Category: History of the church

Jubilee Pamphlet – 1943

JUBILEE’ CELEBRATIONS THE STORY OF THE HATFIELD ROAD METHODIST CHURCH 1893 – 1943 Dear Friend, A word of apology is needed that a stranger within your gates should attempt to tell you something you...

Promotion Gifts in the 1950’s

A member has kindly provided their “promotion” books to show their progress through the Sunday School at Hatfield Road. From Story books > Sunday School hymn book > Bible > Methodist Hymn Book. We...

Old Church photographs (Ida Hulks)

One of our members recently acquired a few photographs and pieces of paper ephemera, relating to the church, from ebay. They belonged to Ida Hulks who may have been a member of the Church...

James Blackburn

James is just one of the names on the Boundary Road war memorial. I was initially unable to easily discover much about him. However, a survey of the war memorials, in St Albans, was...

Large Hall Refurbishment – 2018

Large Hall Refurbishment – 2018

In the summer of 2018 the Large Hall was refurbished including the replacement of the original floor. Here is the photographic archive of the process.