19th Century British Library Newspapers Online

A wide range of newspapers from 19th Century Britain are available on 19th Century Newspapers . The site includes: Regional newspapers, such as the Leeds Mercury (which covered what is now Calderdale). Bradford Observer, Huddersfield Chronicle and Northern Star. Use the site to see if any of your ancestors are included. Especially if they had … Continue reading 19th Century British Library Newspapers Online

THE HALIFAX WAR MACHINE 1914-1918 – “A Town Transformed for War”

On Wednesday March 11th 2020 at the Calderdale Industrial Museum, comes the next part of The Making of Calderdale talk series : THE HALIFAX WAR MACHINE 1914-1918  “A Town Transformed for War” Join us for an Illustrated Talk by David Millichope for the inspirational recounting of how Halifax contributed to the First World War efforts. … Continue reading THE HALIFAX WAR MACHINE 1914-1918 – “A Town Transformed for War”