Town Hall Heritage Day today

DSC00597DSC00596DSC00593DSC00589DSC00599DSC00601We are all set up and about to open. We have a range of old Witney Gazettes  that you are very welcome to leaf through and some fascinating entries in the constabulary register. From being prosecuted and fined for ‘stealing a quantity of turnip tops’ to being charged with vagrancy after being found ‘ Wandering in the town of Witney at night with a loaded pistol and not giving a good account of himself.’

He was remanded until the 15th. Discharged and given over to Inspector Bricknell, prisoner having committed a felony in London.
 
Please drop in and enjoy this display here in the Town hall. Completely free and for today until 4pm only. 

 

 

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