Portass Thrashing Machinery

Portass Thrashing Machinery

Mr Bunn – remb dad mam telling dad to ofder steem coal so portass come and thrassing jonny portass that is Apparently Portass came from Luton and were thrashing contractors
Some of the many people who protected us during the War

Some of the many people who protected us during the War

Thanks to Roy Ashton continuing the theme from yesterday, here is a memory from Bruce Robinson. The photographs attached show some of the many people who stepped up to protect us. INVASION SCARE When I was about five the Army moved into an empty house three doors down...
VE Day Celebrations – Long Sutton

VE Day Celebrations – Long Sutton

75 years ago today Long Sutton celebrated the end of world war 2 in Europe. Looking through the Civic Society archives I wondered how we could remember the occasion and looked to A History of Long Sutton by FW & BA Robinson. The Civic Society have the manuscript...
Lockwoods

Lockwoods

Hi a gentleman has found some Lockwoods Cola Cans. He is asking can we help with more information? The Can says it’s produced in Long Sutton does any one remember? He is also asking when the Lockwoods name changed and did they go into administration? Also a strange...