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“Paddy Gilligan – Royal Jockey” now Online

In March the Heritage Group presented the fourth of its 2021 series of online talks over Zoom – Terry Gilligan told us about the exploits of his grandfather Paddy, who was a well-known jockey in the early years of the 20th century. An edited recording of the talk has now been published here on our […]

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New Online Talk – The Duchy of Lancaster & the Manor of Aldbourne

A talk by John Dymond, given to the Aldbourne Community Heritage Group on 28th September 2015 A review of what is known about the history of the Royal Manor of Aldbourne since Anglo-Saxon times through until it ceased to be part of the Duchy of Lancaster in 1626. It also touches on how the manor […]

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