October 11, 2019

Lassington Oak

October 11, 2019 in Highnam Heritage News

St. Oswald’s church, Lassington

St. Oswald's church was originally built by Saxons who lived in the settlement in Lassington. Their village was near Atman's Farm on the opposite side of the lane. As well…
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April 24, 2019 in Highnam Heritage News

Mrs. Baldwin’s Memories

I was only six when at Lassington Oak, that was 73 years ago. In those days there were very few houses in Highnam. We lived in a cottage by "The…
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February 28, 2019 in Highnam Heritage News

Highnam wins Bledisloe Cup

John Gough’s stirling efforts earned Highnam the coverted Bledisloe Cup for the best kept large village in Gloucestershire. John was out mowing the lawns and making repairs around the village…
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February 28, 2019 in Highnam Heritage News

The Daffodil Line

Daffodil Sunday thirty years ago meant an expedition on the Gloucester – Ledbury railway, through the woods and valleys of the Ryeland countryside; it was one of those pastoral routes…
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