notice posted February 2017

Funds available for suitable projects

See information document re the Dee Estuary Landscape Partnership Scheme - click here

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