Rail additionsRead Now
Added some 2009 railway replacement photos I came across when looking for something else.
Mike Brown RBSARead Now
W. Mike Brown RBSA died today. He painted the mural in the Village hall showing life and the buildings when the hall was newly built. He lived in the village for many years from the 1970's until returned to Shropshire in 2003. Well known for his watercolours and oil painting latterly he developed his cubist style painting developed from this mural.
Footbridge replacedRead Now
Our new footbridge was craned in overnight of 20/21st March and the stairways and railings added to complete the bridge structure on 22nd March 2021.
Footbridge AdditionsRead Now
Updates on the footbridge replacement added along with other information about the other rail bridges in the village
School photographsRead Now
Added a new class photo of class of 1956
Added information about the derailment which stopped all trains for five days.
Phone boxesRead Now
With the completion of the refurbished Reddings Lane box as a defibrillator point some photos have been added to remind you of their before and after appearance.
Railway additionsRead Now
Photos and details added to the 1839 viaduct after a walk to visit it.
WW1 linksRead Now
Nuneaton and North Warwickshire family history website has picked up the information about Frank Grove and has asked to use it.
Link here to see their site.
Update additionsRead Now
Added a school photograph from 1964 and some names.
Added two WW1 soldiers and some grave pictures.
See what is new and whats been added. If you have any comments or material you think might be interesting to include please contact us.