Clements Hall
Queen Victoria St  with tram

Clements Hall Local History Group

Exploring the Scarcroft, Clementhorpe and South Bank areas of York

Clements Hall Local History Group

Exploring the Scarcroft, Clementhorpe and South Bank areas of York

View navigation

Our Blog

6th January 2019

Bishy Road – 150 years of our local shopping street

We're pleased to announce that the first talk in 2019 will be Susan Major, presenting her local history researches: "Bishy Road – 150 years of our local shopping street". Read more  

22nd December 2018

The Hurd family of Thorpe St, York

We recently received the following account of a local family, with some charming photos of Thorpe St and of Scarcroft School pupils. Read more  

13th December 2018

Welcome to the Bishy Weigh

Welcome to our latest trader in Bishy Road, at no 1, on the corner of Nunnery Lane. Read more  

View all blog posts  
Publications again

Our award-winning WW1 project

We’ve now completed our WW1 project, with a range of activities, publications and videos. Read more  

Clements Hall

Upcoming Events

Find out what events are coming up this year. Read more  

Bishy Road book cover smaller

Bishy Road: a York shopping street in time

Our area has a long history of trading Read more  

Our Blog

6th January 2019

Bishy Road – 150 years of our local shopping street

We're pleased to announce that the first talk in 2019 will be Susan Major, presenting her local history researches: "Bishy Road – 150 years of our local shopping street". Read more  

22nd December 2018

The Hurd family of Thorpe St, York

We recently received the following account of a local family, with some charming photos of Thorpe St and of Scarcroft School pupils. Read more  

13th December 2018

Welcome to the Bishy Weigh

Welcome to our latest trader in Bishy Road, at no 1, on the corner of Nunnery Lane. Read more  

View all blog posts  

Making Ends Meet in Nunnery Lane

York Union Ledgers

Our new research project will investigate poverty in Nunnery Lane in the mid 19th century. View project  

Our Next Event

Jan

18

Bishy Road – 150 years of our local shopping street Read more