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January 22, 1915

The publication of a roll call of 282 men from Ashbourne who were serving their country last week prompted a swift response from the newspaper’s correspondents in the villages. 1,100 more words

January 15, 1915

Although the majority of Ashbourne men who were serving ‘with the colours’ were doing so in northern Europe some were doing their duty in more exotic climes. 807 more words

Home Guard in 1941

In World War II our local Home Guard were able to make use of the Old House as their HQ, We have a number of photos, all carrying the Burgess Brothers, photographer mark, which show members of the Home Guard outside the Old House. 132 more words


A Norfolk War Walk

On a hot day in September we walked from Weybourne Hope on a ramble towards Sheringham. Very clear views across a deep blue sea. The cliffs here are eroding swiftly sending sandstone down on to the gravelly beaches. 367 more words