Anderson collection

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Anderson collection

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Newspaper clipping
Newspaper clipping showing Val Anderson and her children in Church Lane, and the village from the air, in 1972

Newspaper clipping
Article from Melton Times 1988 on history of Old Dalby

Newspaper clipping
Newspaper clipping with photo of Val Anderson riding her horse Freddie from 1991

Photo of Home Farm
Photo of Home Farm from 1996

Photo outside Home Farm
Photo of villagers outside Home Farm, 1984 (L-R) Mary Anderson, Mary Benbow, Pat Greaves, Ann Clark, Eileen Hyslop, Ann McKenna, Pat Schorb, Val Anderson

Photo outside Home Farm
Photo taken outside Home Farm of Val Anderson, Bob Hyslop, Eileen Hyslop

Needlework sampler 1943
Sampler dated 24th January 1843 from Old Dalby School created by Mary Catherine Greaves aged 12 and donated to the Village by the Anderson family in memory of their parents Dean and Val

Old Dalby Newspaper article 1984
Article from Melton Times for one of the first Old Dalby Fetes 1984/85, 'Old Dalby's Wild Bunch'! Pictured are children in fancy dress, sitting pretty in the stocks; Julie Stokes (6); Helen Rodgers (5); Louise Dixon (4); Meric Little (7) and Craig…

News article on Old Dalby Day 1986
"Article from the Melton Times, on the first publicly announced 'Old Dalby Day' Bank Holiday weekend, August 1986. Denis Coath, from Central Television, opened the event and his wife judged the fancy dress. The winners of the 3 classes were Kate &…

News articles on Old Dalby Day 1987
Article from Leicester Mercury, Thursday September 3 1987 'Old Dalby shows off'. Twelve gardens of Old Dalby were on show, which raised a staggering £1,000 to help towards the final phase of restoration at the local village hall.

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