Profile: John Anson

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Regional Features Editor Lancashire

Regional features editor for Newsquest (North West) covering arts, entertainment, nostalgia and general features for a variety of daily and weekly titles

Latest articles from John Anson

Shalamar
The Dolphin Hotel, Blackburn 1968 complete with additional sign
Dobson Bridge in Queen's Park, Bolton in the 1950s
Be more understanding urges our correspondent
Ashburner Street Market, Bolton, 1960s
Whitefield Viaduct, Nelson, 1965
Doctor checking the blood pressure of a patient.
HARD GRAFT: Derek Bulloch (left) and Bill Dootson  removing hides from the hair-loosening lime pits at Rose Hill Tannery of William Walker & Sons, March, 1977, and (right) Walkers Tannery lasses Barbara Haslam and Sylvia Mooney on a  girls’
Ideal home, 1970
Oaks Hall, Bradshaw, 1950s