Bread in Common

Stoke-on-Trent's real bread bakery

Silverdale

Interview with: Reginald Durbert

Chris Twigg

Date: 15/04/14

Location: Silverdale

Interviewer: Steve Cooling

Permission given to use interview for website, exhibition and Staffordshire archive: YES

Question asked “What do you remember about bread or bread baking”.

I remember Woodvine Bakery in Vale Street, Silverdale.  Seventy year ago, I was about eight or nine.  The bread nice and fresh, better than the stuff you get in the supermarket.  You could only afford to have homemade jam on it.

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