Reminiscences of Local Broomhall Pubs
In the past, Broomhall was extremely well-served by ale-houses and pubs. Sadly most have now gone.
In these audio clips below, past and present residents recollect the names of some of these ‘disappeared’ pubs, and tell some stories about what used to go on…
Josie Moore’s grandparents were pub pianists, so she knew the names of many of the local drinking establishments.
Malcolm also remembers his father introducing him to the Scarborough Arms on Milton St.
Jillian Creasy talks about how their disappearance reflects the present community.
Mary Roberts talks with local residents Lorraine Martin and Linsey Taylor Auad about a family memory of the Hanover Pub.