March Meet – War Memorials

The notes and photos from March 16th Meet on War Memorials and Welford Road Cemetery is now ready for you read :-)  Just click here

Please send me any photos of the day itself or of your local War Memorial.    I have attached a war memorial survey sheet for you to have a go at recording the important information about these sites.

This animated history of the English language is wonderful

Ever wondered about the history of the English Language? Watch this 10 minite animated video for a short introduction follow this link http://io9.com/this-animated-history-of-the-english-language-is-wonder-1464423756

Did you know that Breedon-on-the-Hill is made up from the Celtic word for hill “bre” and the Anglo-Saxon word for “don”? This translates to Hill Hill on the Hill.

What other examples can you find? Clicl here for the English Place Name website.