Herefordshire in the 1940s

Freedom of Hereford City Parade September 29th 1945 - Crowds of spectators outside the Shire Hall & on the roof.

3.43pm Wednesday 18th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Freedom of Hereford City Parade, September 29th 1945. Mayor & Corporation in St. Peter's Square

3.43pm Wednesday 18th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Freedom of Hereford City Parade, September 29th 1945 - Wounded soldiers & spectators seated along St. Owen Street / St. Peter's Square.

3.43pm Wednesday 18th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Freedom of Hereford City Parade, September 29th 1945 - Herefordshire Regiment marching into St. Peter's Square.

3.43pm Wednesday 18th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Freedom of Hereford City Parade, September 29th 1945 - Herefordshire Regiment on parade in St. Peter's Square.

3.43pm Wednesday 18th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Freedom of Hereford City Parade, September 29th 1945 - Section of Herefordshire Regiment on Broad Street marching past the Chave & Jackson store which is still there 70 years later.

3.43pm Wednesday 18th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

County Youth Championship sports held at Edgar Street, Hereford. July 28th 1945 - Junior girls 1/4 mile relay race taking place on the site of Edgar Street's football ground.

3.02pm Thursday 12th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Hereford Steeplechases, Racecourse. March 30th 1946. Bookmakers taking bets amongst the crowds of punters at the racecourse.

3.02pm Thursday 12th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Cricketers walking out to bat at the City Sports Club in Hereford. 1947.

3.02pm Thursday 12th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Motorcycle Grass Track Meeting semi-final. Hereford Racecourse (Grandstand Road in the background). 2nd April 1945.

3.02pm Thursday 12th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Herefordshire Amateur Golf Championship, Kington Golf Club 19th May 1946. County champion Mr Evans holding the cup.

3.02pm Thursday 12th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Allensmore Football Club celebrating their successes in the Herefordshire League Knock-Out Cup & the Burghill Cup. 23rd May 1946.

3.02pm Thursday 12th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Junior Boys 1/4 mile relay during the County Youth Championship Sports at Edgar Street, Hereford. July 28th 1945.

3.02pm Thursday 12th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Eign Street in Hereford. 8th May 1945.

12.33pm Thursday 5th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

The Odeon Cinema in High Town, Hereford photographed in 1948.

12.33pm Thursday 5th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Widemarsh Street, Easter 1948.

12.33pm Thursday 5th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Ravenhill's garage in the 1940's.

12.33pm Thursday 5th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Pigs & their driver blocking cars on Edgar Street as they pass by the public baths (later the Nell Gwynne Theatre) & Edgar Street Athletic Ground. 21st April 1945.

12.33pm Thursday 5th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

The City Brewery which was located between Bewell Street & Wall Street in Hereford. The picture was taken on V.E. Holiday in May 1945.

12.33pm Thursday 5th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Edgar Street as it was in the 1940's.

12.33pm Thursday 5th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. A large crowd gathered in High Town, Hereford.

9.58am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. A large crowd gathered in High Town, Hereford.

10.24am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. Soldiers sing during the celebrations in High Town.

9.58am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. R.A.F. & Wrens singing in Widemarsh Street.

9.58am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. Service men & women at a Berrington Street tea party.

9.58am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. Berrington Street tea party.

9.58am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. Widemarsh Street school tea party organisers.

9.58am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. Widemarsh Street school tea party.

10.28am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. Chestnut Drive tea party.

10.24am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. Children talking to soldiers at the Chestnut Drive tea party.

9.58am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. Chestnut Drive tea party.

10.24am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. Tea party at Ross Road, Redhill.

10.24am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. Tea party at Ross Road, Redhill.

9.58am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. Tea party on Church Street, Hereford.

10.24am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. Tea party on Church Street, Hereford.

9.58am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. Tea party on Church Street, Hereford.

10.24am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. Tea party on Church Street, Hereford.

10.24am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. Tea party on Church Street, Hereford.

10.24am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. Party in Portland Street.

9.58am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

V.E. Holiday in Hereford, 8th-9th May 1945. Party in Portland Street.

10.27am Thursday 29th January 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Children's Ball at Hereford Town Hall. January 1st 1945. Ballet dancers posing for a photo.

9.41am Thursday 19th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Children's party at Barronia Metals, Hereford. January 20th 1945. Children watching a conjurer.

9.41am Thursday 19th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Little Dewchurch Gymkhana & Fete. August 11th 1945. The girls three-legged race.

9.41am Thursday 19th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Queue outside the Odeon Theatre for children's matinee film. December 27th 1945.

9.41am Thursday 19th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Children's Week on the Castle Green, Hereford. April 1st 1947. 'Marching of Tin Soldiers' by boys from Whitecross Nursery School.

9.41am Thursday 19th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Swimming gala at Hereford Baths on Edgar Street. November 3rd 1945. Girls jumping in at the start of a race.

9.41am Thursday 19th February 2015

Herefordshire in the 1940s

Swimming gala at Hereford Baths on Edgar Street. November 3rd 1945. Spectators watching the gala.

9.41am Thursday 19th February 2015

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