Five From Brighouse : 3. A Time Of Ajax And Omo

Brighouse Market 1966 (Alan Burnett) We are still in Brighouse, still in the old open air market. We are still in the time of Ajax and Omo; we are still in the land of plastic rain hats and eggs piled high on trays. It is raining, which is surprising, because it never rained when I … Continue reading Five From Brighouse : 3. A Time Of Ajax And Omo

A Halifax Melodrama

North Bridge, Halifax (1905) This old postcard features a view of North Bridge, Halifax which must have been taken in the first decade of the twentieth century. The building on the left of the photograph is still there but the one on the right, the old Grand Theatre, is long gone. The theatre was built … Continue reading A Halifax Melodrama