September 1914

Bygone news: 5th September 1914

News from the Macclesfield Courier and Herald of Saturday 5th September 1914. Langley Farmers Show Cancelled – Industrial School Swimming Gala – White Feathers – Recruitment – Red Cross donations – Wages – Wounded Men Return

Bygone news: 5th September 1914 (part 2)

More news from the Macclesfield Courier and Herald of Saturday 5th September 1914. Still They Come – Macclesfield Men for Foreign Service: Splendid Recruiting During the Week A list of Macclesfield and District men who were recruited into the 7th Battalion Cheshire Regiment for … Continue reading

Bygone news: 26th September 1914

News from the Macclesfield Courier and Herald of Saturday 26th September 1914. War Woollens Wanted – Congleton’s War Relief Efforts – Grammar School Old Boys – Life as a New Recruit – ‘Bull-dog Tenacity’ – Cheshire Casualties and Newly Enlisted – Citizen’s Defence League … Continue reading