This project run by dedicated local volunteers Yolanda Hayes and Pam Wright is focussed on collecting stories of local people’s involvement in both World Wars.
They are unearthing fantastic information about the town and its surroundings in the early 20th century.
Could you help them find out more?
For more information on this project and how you can get involved got to www.whatroystondid.frierley.com
Our collection of WW1 Royston Crow Newspapers (1914-1918) have all been digitised as part of a regional project called Herts At War. For more information on the project and the role Royston played in WW1 go to the Comet Newspaper’s special First World War section: http://www.thecomet.net/news/first-world-war