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My Grandfather Ethelbert, was a stoker on the Royal Yacht ‘Alexandra’ before the first world war. On a cruise up the Western Isles he was sent ashore with the 2 young Princes – Albert – the Queen’s father and Edward – the uncrowned- and told to amuse them. They went to a pottery where they […]

Ploughing match

Wonderful autumn weather and the most glorious location in Hinton Park made for a very special day in the local farming calendar.  The Crewkerne Young Farmers hosted the event which had a special class for veterans which included founder members of the club. The clouds and the soft sunshine gave perfect light for photography.