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We are related to Dr. Barnardo

Summer 2010Dr. Barnardo I Was a Barnardo Child Barnardo children We are related to Dr. Barnardo She was a pioneer in the open air treatment of tuberculosis Answers and Questions With a Little Help from My Friends Blacksmiths The Whiteinch Murder When I started...

Wealthy Hat Manufacturer

May 2009The Old Lady of Threadneedle Street Servant of this house A Tale of Ambition and Bankruptcy A Tale of Forgery and Embezzlement The Misfortunes of Wealth Wealthy Hat Manufacturer Dear Sir Watch the wall my darling Were you born in Yapton? Turncoat My Heirlooms...

Honiton Lace

Honiton (pronounced “Hun-i-ton”) is a market town nestled in the Otter Valley in East Devon. Wool manufacture flourished in the area in the reign of Henry VII, and Honiton was reputedly the first town in which serges were made, but the industry declined during the...