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Beacon Hotel, Sedgley

Even though I grew up not far from Sedgley and I’ve supped many a pint of Sarah Hughes, I’ve never actually been to the Beacon Hotel. 134 more words

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Walter John Alan Creswell

The son of Walter Garrison and Alice Maude Creswell, Walter was born in Sedgley, Dudley, in 1897. By 1911, the three of them were living at 215 Parkfield Road, Wolverhampton, along with Alice’s sister, Ellen Bagnall. 95 more words

Men Who Served

Sidney Robert Mason

Sidney was born in Sedgley in 1892 (his birth registration has him as “Robert Sidney”). By 1911, he was living with his widowed mother Eva Elizabeth and sister Selina at 67 Wesley Street, Bilston. 95 more words

Men Who Served

George Thomas Woods/Wood/Whoods

George was born in Coseley in 1888, the son of George and Fanny Wood. In 1891, they were living at 5 Webb Street, Sedgley, together with George’s siblings Mary A., Margaret J., William, Alice, Sarah J. 77 more words

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Cinderella – Dormiston Mill Theatre – 20 January 2017

The pantomime is a great tradition and I’m always looking for companies I’ve not seen before. Therefore, when the two factors combine, I end up in places like the… 364 more words

Antony N Britt

Sir Alfred Edward Hickman

Sir Alfred was born in Wolverhampton on 8 May 1885, the son of Alfred William and Mary Hickman and grandson of Sir Alfred Hickman. In 1891, they were living at The Hollies, Upper Penn, together with Alfred’s siblings Phillis L., Evelyn I. 123 more words

Men Who Served

When the pieces don't fit


Tracing family history is sometimes like completing a jigsaw puzzle without the box. To make things more difficult one sometimes encounters the equivalent of a patch of sky where there should be part of a bowling green or a circle of standing stones resting on a cloud. 637 more words

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