Streets and their Stories

Adding the colour of memories to the black and white photographs

About

About

Streets and their Stories is a local history project led by Lincs Inspire Libraries, Arts Development and North East Lincolnshire Archives.

The project calls on local people to share their memories of the area, bring along their photographs and learn more about North East Lincolnshire’s past.

Local people have the opportunity to browse a whole range of local history materials including maps, photographs and documents. 

Project Media

Project Media

Browse resources and listen to some of the shared memories from the reminiscence roadshows that have been recorded for posterity.

Audio Recordings

Written Recordings

Photo Gallery

Upcoming Events

    Looking Back

    Looking Back

    To date, a number of reminiscence roadshows and exhibitions using photographs from the Local History collection at Grimsby Library and North East Lincolnshire Archives have taken place, including:

    Funding

    Funding

    Streets and their Stories has been made possible thanks to a grant of just under £40,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

    Get Involved

    Get Involved

    Browse upcoming events below. If you would like to find out more about Streets and their Stories, have a story to tell, or would like to volunteer to help with the project email Derek.O'Connell@lincsinspire.com or call (01472) 323628