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Remembering Mum

To mark the first anniversary of my mother’s passing on 22 February 2013, today I am sharing the tribute I read out at her funeral service. Family was very important to Mum, she lived for her husband, her sons, her … Continue reading

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Lunacy and an Atcherley, Part 1

Baptised on 9 February 1838 at the parish church of High Ercall, John Atcherley was the eldest of nine children born to Robert and Elizabeth. Under normal circumstances John would have been destined to take over the running of the … Continue reading

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