February 22, 2015

On this day 100 years ago - 21st February 1915

 

100 years ago today, Lieutenant Rowland James Auriol Beech was Killed In Action. He was the eldest son of Colonel Rowland John Beech and Adelaide Frederica Beech of Brandon Hall. He served with the 16th (Queen's) Lancers,...

February 19, 2015

The history group are currently working on a number of projects.  Most recently, we have been interviewing some local residents and ex-residents, who remember life in the villages in the 1930’s-50’s.  We hope to put all this information together to gain a view of villa...

October 30, 2014

On this day 100 years ago - 30th October 1914


Lance Sergeant Alfred Henry Clarke, born in Wolston in 1883, the son of John and Elizabeth Clarke of Brook Street, was killed in action at Ypres. He had a wife, Florence Mabel Elizabeth Barker, who he married in 1909. They...

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