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Last month David Cummings celebrated the 60th Anniversary of the opening of Christleton High School with the first part of a detailed illustrated article describing education in the village of Christleton over the years. The second and final part appears this month and is now online
This year brings the 60th Anniversary of the opening of Christleton High School. An event which David Cummings marks with a series concerning the history of education in the village of Christleton. The first part of this interesting insight starts in the August edition of The History File. Read it, learn it, as there may be questions later.
David Cummings and his wife Beryl have made a visit to what I consider to be a relatively undiscovered and magical area of the British Isles - The Northumbrian Coast. A place with wonderful castles, fishing villages, amazing scenery, vast beaches, sea birds, a young heroin and an early saint. Their visit to the Farne Islands is recorded in the August edition of Wildlife Watch. Read and enjoy.
There is just so much to see when you visit the one day Nantwich Show which was held on Wednesday 25th July this year. After admiring the the prize cattle, sheep, poultry and horses you might arrive at the Horticulture and Crafts Tents. Two residents of Christleton, Edward Elliott and Janet Brown will have been there before you as you will soon discover.