Chapeltown correction

I saw the two pages about Chapeltown in The Star, and I feel that I must correct you about something. The new 'Thorncliffe' Leisure Centre is at High Green and not at Chapeltown. It is built on the Thorncliffe sports field.

Tuesday, 22nd November 2016, 06:04 am
Updated Tuesday, 22nd November 2016, 10:21 am

You forgot to mention the Izal toilet roll factory, which used to be on Station Road too. I worked there for 10 years until I left to have my son – he’s now 47 years old. It was a good place to work and had mostly women working there. It belonged to Newton Chambers. Parramore’s steel firm was also at Chapeltown, up the top of Smith Street.

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