Want to get involved?


Would you like to join the team at St Helens Through The Lens? Want to work with old images and help us to make them accessible to a wide audience?

We are looking for enthusiastic and interested individuals to get involved with the project and assist in:

  • Listing and cataloguing the collection
  • Researching individuals, places and events depicted in the images
  • Communicating the collection to the wider community through blog posts etc
  • Assisting with outreach workshops and events
  • Carrying out preservation tasks on the glass plate negatives

Improve your abilities, learn new skills, meet new people and assist in preserving this important collection for the future.

To read the volunteer role description please click here.

Want to get involved? Please complete an Expression of Interest Form then send it to the Library Volunteer Coordinator.

For more general information on volunteering for St Helens libraries please click here.


A selection of images from the George Street Photography Collection

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