Sankeys at War pt. 1

The following excerpt is the first of two taken from a chapter in our recent book, Wolverhampton’s Great War, 1914-1921. “Sankeys at War – The Firm and the Family, 1914-18”, is written by Chris Twiggs, former winner of the Local History Symposium and has contributed several chapters. The book can Read more…

The Wolves Composers

The recent arrival of the “Elgar Sunbeam Bicycle” brought to mind the above project around “Wolves composers”, which is still dormant. It started in September 2010, when a special concert was held in St Peter’s Church. This featured the choir and soloists, including Miss Cullis, a descendant of legendary Wolves Read more…

2020 Vision

From Strength to Strength 2019 has been an exceptionally successful year for the Wolverhampton Society so far. Membership has increased significantly and attendance to our talks has more than doubled. Whilst this is hugely positive news, we want to be more successful and that’s where you can help us. Like Read more…