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BERSHAM HALL – A HISTORY

The earliest evidence of there being a building of any note at this location, comes by way of the date 1584, which was carved into…

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SONS OF THE CYMRY

Ye sons of the heroes, whose bravery tamed, The proud-soaring eagles of  Rome; Ye sons of the patriots, whose ready swords shamed, The Saeson that…

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PENHILL HOUSE (The Rise)

It always saddens me when iconic buildings with historical significance are destroyed. That sadness is compounded, however, when said buildings also have a personal connection…

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WHERE’S TOMMY?

I would hazard a guess, that there are a lot of people out there, who, will not have heard about a court case which, is…

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IN MEMORIUM

Fifty-Two years ago today, at 9:30 in the morning, a colliery waste tip slid down a mountainside and slammed into the very heart of the…

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RESIDENT EVIL

In what now appears to be a clarification of my previous post, TOP BOYS, news has emerged of something, that although may be common knowledge…

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A RESTORATION

Among the research for a history book I am currently writing, I happened upon an online news article from November 2011,  which outlined a campaign…

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BRANCHING OUT

Going on the emails and the messages I have been receiving over the last few days, it appears that there is some concern that this…

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LOOKING TO HISTORY

Something that has been pointed out to me in regard to this website, a number of times is ‘why does the Outlaw publish so many…

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THE TRUTH WILL OUT

Today’s publication of an amended version of the Macur Report, which investigated the deeply flawed Waterhouse inquiry into Child Abuse in North Wales Children Homes, and…

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