All Our Yesterdays
THIS week s photograph for All Our Yesterdays has been sent in by John Runeckles. It s another from earlier days at Queens Road School in Royston, which is believed to have been taken in 1924 or 1925. Mr Runeckles said his mother, Irene Chamberlain, is si
THIS week's photograph for All Our Yesterdays has been sent in by John Runeckles.
It's another from earlier days at Queens Road School in Royston, which is believed to have been taken in 1924 or 1925.
Mr Runeckles said his mother, Irene Chamberlain, is sixth-left in the third-row.
His mother left Queens Road to attend Hitchin Girls Schools in September 1925.
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30 years ago: A steering committee was set up to organise celebrations for The Queen's Silver Jubilee. It stressed that events during the celebrations should be for enjoyment rather than seen as purely fund-raising activities.
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- 3 Recap: Severe disruption on Great Northern and Thameslink trains to London
- 4 Met Office weather: Yellow storm and flood warning for East of England
- 5 Reed's National Village Cup hopes ended in nail-biting finale
- 6 Garden centre to host royal treat for Queen's Platinum Jubilee
- 7 Children invited to take part in town trail for Queen's Platinum Jubilee
- 8 Family-run bridalwear shop closes down after 23 years
- 9 Royston Scouts raise money to attend jamboree in Korea
- 10 Fast and frenetic racing as Cycle Club Ashwell shine at grass track cycling meet
20 years ago: Royston police reported that there was a rising tide of vandalism in the town centre - and they were determined to stamp it out. An outbreak of vandalism during the weekend was reported to be the worst for six years.
10 years ago: The Midland Bank in Royston introduced a new-style cheque book - for left-handed people. The bank said people writing with their left hand often had difficulty using a cheque designed for the right-handed.