John Allum - a Yattendon bellringer who didn’t return from the war When I moved to Frilsham and started regularly ringing the church bells in Yattendon, I noticed the name of John Allum on the plaque in the church commemorating those who died in the ‘Great War’ of 1914-18. John was my great uncle, born…Read more
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100th Anniversary of ending of WW1 I have been allocated a place on the civilian march past of the Cenotaph in Whitehall on 11/11/18. I will be doing this in honour and remembrance of the men of Frilsham who did not return from the Great War, and of those who did. If anyone from the…Read more
Support Ride and Stride 8th September Ride and Stride is an initiative to help save our church heritage. People can cycle, ride or walk between different churches, gaining sponsorship of which half goes to support rare and unusual churches, chapels and meeting houses and half goes to local churches. On Saturday 8th September: Susan Dwyer…Read more
National Rural Crime Survey 2018 Here are the key findings of the survey and the recommendations made by the Rural Crime Network. Further information about the survey, the Rural Crime Network and the full report can be found here. Key Findings The perception of policing in rural communities is poor, and much worse than…Read more
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