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Story Wells Bygone Photo Screening

Press Release   •   Dec 06, 2013 09:44 GMT

Following on from the success of the Story Wells launch event the Story Wells  project team would like to invite you to it’s second free “Bygone Photo Screening” of 60’s and 70’s vintage photographs of Burton upon Trent. Taking place on Saturday 14th December 2013 between 11:00am and 12:00noon you can come and join us to reminisce about Burton in days gone by.

Story Wells is a project collecting memories from people within East Staffordshire about Burton upon Trent’s brewing heritage from 1960’s and 1970’s. There is no need to book just come along. Free refreshments will be provided. Your stories will help us to document Burton’s heritage.

Councillor Bernard Peters, Deputy Leader for Service Commissioning, said: “This is another Council art project which celebrates Burton’s history and heritage. I am a proud Burtonian and I can remember the 60’s & 70’s well. The launch event was thoroughly enjoyed by all attendees and I am very grateful to those who took the time to attend.

“I would urge as many people as people to come along to the free event at our magnificent arts centre and share historic memories with other like minded people.”

Join us at the Brewhouse Arts Centre, Duke Street on Saturday 14th December between 11:00am to 12:00noon to reminisce about Burton in days gone by. Free tea and coffee provided afterwards in the Brewhouse Bar Bistro. The event is free no need to book just come along. For further info call: 01283 508100 Email: susan.khan@eaststaffsbc.gov.uk 

The Story Wells project is funded by Heritage Lottery and East Staffordshire Borough Council.

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