Tag Archives: We will not forget.
One hundred years ago, between July and November 1917, the fields of Flanders witnessed one of the bloodiest episodes of the First World War. What took place was officially known as the Third Battle of Ypres, but history recalls the horror … Continue reading
Another black mark against the majority of APC councillors. Wednesday’s Finance and Charity meeting (27th September) had to be cancelled because not enough councillors could be bothered to get of their bums and turn up. Councillor’s Tawn,Thornton,Manship and John Ireland … Continue reading
How strange; Sir Kev’s election leaflet makes no mention of Jeremy Corbyn at all. There is plenty of what you would expect from the sitting Labour MP-Tories and Tory plans are bad but I’m good. Sir Kev is one of … Continue reading
This affects Service Personnel and Civil Servants. Please read it as it might affect you or a member of your family. If you’re not sure what I’m talking about, here’s the deal . xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx The original article was forwarded to … Continue reading
British attacks on the Somme front were stopped during inclement weather. Early January 1917, military operations by both sides were mostly restricted to surviving the rain, snow, fog, mud fields, waterlogged trenches and shell-holes. As preparations for the offensive at … Continue reading
The Battle of the Somme was one of the defining events of the First World War, resulting in over one million casualties. 2016 marks the centenary of the battle. The Battle of the Somme began on 1 July 1916. It … Continue reading