This grave in the West End of Ashton is that of a policeman killed during the Chartist uprisings of the 19th century, and of his widow. To view a PDF document giving more information, click this link (opens in a new Tab/Window).
This massive boulder, or bowlder as its inscription says, is in St Peter’s churchyard in the West End of Ashton.
For information on its inscription and a bit of background information, click on this link (opens a PDF document in a new Tab/Window).
This is the start of repair work on Hartshead Pike, following bits of masonry having fallen from it.
The tower will be scaffolded and the top section removed -
For more information on Hartshead Pike, click on the picture.
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Assuming the Mayor is paid for having his picture taken but doing nowt in the way of picking up litter, why should Mr & Mrs Bloggs join in litter picks?
As usual, a council with minimum engagement skills and hardly any talent for getting people ‘on-