King’s Cross Story Palace Station Day

Come along. Share your memories. Be part of the story. The King’s Cross Story Palace team will be in residence at King’s Cross Station concourse on Thursday 26th of April 2018. The project team, along with broadcaster Lucia Scazzocchio, will be on hand from 10.00 to 16.00 to talk to people using the station. Come …

Visiting the London Metropolitan Archives

Having lived only 5 minutes away from the London Metropolitan Archives, I’m sad to say I had never actually visited before our trip last week, where staff and volunteers met and listened to a range of staff at the archive telling us about their work. The building, resources and dedicated team there were a total …

King’s Cross Fair and other stories on Historypin

We’ve been populating our King’s Cross Story Palace Collection on Historypin with some of the stories you’ve shared with us so far. Sioned Churchill remembers King’s Cross County Fair and other festivals in the area during the 1980s and 1990s. Listen to her story below. For more of Sioned’s stories from the King’s Cross area, …

An introduction to the King’s Cross Story Palace Team

Thanks to the Heritage Lottery Fund, we’ve developed a project which aims to enrich the stories of local people, and uncover more untold histories from Somers Town, to Great Ormond Street, to the eponymous railway station that’s faithfully served commuters and locals throughout the years. We will be making connections with groups and individuals, as …