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Two Bideford Soldiers from World War 1

( Photo is of William Lewis May) Recently at our local history society meeting, here in Netley Abbey, Hampshire, we had a talk about the First World War (WW1).¬† Afterwards my wife Betty spoke to the lecturer about a distant … Continue reading

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Two Free Services – The Library and the Burton Art Gallery

The public library has been with us for over a hundred years. Although¬† as a librarian I’m biased, I still believe that it offers something very rare these days –¬† not just books,free to all, but also companionship, community links … Continue reading

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