A huge thank you to all our partner schools for producing such wonderful “Great Blackberry Pick” displays for Local History Day 2015 at Droitwich Library last Saturday! We also had home-made blackberry jams made by Ombersley and Tibberton First Schools and jam jar labels by Hindlip and Tibberton First Schools, all judged by three of … More Local History Day 2015 @ Droitwich Library
This Saturday, 24th October, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., is Local History Day at Droitwich Library with an exciting WWI Home Front display of photographs, documents and artefacts to see, and an opportunity to discover more about local casualties of WWI with the help of Sandra Taylor and the excellent “Remember the Fallen” website. There will also … More Christmas Boxes at Droitwich Library’s Local History Day!
Discover the fascinating story of the “dazzle” ships at Droitwich Library this Saturday, 10th October from 11 a.m., how these amazing patterns helped ships bringing much-needed supplies to Britain avoid being sunk by German U-boats and see the recreated designs 100 years on. Create and make your “dazzle” ship designs in both 2D and 3D … More Dazzle Ships at Droitwich Library
Saturday, 3rd October saw Droitwich and Pershore Libraries join forces to promote their respective WWI Home Front Projects, “The Great Blackberry Pick” and “WWI in the Vale”. Whilst “The Great Blackberry Pick” Project is looking at the role of children in Worcestershire during WWI in and around Droitwich, “WWI in the Vale” is investigating the … More Droitwich and Pershore Libraries join forces
A new and fascinating WWI display is now on show at Droitwich Library. As well as information, photographs and upcoming events relating to our ongoing “Great Blackberry Pick” Project, there are also four banners on loan from the University of Worcester covering the many different activities and roles that children in Worcestershire were involved in … More Fascinating “Children in WWI in Worcestershire” Display at Droitwich Library