Tag Archives: my people

St George and the Dragon

An extremely rare 600 year old gold ring engraved with St George and the Dragon has been found by a metal detectorist in South Creake, Norfolk. The ring was ruled to be treasure at an inquest in Norwich. It is … Continue reading

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The Great Bed of Ware

The historic carved oak Great Bed of Ware has completed its move from the Victoria and Albert museum in South Kensington to take pride of place for a year at the tiny Ware museum. An official display at the musuem will be officially opened on 14 … Continue reading

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People, people everywhere!

The human population has reached 7 billion worldwide. There were symbolic ‘celebratory events’ in India and China to mark the birth of the 7th billion person on Earth right now.   The population has more than doubled over the last 50 years. An extra billion people are alive now … Continue reading

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Jonas Fosbrooke – Master Craftsman

In June, The Hertfordshire Mercury reported that the Great Bed of Ware is to make a return to Ware after a 140 year absence. The majestic  larger than life bed was created in 1590 and has been stored at the Victoria … Continue reading

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