Lest we forgetThe life stories of the men on the war memorial plaque were first published on our “Barrow Hill and Hollingwood” information site in 2014  click here

We are currently updating these biographies and adding them to this website here.

The WW1 Memorial Trail is now complete and the memorial plaques on those surviving houses where WW1 casualties once lived have been fitted.  Click here for details

Off to war

“Off to War” is the story of those young, local lads who lied about their age to join up and fight in WW1. It has recently been dramatized by playwright Kevin Fegan as part of the Roundhouse community play project. Read it here




We also have a Facebook page to remember the fallen of Barrow Hill (and Hollingwood)  click here