The Frith Blog

Articles, news and opinion from Francis Frith

Bonfire Night

Remember, remember, the 5th of November! Archive photos, some history and your memories about Bonfire Night.

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It's about Time!

Some weird and wonderful clocks and clock towers from The Francis Frith Collection, with some fascinating history to help tell their stories.

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A special selection of golfing photographs from The Francis Frith Collection.

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Photos and memories of harvest time, that most special time of year in UK countryside communities.

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Wooden desks and inkwells, school milk and The Cane! We remember the best (and worst) of schooldays in the 1950s and 60s.

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A Stylish Summer

Our photos from 1890 to 1960 show how summer fashions have changed since the demure days of bathing machines!

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