Into the Seventies

Frontpage Forum People & Places of Wolverhampton Into the Seventies

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    • #5451

      tonydavies

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      I came across this today and thought it would be of interest.

       

      http://player.bfi.org.uk/film/watch-wolverhampton-into-the-seventies-1970/

       

      Just another reminder of what Wolverhampton lost!

       

       

    • #5460

      Billy

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      If this was a Hollywood film Tony It would have a H, Certificate. and old people with memories of life and times of the 40’s and 50’s with a weak disposition would not be allowed to see it.

      Market Pram

      Oh bring back that loving feeling – now its gone gone gone

      Below the old cellar head.

    • #5461

      tonydavies

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      In the same vein, have a look at this link which shows the loss of the Central Arcade –

       

      http://www.historywebsite.co.uk/lost/centralarcade.htm

       

      Sad that they couldn’t even save that wonderful facade.

    • #5462

      Billy

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      There were quite a few of wonderful facades they could have saved Tony, which would have certainly enhanced the old town today.

      The Hippodrome to name just one. But alas, no foresight.

      BUS HIPPODROME

      The link regarding the Central Arcade comes from Bev Parkers site probably the best and certainly the most informative Local History site on the internet.

      Below the old cellar head.

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