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The Romans at Ribchester

Last November we had the opportunity to gatecrash a fascinating talk by the Archaeology Department of the University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN) on their ongoing summer excavations at Ribchester. 335 more words


Roman River Ribble Board Game

We’ve been working with Mirador to create board game centred on the history of Ribchester and the River Ribble during the Roman occupation, which was factual, educational and fun. 144 more words

Ribchester, Lancashire Family History Guide

Ribchester is an Ancient Parish in the county of Lancashire.

Other places in the parish include: Hothersall, Alston, Hatherall, Dutton, and Dilworth.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1598… 458 more words

Potters Barn: The cutest coffee shop you just HAVE to visit!

I had a day out planned with my Dad and Jessie today at Mrs Dowson’s Farm Park… however we quickly had to make different plans when we arrived and realised that it’s only open during school holidays and at weekends! 886 more words

Dog Friendly

A couple of months in the ups and downs

An old English folk song inspired the title. And to cheer you into this largely pictorial post here it is, sung by Steeleye Span.

Those ups and downs are NOT the kind I’m referring to – I’ve never asked a young man to tie my garter and gone off with him to be naughty in an apple orchard. 1,567 more words

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