October 30, 2017

Albany Primary School’s Military Hospital

Each year, as part of the Made in Roath festival, Albany Primary School’s Year 6 pupils learn about their school’s history as a military hospital. When the First World War broke out in 1914 the school was temporarily converted into a hospital for wounded soldiers and was used for this purpose throughout the war. The pupils spend the first part …

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October 19, 2015

Albany Primary’s World War 1 Exhibition

During the 1st World War, Albany Primary School was used as a military hospital. Following a similar project last year, the year six pupils at the school created an exhibition for Made in Roath to share the school’s history with the local community. I was lucky enough to have a preview of the exhibition last week and it was fascinating to find …

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