Ideas and questions

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Town Cryer.

Town Cryer.

I did raise the question some time ago, of promoting the idea of a Mayor and Town Cryer for the Town, I notice that very little response followed, other than mainly negative views and comments. I attach photographs of one of the former Corsham Town Cryer’s and a Carnival representation of him, probably around the read more…

Corsham Hockey Club

Corsham Hockey Club

LOOKING FOR HOCKEY MEMBERS Do you know anyone that used to be in the old Corsham Hockey Club, we have added the 1963/4 photo with A Stonham, A Grainger, D Tilly, R Honeywell, T Smith, M Tyte, G Jaquet, R Hudson, T Bromwich, T Grainger, D Grotty, B Oatley and J Moules. These are some read more…

An idea for the Corsham Town Council to consider.

An idea for the Corsham Town Council to consider.

In the sxties and seventies, local Councils encouraged self build house construction and provided land, road and services to such locations. The former Calne and Chippenham RDC provided such sites locally at Valley site in Corsham, also in Chippenham and Calne. Such schemes are quite normal in Europe and do provide scope for the individual read more…

Dead Battery Blues?

Dead Battery Blues?

This winter why not take the plunge and buy a battery charger and a second car battery? Keep your old battery (as spare) charged up and NEVER travel without it in the boot (with appropriate spanners). A spare car battery is also handy for those freezing mornings when you find your fitted car battery is read more…

Pageant princess

Pageant princess

I saw a old film from 1967 of an event in Corsham which had a Pageant, a pageant queen and two pageant princesses, a fete was held as well as a flout. The three girls would enter from the high school and drive through the town in an open top car. This would end at read more…