A Heritage Lottery funded project exploring the rich architectural and social history of one of Wakefield’s most significant streets. Commissioned by Wakefield Council, One to One Development Trust are the media delivery partner, filming has included working with other partners on the project including Wakefield Historical Society, Wakefield Civic Society and Faceless Arts.

The final film was launched on March 10th 2018. In addition there are short films / extracts from the project which form part of the film collection.

Wood Street

The main film

Eagle Press Appreciation Society

Founder Sharon Sheppard shares her memories 

Brian Holding

Researches photographers in Wood St 

David Scriven

Explores the shops in Wood St through Directories and mapss

John William Gravett

Shares his personal collection of bills and letters from Wood St

John Whitaker and Paul Brough

Explore artifacts from the Police Station in Wood St and Paul's personal collection

Margaret Morgan

Remembers Harvey's dress shop on Wood St

John Whitaker and Ken Rowley

Elections in Wakefield and a very important artifact 

Wakefield One - Cabinets

Silk Painting Faceless Arts

Participants sharing memories of Wood St