Broadsheet Extras

Biddestone History in the Broadsheet

Biddestone People

John Alston (obit) February 2021

Basil and Phyllis Bye (obit) Feb 2021

Geoffrey Beswick (obit) Feb 2016

Brian Braine AKA Baba (obit) p8 Deb 2015

Eleanor Anderson (obit) grew up in Canada April 2014

Toby Bruce driving to Iceland in a Morris Minor Oct 2015

Chris Draper’s painting on a first class stamp – May 2014

Tony Emery 90th birthday July/August 2020

Andy Ewen moving to Bristol Winter 2020-21

Doreen Gingell (obit)

Ernie Gingell (obit) November 2019 + Ernie’s war story not published

Terry Greenwood (obit) Feb 2016

Valeria Hazelwood (obit) May 2020

Olive Heywood 100th birthday Feb 2021 (Friends with the Gingells)

Patricia Humphreys (obit) Oct 2020

Libby and John Kingcome April 2013 (obits); Benches for Libby and John in the churchyard Dec 2013/Jan 2014

Mary Mullens memories as she moves to Bristol Nov 2018

Chris Miller(obit)  April 2019

Audrey Kirby Smith (obit) p10

Linda Lobl-Smith organising family wedding in the village Sept 2019

Richard and Florence Smith golden wedding, 3 Cuttle Lane, Oct 2018

Pat Stephens (obit) p4 Nov 2015

Brian Tuck, former Biddestone postman (obit) March 2016

Loenora Zipfel Sept 2019 full article, May 2020 colour photo, memories p 15 June 2016

Place and events

Biddestone Arms redevelopment – April 2020

Biddestone Manor by Rosie Harris – May 2019

The Butts Conservation Dec 2019 – Jan 2020

The Butts Conservation Report – Winter 2020

Cricket- The first Biddestone – Cricket Club

Fete – Moonshine the Donkey – June 2020

Fete – historic photos from Graham Priest – June 2020

Field that surround us by Graham Priest – Oct 2019

Filming – Christmas Candle – April 2013

Filming – Agatha Raisin – Dec/Jan 2015

Floods in Slaughterford and Ford – Feb 2021

General store, Corner House – photo as general store, cover May 2016 and Colin Chamberlain p15, letter from Andy Granger p11 June 2016

Hartham sticke tennis – April 2015

Jubilee Tea Party – July 2012

Little Challows by Graham priest – August 2017

Little Challows adopted by PCC and tree felling poem by Graham Priest  May 2019

Memories of Biddestone 1966 – Dec 1976 by Mike Godfrey (3 pages) April 2014

Mountjoy Farm See Leonora Zipfel

School – Memories of Biddestone C of E School by Gwendolin Tuck –  July 2014

School – Biddestone School 1918 Feb 2019

School – School photo 1952 with story p2 Feb 2015

Slaughterford Saunter – walk around historic sites March 2020

Church, St Nicholas Biddestone – benches for Libby and John Kingcome in the churchyard Dec 2013/Jan 2014

Church, St Nicholas Biddestone – bellcote and weather vane – Feb 2018

Church, St Nicholas Biddestone – new path Sept 2019

Church, St Nicholas Biddestone – Victorian congregation p15 April 2013

Snow- village in snow photo gallery – March 2019

Village Hall – April 2020

WI centenary celebration Oct 2015 (can we name everyone in photo?)

Copies of “Biddestone, A Peaceful Wiltshire Village by Graham Priest were donated to the Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre in Chippenham