1,345 more photos of Norfolk & Cumbria in June 2017 Release

Walsall, West Midlands
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Walsall and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Happy Days

Used to play in the ladies dart team, went in there most days.... great atmosphere. Roy and Ann kept it then, before it was changed to the new one.

A memory of Walsall

Sandy The Copper

Yes I remember Sandy. My mother was the Manager of the Co-op decorating shop opposite the Town Hall. It was called 'The Colour Centre'. One of her frequent visitors was Sandy, he would call in for a cup of tea whilst on his beat. As he was a tall man, so as not to be seen by any passers by, he would open the door to the ...Read full memory

A memory of Walsall by Cherry Rogers

Memories Of Traffic Control

I read the letter from someone who remembers the policeman in the top floor of a shop overlooking the Bridge at Christmas. Well that policeman was Gordon (Sandy) Lewis - a cheeky chappie, who gave everyone a smile when they crossed the road. Sandy died a few years ago. I was a policewoman at this time in Walsall ...Read full memory