Monthly Archives: July 2016

VW Car Show


Dub Oddysey Attention petrol heads and car enthusiasts. Make a note to attend one of the North of England’s largest open air car shows on Saturday 30th or Sunday 31st July at Rackford Meadows. The show is in its 14th … Continue reading

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Prof.Mark White at Anston Parish Hall


Professor Mark White from Durham University-who is leading the team of archaeologists in Anston Stones-gave a presentation in the parish hall this evening. It was attended by approximately 100 local residents and a short introductory speech was given by Cllr.Drew … Continue reading

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Archaeological dig in Anston Stones


          Professor Mark White from Durham University is leading a team in a fresh dig in Anston Stones. Anston Gorge is designated a SSSI and with good cause.It is one of the finest examples of the … Continue reading

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First World War. 1914-1918


Some of the important Battles of the First World War. Artois-Loos. September 1915 Verdun. February-December 1916 Jutland. May 1916 Somme. July-September 1916. If any member of your family fought in WW1 and you have any information you’d be willing to … Continue reading

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