Monthly Archives: October 2021

Introduction to the history pages

Before we start… please note this part of the website is still being developed. The history notes are available in sequence if you click on the Local History link to the right hand side of the page. And.. these articles are also spread through the main run of articles below. We hope to tidy this… Read more »

Local History Group Meeting 29 May 2021

Notes of a meeting of the Inkerman Area Local History Group 29.5.2021 Present: David, Debby, Vivienne, Hilary, Sara, Martin.  And by Zoom, Trisha and Samantha Apologies: Mary Introductions and thanks to Vivienne for hosting.  David explained the background.  There had been a meeting in 1980 and then a group met between 2002 and 2004, researching… Read more »

Our Local History Group

INKERMAN AREA HISTORY GROUP We feel we are lucky to live in a historically very interesting area – which has already been quite well researched but which give opportunities for a lot more research. The Inkerman Area History Group has met on an occasional basis over the last few years and had lectures from Gillian… Read more »

A short history of the area – rough draft

Please note that almost nothing here is original research and is drawn from the resources in the other page on this website of Local History Resources. Some of those need buying at Owl – by phone now – or via Abebooks for second hand copies. So this is a very compressed version to get you… Read more »

Local news and requests, and a death in the neighbourhood 17.9.21

Dear Members Sad news Very sadly, we have to report the death of Sharda, from Alma Street.  Sharda has lived here with her son Dilip for many years and until relatively recently was a striking figure as she took her daily walks around the neighbourhood. She will be sadly missed by many. Holmes Road Healthy… Read more »