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 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 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 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
During the war years my father worked for Sewards Central Heating in Chester and I can remember him telling us as children how his company kept the heating on during hard times s
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