House with a whole lot of history

THIS week for Looking Back, we’re looking at the history of one of Charmouth’s most ancient houses.

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Pupils became teachers of this grammar school

HERE’S some memories from Weymouth Grammar School.

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Deciphering the most ancient of legal cases

HERE’S a challenge for the team at Dorset Archives at the Dorset History Centre in Dorchester.

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When Woolies was the highlight of a Weymouth shopping trip

LET’S head down town centre memory lane once again.

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Town that brewed UK’s strongest beer

TOMORROW is a very special day for a Dorchester area that has rapidly become part of the fabric of the county town.

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Blessing the waters in the 1970s

THIS image shows the choirs and clergy of Holy Trinity and Hope United Reform Church taking part in the Rogationtide service of the Blessing of the Waters at Weymouth Harbour in May 1972.

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Remembering when ladybirds attacked

LAST week we turned our attention to the summer of 1976, which set a record as our longest recorded spell of hot weather.

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Thin Lizzy, Free and Procol Harum among resort’s visitors

YOU’VE been keeping your memories coming of Weymouth’s Gaumont Cinema and famous bands in Weymouth and it’s been great to read them.

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When a World Cup-winning hero laced up his boots to play for Weymouth

WHAT a great response to our piece last week on sporting hero Bobby Moore visiting Dorchester in 1980.

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When it was so hot people were attacked by ladybirds

IT took us all by surprise.

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