October 11, 2008 at 4:00 am (History, Location)
Tags: Dorset, Shapwick
Did you know that the picturesque village of Shapwick, Dorset, England, near Badbury Rings has a dark secret? Make yourself comfy for the strange and slightly silly tale of the Shapwick Monster.
Read the full story by Patrick Gough in the Daily Echo
August 25, 2008 at 4:00 am (Biography, History)
Tags: Bennett, Dorset, Olympics, Shapwick
In 1900 a 29-year-old train driver from Shapwick, Dorset, England made history by becoming Britain’s first Olympic athletics champion yet, more than a century later, his name is all but forgotten. Brian Faulkner celebrates the achievements of Charles Bennett.
Read the full story in the Dorset Life Magazine