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Going above and beyond

I’m pleased to see that the expansion of online history resources continues apace, with lots of formerly quite restrictive services opening up with more sensible usage terms and conditions – one such archive is the British Library’s Aerofilms archive of … Continue reading

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Incident in Brownhills West in the early hours?

Seeing social media reports about a car accident in which a couple of lads may have been hurt after midnight last night (9-10th August 2014) in the Wilkin Road area of Brownhills West.Untitled 8 Continue reading

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Scouting for history

The above video was spotted this week by local historian and author Clive Roberts on YouTube, and has a criminally low number of views – I know it’s not Brownhills, but it’s close, and it’s a delightful thing which I’m sure will stir memories for many…
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