When Children & Choirs Walked the Streets of Goldenhill

David Wood’s Story comes to an end in Christmas 2011 with children and choirs walking through the streets from the Methodist Chapel in 1950s Goldenhill.

David’s story goes like this,

Methodist Church in Alice Street (to left) and fronting on Andrew Street

Every year on the first Sunday in June the Methodist chapel in […]

Back to Goldenhill High Street

Going back to the High Street are more of David Wood’s recollections of village life in Goldenhill’s 1950s and early 1960s.

735 – 741 High Street On the far left is the Roman Catholic church. Centre shop: G.E.Jones "Farm Produce" "Fresh Food Supplies" Right Shop (No 741) "Gowns & Mantles"

On the corner […]

Goldenhill in the late 50s & early 60s through the eyes of David Wood

These are David Wood’s recollections of village life in Goldenhill and Sandyford in the 1950s and early 1960s.

His story starts in 1946 and will continue on with more episodes of interesting facts over the coming months.

David says, I was born in 1946 and lived in Alice Street, Goldenhill until I was 19. I […]