Posts By: Sandy Norman

Walking to Park Street via Sopwell – Denis Mardel

Denis lives in Abbots Avenue West. He describes what the area looked like years ago before the shops were built.  He also describes visiting his married sister in Park Street c.1936 and the route he took to get there from… More about ‘Walking to Park Street via Sopwell – Denis Mardel’»

The Railway Tavern – a forgotten Sopwell Pub

The following item has been written by Jonathan Mein, a member of the St Albans and Hertfordshire Architectural and Archaeological Society (SAHAAS) and an authority on St Albans pubs. In a city where many of the remaining pubs have histories… More about ‘The Railway Tavern – a forgotten Sopwell Pub’»