Eastwood’s War - an event for all the family

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Eastwood Historical Society are holding free event ‘Eastwood’s War’ to give families the opportunity to make do and mend, knitting and sewing, and to view vintage bicycles, mining memorabilia.

The event runs from 11am until 3pm at Dora Phillips Hall, Wood Street, Eastwood on Saturday September 20.

As part of the event the society is displaying an exhibition including stories from Percy Cross, Kenneth Poynter, Alice Geeson, Winifred Stoakes (nee Brittian 1909) and Margaret Chambers (nee Braithwaite). If you have any photographs to include email eastwoodhistoricalsociety@hotmail.com or call Jan on 0115 9326945.