Monthly Archives: January 2011

Film Club – Inception, 2010 (12A)

Friday, 18th February 2011. Doors open at 6.00pm. Dom Cobb (Leonardo DiCaprio) is a thief skilled in the art of stealing valuable secrets from peopleʼs dreams. An intricate, “keep you on the edge of your seat” thriller with brilliant special … Continue reading

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Hamsterley WI – News

At our recent monthly meeting, one of the items discussed was the closure of the tourist information office in Barnard Castle. Whilst it was of concern that the staff will lose their jobs, the members felt it would have wider … Continue reading

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Jayne Allaire – Elizabeth Anne Nicolson

Jayne Allaire writes: “My grandmother, Elizabeth Anne Nicolson, was born in Hamsterley on the 3 or 4 July 1914, would you be able to help me find her birth certificate. My grandmother left Hamsterley in the 1930’s to go to … Continue reading

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Enid Bacon – The Rivers Family

Enid  Bacon writes: “My father was John Bacon b1919. He had huts on George Raine’s farm at Newhall which we spent many a happy day on in summer. He had a friend called Albert Rivers who lived in Hamsterley Village, … Continue reading

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Ann Sansom (Lockey) – The Lockey Family

Ann Sansom (Lockey) writes: “I’m trying to track down records of my family although having some difficulty as I live in Australia. I know that my grandfather was baptised at the Church in Hamsterley on the 12th March 1911 and … Continue reading

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