He was a shining light for old Wufflers in the dark days just after the war and Wolverhampton’s legacy was certainly enriched by Express and Star artist Arthur Arrowsmith for it was he who gave us priceless works of art for the price of a three halfpenny newspaper.
And it was Arrowsmith who showed me and many others the hidden delight of Old Wolverhampton his scenes a delight I have carried with me all my life
From Faulkland Patch across great Western Street into Littles Lane and finally Lock Street For many an afternoon adventure sitting on the Air Raid shelters by the disused Victoria Basin. Yes Roy I remember it well.
Below the old cellar head.