Tag Archives: Milborne Port

Tales of Local Railways

We were in for a treat as we assembled for two railway themed talks in the Raleigh Hall in Sherborne last Saturday. This was the first time our talks were held in this hall and while we clearly regret leaving … Continue reading

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Going to School in the War Years

We are reminded that bombs were dropped over a wide area of Sherborne on 30 September 1940 with loss of life and widespread damage.¬†John Samuel Jackson of Milborne Port, a pupil at Foster’s School remembers what it was like to … Continue reading

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