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Life in Sherington

The following information on life in Sherington over the years is taken from the SHS Archives.

Parish Council Parish Council Records 1895 - 1977 from Barry Hollis's book
Playgroup/Pre-school How it started and some archive photos
Rush Work From the Memories of Doris Stephens
Rural Crafts Lace, mat and basket making - Doris Stephens
The Village Yesterday and Today - by Doris Stephens
School Newspaper Written by the pupils in 1957/8
Senior Citizens Group Village Hall Meeting, September 1974, and 1982 Outing
Home Guard Second World War 1939-45
Cricket Team Pre 1914
Football Teams Boys and girls at a Church Fete
Wedding Photos Miriam Pikesley c1916 and Susan Line/Frederick Judge 1908
Millennium Album The Village Album recording village residents in 2000
Traction Engine Traction engines and roadmending teams
Publications SCAN, SHS publications and books about Sherington
Historical Artifacts Bottles, farm implements, lead shot, buttons, etc
Art and Artists Sherington's art was the theme of the SHS Open Day 2006
Parish Magazine The Sherington entry in the February 1912 issue of The Parish Magazine
Morris Men Sherington Morris Men in the 1970's
Fox Hunt Oakley Hounds meet on the Knoll in the 1920's or 1930's
Archive Photos Various photos from the Archives

If you have any information on Village Life that you are prepared to share with the Society and web site visitors, please contact us.

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Latest Revision: 20 January 2010