George Crabbe (24 December 1754 – 3 February 1832) was an English poet, surgeon and clergyman. In the 1770s, Crabbe began his…
William Millington William was the second son of Peter Millington who had served as a regular soldier in the Napoleonic Wars and…
The wealthy and important De Bohun’s came to England with William the Conqueror – they were Lords of the Honour of Trowbridge…
In the early 18th century Trowbridge was the centre of the woollen cloth production. It was also home to the largest woollen…
Pat Whitehead – Textile Designer Pat spent her childhood in Mere and had always wanted to be a fashion designer. Her family…
This past week we had a visit from a post-doctorate researcher at Exeter University, Dr Kate Kanne, who is working on the…
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