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29th January 2019

A 16-year-old Ladywood girl, Miss Gladys Morgan, 180 Icknield Street, Birmingham, has won the Birmingham pin-up girl competition organised by F. J. B. Theatres at the Aston Hippodrome.


She is training to be a dancer and will compete with winners from other cities for the title of Miss England.


Fair haired and blue-eyed, she hopes to go on the stage one day.


Evening Despatch, Saturday, 19th August 1944



29th November 2013

The Volcano Snack Bar, 1963

Icknield Street, 1968


2nd May 2012

Rees and Felix, Icknield Street


186 Icknield Street, 1967



Icknield Street School, 1972



This photo of Icknield Street shows 203, 204,& behind the lorry 205 and 206 Icknield Street.  

These shops were opposite the Mint. Mrs K. Keogh at 203 was a confectioner; Edna Groves, draper was at 204 and 205-206 Thomas Buffery, furniture dealer.


Outing from the Warstone Inn

The Gate Public House

Stoddard's in Icknield Street