This questionnaire was created by Halton YMCA Foyer to help them secure money for a heritage room. Unfortunately their bid was unsuccessful on that occasion. One for the Future, maybe??
Has your family lived in Runcorn for generations? Would you like to know about your own family history and the history of the Runcorn canals & docks? Then a possible new project could be just up your street! Please answer a few simple questions below so we can see what you are interested in and how this project could benefit you… Please tick all that apply… Thanks!
Q1. What interests you about the local history of Runcorn?
- Family history
- Local history
- Maritime history
- Military connection through the Runcorn docks
- General interest
Q2. Did your family ever work on the canals or docks in Runcorn?
- Not sure
- Would like to find out!
Q3. Would you be interested in taking part in a project to create a ‘Heritage Room’?
- Would like to know more information
Q4. If so how would you like to become involved?
- Creativity sessions
- Hands on practical activities
- Researching local history/family tree – using the internet, libraries, etc
Do you have any suggestions or comments about a project of this nature that you would like us to include in our project?