I've been watching the Our Zoo series with great interest - having been a visitor to the zoosince I was a small child in the early 50's - the polar bears were my favourites then!
my earliest memory of many visits to the zoo with my family was the long bus ride to get there - no car then and very exciting, all the way from stockton heath! then the elephant
It seemed like we were going to darkest Africa the time it took to get there. I seem to remember the Elephants and penguins most and the cafe we all sat to eat chips pea's and eg
During mine and my twin sisters childhood the highlight of our School Holidays was going to stay with "Our Auntie Winnie" in Hoole (she always spoil us)!
Her husband "Bill Wade"
I remember working at the cafe during the school holidays. We worked FTP. 10.00am till "dusk" and Mr Mottershead determined when that was!!
Very happy memories of my time there
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