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Fairground at Burton-on-Trent, 1960.

Night photos of the fairground at Burton-on-Trent, 1960. By Arthur Jones.

Reproduced with permission of the University of Sheffield.

Black And White

The Alphabet Gift Shop

The amount of times I’ve driven past the Alphabet Gift Shop and thought I need to go here and haven’t is uncountable. Yesterday I met with two friends for breakfast at the Lowercase Cafe (inside the Alphabet Gift Shop) and I was amazed as soon as I walked in. 339 more words


Burton Beauty Therapist Appears at Screamfest 2017

By day Leanne Jones, beauty therapist at Skye Blue Beauty in Burton likes to pamper people and make them feel relaxed. By night she loves to make them scream with fear as she performs her character role at the annual Halloween Screamfest at the National Forest Adventure Farm in Tatenhill, near Burton on Trent. 81 more words


Mini Series Vitamin A Myths #1

Vitamin A thins the skin

Studies show that vitamin A compacts the stratum corneum and thickens the epidermis, which runs completely contrary to the idea that it has a thinning effect. 77 more words


Steam-truck, possibly 1890s.

Steam-truck, possibly 1890s or early 1900s. In this case, seen in the High St., Burton-on-Trent. But probably once a relatively common sight across Staffordshire and the Peak.


A view across the Trent at Burton.

A good wide view across the Trent at Burton-on-Trent. 1911, though the picture is probably earlier.