Monthly Archives: November 2012

Joseph Henry 1845 – 1923 .Uncrowned ‘King of Holbeck’

On the 8th November 2012 my wife and I escorted a relative of the Joseph Henry around Holbeck Cemetery and showed her the family graves and also the house where the  Henry family had lived. Joseph Henry was born in Leeds … Continue reading

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‘Focus on Holbeck’ goes Kindle

It has been a very exciting week here at FOHC as the international publisher Amazon  has asked if they can  publish Eve Tidswell’s book ‘Focus on Holbeck in 1881’ in Kindle format The original book was written in 2005 with a foreword … Continue reading

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Help Holbeck Cemetery Plant their 105 Jubilee trees

Do you want to be part of Holbeck’s history? Do you want  to help make Holbeck Cemetery a more beautiful place for future generations in Beeston & Holbeck? If your answer is ‘yes’ to either of these questions then come and join … Continue reading

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