My grandparents used to live near the zoo and my grandmother, apparently, used to regularly find zoo animals in her garden and was, therefore, in regular contact with the zoo! S
I was at school at High Walls, Christleton in the war and my best afternoons after school were spent at Chester zoo. My mother used to ride her bicycle with the dog in the front
I remember my mother recalling how difficult it was for the Mottereshead family to obtain sufficient food for the animals during the war. She said that they would collect food t
I remember my rides on the Elephant which used to start outside the house or Restaurant as it was then. Children sat on either side of the elephant and it was always the highlig
My father worked as a contractor at the zoo. He had a small wagon that is on the TV programme Heartbeat, a small Bedford carting ashes from the BICC works in Helsby to make the r
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