The team at City Archives have dug out some of the most curious queries we’ve received in the past 60 years. Was one of them you?
- Someone asked if permission was necessary to stage a marathon hand shaking contest? (Obviously pre-COVID times)
- A boy from Japan had heard we had beautiful butterflies in New Zealand and asked if he could be sent one in exchange for a Japanese doll. We did indeed send the butterfly and received a doll in return!
- “Can you arrange for someone to meet my wife from a plane?”