The Friends were established in 2005, as a charitable association whose purpose is to
support and assist the Priaulx Library and its work.

To receive the newsletter, together with news about upcoming talks and lectures, become a Friend of Priaulx Library. (click for membership form).

New format. The FoPL have recently started a YouTube channel where all the fade in/out videos will eventually be saved to. The videos on this website and on our Facebook page will still be there but as a link. This has been done because YouTue is designed for videos and it is easier to upload to, easier to search for and will allow for a library of videos.

Vale Avenue; 1953 into modern times

A vastly different scene to nowadays. Adventure Cycles building is, I think, a newish addition built in front of the original building. The car parked on the pavement is, apart from the model, nothing unusual. Cross and Co. is now Creasey’s and the road layout is markedly different – but it is still The Bridge, eh!

Click on the link to open the video. https://youtu.be/NbdYoj_ss6g

Click on this link to open in a separate window: https://youtu.be/NbdYoj_ss6g

Please contact info@friends.org.gg for further information

The Priaulx Library website is full of fascinating information about the contents of the building and the services its staff provides.  Well worth a visit and you can do it online too.  Just click on the following link and get transported to a world of old photographs, newspapers and amazing books.




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