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A little inconvenience…

A little inconvenience…

Sheena Murray found this little gem amidst the mandates¬† issued at the AGMs of the National Federation of WIs… That this meeting calls the attention of the railway companies to the inadequate number and deplorable condition of the lavatories in most railway stations and trains in England and Wales and urges the provision of better … Continue reading

Water, water, far from everywhere…

There has been much debate amongst the group as to the dates at which running water and mains supplies were linked to various properties in the village.¬† Water supply was of huge importance to rural life – without it, crops would not prosper and animals would not thrive.¬† To rural women, the lack of an … Continue reading