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100th Birthday Celebration
On Saturday 13th January, together with my Consort Rachel, I had the pleasure of meeting Mr Thurlow of Barkisland who was celebrating his 100th birthday! Mr Thurlow was an avid golfer until his late 80's and this certainly helped him to stay young at heart!
1918 First World War Centenary Commemoration
The Parish Council is producing a commemoration booklet and would like to include local people and their stories in a special souvenir for local residents. WE NEED YOU to share your family stories and history about the First World War. We want [...]