Village of Haddenham

Former Times in Haddenham

Home » News » Former Times in Haddenham
Screen Shot 2016-11-26 at 12-02-50

Local resident Andrew Ratcliffe was trawling the internet recently and came across an interesting article that featured fascinating black and white images of what life was like for people in the 19th and early 20th centuries in this country and how the issues they faced were not so different than the ones we face today.

Particularly notable among the images were two from our area, in Dinton and Haddenham.

Members of Haddenham Museum Trust and regular visitors to the village museum will already be familiar with these images, but for many resident of Haddenham they offer an intriguing view of the lives of local people in former times.

Our thanks to Andrew for drawing this article to our attention.

See the item here.

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Coop Cheque to High School
Haddenham Webteam: Thu 16 Sep 8:00pm

On Monday 13th September the Coop stores in Haddenham, Bedgrove, and Walton Court in collaboration presented a £600 Community Donation cheque towards AHS Aylesbury High School's racing and engineering projects.AHS has an e-power racing car team that competes in theregional races including Kop Hill Soap Box this month in Princes Risborough.The students are in the process of...

Feast Service
Haddenham Webteam: Wed 15 Sep 4:15pm

The long-standing tradition of holding a church service in association with the annual feast fair will return this coming weekend.The Churches Together in Haddenham Feast Service will take place on the green outside St Mary's Church on Sunday 19th September at 5.00pmIt will be led by Rev Cassa Masservy.All...

Fly Tip Rubbish
Haddenham Webteam: Wed 15 Sep 3:46pm

Having rubbish removed? Don't pay cash!Many of us are quite accustomed to paying 'cash-in-hand' to have odd jobs done to the house or in the garden — but if you ever need to have rubbish removed, this is the one time you should never pay cash.Did you know that your rubbish is far more likely to end up fly-tipped if you pay someone cash to remove it? A bona fide waste carrier...