Tag Archives: We will not forget.

Couldn’t care less parish councillors.


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

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Barron airbrushes Corbyn


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

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Armed forces National Insurance contributions


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

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January 1917 and January 1945


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

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Why We Should Remember The Fallen


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

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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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