Tag Archive: Memories

Oct 02

Schools and School days

The first topic of Whitchurch Memories is Schools and School days and is not only about attending School in Whitchurch but also taking children to school.   Below is a link to the form Schools and School Days Form

Oct 02

What is Whitchurch Memories?

At the speaker meeting on the 10th September 2015 WHAG committee members introduced a new local history project: ‘Whitchurch Memories’. This is being run jointly by WHAG and the Whitchurch Heritage Centre; it will form part of Oral History (a national, long term, project). Many members and friends of WHAG have grown up in the Whitchurch …

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Aug 25

Sally Farr of Newtown

Sally Farr was a toffee maker of renown, my mother and father-in-law were amongst the many people who remember her wonderful sweets, toffee apples, cinder toffee, treacle toffee, sticky toffee, walnut toffee, sultana chew, cob nut crunch (that was a favourite of my father-in-law) just to mention some of her sweets which were made in …

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