Dink the donkey replaced by a mechanical pump
Two people met on the morning of 11 November 1918 in Harpenden. Both left a record of this encounter.
Log book from 7 June 1940 - 11 June 1945
There were shortages and, for many families, little reason to celebrate Christmas in 1917 but commerce encouraged celebration.
Pictures of Harpenden and Selfridges
Dame Ellen Terry, was considered the leading Shakespearean actress in Britain.
Towns and villages in Hertfordshire celebrated the Coronation with a format which had been used for many previous Royal occasions ...
2018 has not been kind to farmers, gardeners and allotment holders but similar problems were faced 100 years ago.
When my Great Grandmother died in her 30s, my Great Grandfather could not care for the younger children. My Great ...
While Nikolaus Pevsner (p158) and Kate Thompson (Historical Atlas of Hertfordshire p151) state these were almshouses, it seems more likely ...
Manland School, Harpenden
Education in Harpenden in the 1850s