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Sapper William Hackett

William Hackett was posthumously awarded a Victoria Cross for trying to save a comrade trapped...

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Eric Vaux of the Mason's Arms pub

Eric Vaux was born in 1896 and lived with his family in The Masons Arms in Market Place. He served...

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Local businessman Arthur Sheard

Arthur Sheard was born in 1887. He worked for the family furniture company Sheard, Binnington &...

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Ernest Henry Hughes. A man who saw action at Passchendaele

Ernest Henry Hughes was born in 1890 and emigrated to Australia in 1912. He served with the 3rd...