Heritage Schools in Halesowen
Lutley Primary pupils exhibited a set of sketches of local buildings. Pupils from St Margaret's at Hasbury Church of England Primary focused on the history of nail making and button manufacturing in the town. They were supported by Mr Grove, who used to run the Grove Button factory in Halesowen.
Hurst Green Primary School completed a whole school heritage study. Their work included an architectural tour of Hurst Green, a study of changing land use, a 'Through the Keyhole' study of the families of Long Lane, regeneration plans for Shell Corner. Year six pupils worked in partnership with Leasowes High School to produce poppies to commemorate First World War soldiers buried in Blackheath and Quinton.