Fascinating Facts

FASCINATING FACTS ABOUT NEW BRIGHTON AND THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE LIVED HERE.

We recently received the following Fascinating Fact for display at the Heritage Centre

GEOFFREY WALL

1897 – 1917

BRITISH AIRMAN POET

Arthur Geoffrey Nelson Wall was born in Liscard on the Wirral Peninsula on 3rd March 1897. His father was Arthur E. Wall and his mother Mary from Bromley, Kent. They moved to the Wirral as Arthur Wall was appointed Manager of the Australasian Branch of the London and Lancashire Fire Insurance Company, which had offices in Liverpool. The family lived in Denton Drive and Geoffrey was educated at Seabank Road High school with Mr Wrigley.

You can find out more about Geoffrey Wall at the New Brighton Heritage and Information Centre at St James Church, New Brighton.

Do you have any Fascinating Facts which we could add to our collection?

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