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A Changing Village

Newchurch has seen many changes. Some we know all about but others are hidden in the mists of time and can only be guessed at.

  • Find out how the village has changed over the years roundbutton-sm.jpg

  • Discover why the church and the windmill (now long gone) were so closely linked. roundbutton-sm.jpg

  • Learn about transport and the horse-drawn bus to Ashford - still going well into the 20th Century, without the horse! roundbutton-sm.jpg

  • Read the responses to a mains water supply in Newchurch, a good thing surely? roundbutton-sm.jpg

  • See the evidence that Newchurch once held an 'Ankle competition'! roundbutton-sm.jpg