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Anstey's 2nd Community Sharing Day - Video & Photos

Thank you to everyone who attended our Second Community Sharing Day on April 5th 2017

Century of Stories have made a film to commemorate the wonderful project in our library… 154 more words


James U. Crockett (1915-1979)

Millions of television viewers got acquainted with this 1933 graduate of Haverhill High School when National Public Television picked up the program that started at Boston’s Channel 2, WGBH. 62 more words


Century of Stories Anstey Project continues at Latimer School

The Century of Stories team is now working with one of our village schools …

“Last week we launched a WW1 History project at Anstey Latimer Primary School… 79 more words


Winchester Hidden Railways Walk

Went on a tour of the old DN&SR Chesil railway station (or what remains of it) and tunnel in Winchester to seek out urban farming infrastructure locations. 155 more words

D6 Research

Poetry, performance and place

I wrote this for the Scottish Graduate School of Arts & Humanties’ blog this week about my preoccupations with local history, poetry as a performed thing and … Dundee. 74 more words

EVENT: "Made with the Simplest of Tools--Appalachian Rustic Style"

“Made with the Simplest of Tools: Appalachian Rustic Style”

Speaker: Lynne Poirier Wilson

Date: Wednesday. May 31st

Time: 12:00 to 1:00

Brown Bag Lunch

Pack Memorial Library, Lord Auditorium lower level… 517 more words

Local History

Healey on Tour

As part of the Heritage and Culture Healey on Tour archives exhibition, a very successful talk was hosted at Kenilworth Library (29/04/17).

The 36 attendees, many of whom were previous Healey employees, were treated to an extremely interesting presentation covering the collection which Warwickshire County Record Office with the help of funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund and other generous donations has purchased and is now cataloguing and restoring. 81 more words

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