November 1914

Newton, Ernest

Ernest Newton, 9276 Lance Corporal, 11th Hussars (Prince Albert’s Own) Killed in action 1st November 1914 in Belgium, aged 21 … Continue reading

Bygone news: 7th November 1914

News from the Macclesfield Courier and Herald of Saturday 7th November 1914. Langley Man Prisoner of War – Royal Engineers at Bulford – Territorials leave Macclesfield –  Serious allegation against local silk firm – Lectures on the War – More Socks needed – Robbing … Continue reading

Bygone news: 21st November 1914

News from the Macclesfield Courier and Herald of Saturday 21st November 1914. No Doctor in the Township – More money for Gasworks – Macclesfield Man returns maimed – Old Age Pensioners Interesting Wedding – A False Alarm – Fewer Christmas Turkeys – The Handforth … Continue reading