FOR many years, adults with learning disabilities were frequently uprooted from their families and sent to large hospitals which could be many miles from home.
ON DECEMBER 30 in Looking Back we featured a woman’s bid to track down a classic car.
from Dorset Echo | Looking Back http://ift.tt/14UQCEr
New Years past: when revellers were treated for hypothermia and we looked forward to ‘the year of promise’
THE new year is a time when we can look forward and make plans for the year ahead.
from Bournemouth Echo | Echoes http://www.bournemouthecho.co.uk/news/features/snapshotsofthepast/11695157.New_Years_past__when_revellers_were_treated_for_hypothermia_and_we_looked_forward_to____the_year_of_promise___/?ref=rss
HERE’S something of interest for classic car buffs.
from Dorset Echo | Looking Back http://www.dorsetecho.co.uk/news/features/lookingback/11693908.Searching_for_a_star_car/?ref=rss
THANKS to Eileen Wren of Chickerell for sharing this story of her well researched family tree.
from Dorset Echo | Looking Back http://www.dorsetecho.co.uk/news/features/lookingback/11693892.Digging_into_family_s_fortunes_at_war/?ref=rss
December 29, 2014 at 5:41 pm (Genealogy)
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog.
Here’s an excerpt:
The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 15,000 times in 2014. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 6 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.