Saffron Lane

An aerial view of the Saffron Lane estate being built, 1927

An aerial view of the Saffron Lane estate being built, 1927 - 'Tick-Tock Park' is in the bottom right

What's this section about?

This part of the website tells the story of the Saffron Lane area through images and text which have been discovered and chosen by some of the young people who live there.

A mix of historical archive images and current photographs taken by the young people themselves accompany interesting facts about Saffron Lane. These facts give insight into the way people have lived in the area over the last 90 years, charting the changing look of the estate as well as what’s stayed the same.

Pages

The Park Estate

Local Services

School

War Years

Then and Now

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Click on a link above or in the menu on the left to access each page.