By Mark Potts - 27th August 2012 7:05am
I have been compiling the book 'Where the Fallen Live Forever — the Great War Dead of Crewe & Nantwich'.
We aim to commemorate the 1,186 men of the old borough boundaries, which includes the men of Audlem and Buerton.
If any of your members / readers have photographs of the men listed on the relevant war memorials in your area that have not already been submitted, can they please get in touch with me. The photos will be copied and returned immediately.
We have so far collected, in a period of the last 10 years, some 414 photographs of the fallen from Crewe &Nantwich.
Any profits from the book (published in time for the 100th anniversary of the start of the war – August 2014) will be divided by the local Royal British Legion branches.
My contact details are Telephone 01270 560015, Mobile 07503178132, email email@example.com
popular recent storiesAlso in the news
Audlem Festival of Transport Sunday, 28th JulyCan you help?We are looking for volunteers for a couple of hours to marshall the parade through Audlem and to act as Parking Facilitators on the field (full training will be given).Contact ASET on 07708 354135Audlem Special Events...
Turnpike Field ProgressA total of 30 people were at the recent Open Meeting to hear a progress report about the field.HighlightsA new dog/litter bin has been installed near the pedestrian entrance on Shropshire Street. Another one is planned near the Grey's Bridge entrance;2 benches and 5 picnic tables have now been installed in various places;Tree maintenance has now been...
For many years people have walked via the farm drive and generally always been polite and courteous but over the last couple of weeks we have had incidents of (on these occasions) gentlemen (I use the term loosely) that have been trespassing and allowing their dogs to run freely on private land used to feed livestock. Not only is this a danger to yourself for example, you may be somewhere that...
Monday 22nd Jul
Scout and Guide Hall
Aston Methodist Hall