Read All About It - Neston Newspaper Clippings from Days Gone By - Part 8
|Published: 15th April 2014 09:38|
Another round-up of newspaper clippings telling interesting tales of Neston's past.
Our thanks to John Cartlidge for researching them.
All articles below are (c) British Library Board.
First up this week, a kerfuffle on a train coming into Neston. From the Cheshire Observer, 3 July 1886:
A nasty accident on Ladies Club day, involving a 'shandry' - anyone know what that is? From the Cheshire Observer, 9 June 1900:
'Sensational' news next, involving some familiar local names. From the Cheshire Observer, 21 April 1900:
Next up we have news of the local vicar upsetting a saint. From the Cheshire Observer, 28 July 1883:
Here's the sad tale of a nasty accident in Parkgate. From the Liverpool Mercury, 23 May 1864:
And finally for this week, a tale from 'salubrious and fashionable' Moorside, from the Cheshire Observer of 14 June 1884:
More next week.