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North Thoresby Memories

North Thoresby Memories

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On the 30th July 2013, we held a reminiscence session in North Thoresby at which a number of residents very kindly shared their memories of village life with us. One of those recordings is transcribed here in full.

Janet Draycott, North Thoresby resident

Sound Clips Sound Clips

The following sound clips were kindly supplied by Janet Draycott.

Mr Porter, HAM Radio

The Railway Station

School

The Butchers

The Carpenters shop, My Drury

Northray Farm Products

Rogation Service

The Post Office, Mrs Hippisley

The Postwoman, Mrs Prestwood

Baxter Brothers

Sunday Paper Round, Mr Dawson

The Young farmer's Club

Rememberance Day

Methodist Church Trustee, J. M. Robinson

Eastfield Farm, Mike Popoff

Church Farm, Mr. Robinson

Women's Institute, Janet Draycott

Mappletoft Court, Polly Cockrill

Meals on Wheels