Monthly Archives: October 2017


A while ago I wrote here about a Walton headmaster, Mr. Coulson. Today I received an interesting insight into the way this man worked (or should that be ‘whacked’?) his students. Martin Evans sent me these memories of Walton Secondary … Continue reading

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Today the good folk of Walton came together to say farewell to one of the most loved characters that the town has ever seen. The popularity of Ernest Winston White, known to everyone as ‘Ernie’. was shown by the way … Continue reading

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Whatever Happened to Tarret?

Over the many years of writing this blog, I have received many messages of interest, but none more so than one which arrived recently from Charles Auld regarding the houseboat “Tarret” which used to be moored near the Yacht Club. … Continue reading

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