White rose commemorates Scott of the Antarctic

A single white rose is to be left at the Scott statue in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard to mark the centenary of Scott's ill fated expedition to the … [Read more...]

Major T.P.Gray – Dalston, Cumbria

Major T.P. Gray is buried in the graveyard of Dalston Church in North Cumbria. His grave is marked by a single, slightly damaged white stone with his … [Read more...]

Moses Carpenter in Middlesbrough, NE England

Moses Carpenter died in 1889 and is buried in Linthorpe Cemetery, Middlesbrough in the north east of England. On the face of it this seems an … [Read more...]

The Animals in War Memorial

A powerful and moving tribute to all the animals that served, suffered and died alongside the British, Commonwealth and Allied forces in the wars and … [Read more...]

John Wesley memorial – Newcastle

Wesley Square on the quayside in Newcastle upon Tyne  includes a memorial obelisk to John Wesley, who first preached on Tyneside in May … [Read more...]

Honouring Ireland`s war dead

[vsw id="31193266" source="vimeo" width="425" height="344" autoplay="no"] Members of the public who are related to Commonwealth war casualties … [Read more...]

Ireby, Cumbria – War memorial

In the sleepy agricultural village of Ireby in Cumbria, is the Parish church dedicated to St James. A monument to the fallen in World War I and II … [Read more...]

Ettleton Cemetery Inscriptions

One of our readers has kindly provided us with a document detailing the burials at Ettleton Cemetery in Newcastleton. Newcastleton sits on the … [Read more...]

Memorial to 7th Earl of Carlisle in Brampton, Cumbria

Surrounded by trees and hidden from view in Brampton, Cumbria, is a statue in memory of George Howard, the 7th Earl of Carlisle. Beneath the … [Read more...]

Haltwhistle War Memorial

Haltwhistle War Memorial is a simple tall monument situated in a peaceful and well kept garden setting just off the main road through … [Read more...]