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Leicestershire & Rutland"s ghosts & legends.

David Bell

Leicestershire & Rutland"s ghosts & legends.

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Published by D. Bell in Ashby-de-la-Zouch .
Written in English


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Pagination128p.
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19273172M


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THE LEGENDS, FOLKLORE AND DIALECT OF LEICESTERSHIRE WITH AN INTRODUCTION ON THE GENERAL HISTORY OF THE COUNTY BY LIEUT.-COL. MARTIN, C.M.G., D.L. Chairman of the Leicestershire County Council NOTE.—The following paper and the general introduction which precedes it are based upon two wireless talks delivered by the.

Leicester and Leicestershire has a long history, and therefore we have some old buildings, which may be hiding a secret or two. These are the buildings thought to be the city and county's most. Ghosts Of Leicestershire. likes 3 talking about this.

True stories of ghosts and hauntings in Leicestershire. Part of the 'Ghosts Of Great Britain Network'.Followers:   Ghosts, phantoms and a woman in black ten of the most haunted places in Leicestershire. There are many spooky tales of things that go bump in the night throughout the county but here are the.

Haunted Island examines the haunted locations, ghosts, spirits and other paranormal activity in the county of Leicestershire. “There have long been legends about the ghostly figure of an old signalman who used to work at Rothley station, but we.

The Record Office is the centre for research into the history of Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland. Records of all kinds, including manuscripts (the archives of local government, institutions. This dictionary of Leicestershire and Rutland place-names examines their origins and meanings.

It includes not only towns, villages and hamlets, but also rivers, streams, hills, fields and woods, as well as streets, buildings and public houses. A comprehensive description of the origin and evolution of each name is given, bringing to life the history of the place in a new and.

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Apple. Android. Windows Phone Format: Paperback. Belgrave Hall Leicester, Leicester miles from brooke, UK-L4. A team of investigators claim that multiple spirits reside here including a Victorian woman usually seen on the staircase or by the garden, a man in one of the upstairs rooms (who is apparently a very negative force), a child and a chef that both died of Tuberculosis, and a.

Leicestershire & Rutland Photographed, Leicester, United Kingdom. K likes. This community page as been set up for the benefit of those who like 5/5(1). Some of the country's most influential people were born and grew up in Leicestershire. They've made a huge contribution to society and taken the name of the city round the world.

John has spoken. Buy Lancashire's Ghosts and Legends New edition by Whitaker, Terence W. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low /5(3). Buy The Leicestershire and Rutland Village Book (Villages of Britain) by Leicestershire & Rutland Federation of Women's Leicestershire & Rutlands ghosts & legends.

book, Leicestershire & Rutland Federation of Women's Institutes (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(4). Leicestershire & Rutland 1/ Leicester, December (Woman Freezes to Death) The weather in Leicester this month has been more severe than anything experienced for years and with the frost so intense, the River Soar was frozen for miles and traffic was entirely suspended.

Ah, isn’t it nice to read a book where there are references in it you recognise. This applies to fiction and non fiction in my eyes. So I was sent a review copy of The Leicestershire & Rutland Cook Book and being the diligent little reviewer that I am, I read it cover to cover and in order.

As in I started at the front and moved all the way through to the end. Leicestershire has a wealth of tales of ghosts, hauntings, poltergeists and other anomalous events. In 'Ghosts and Hauntings in and around Leicesterhire' the experienced paranormal researcher Andrew James Wright recounts these reports and attempts to understand what is really going on.

Andrew James Wright was born in Leicester in Ghosts, ghouls and poltergeists abound in Britain, and knowledge of the local versions can add a dash of icy spice to a visit or a stay in just about every town and village in the land. The aim of GO GOLD is to support talented athletes from Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland.

The funding programme is there to support athletes who are competing at Regional (East Midlands), National or International level in an Olympic, Paralympic or Commonwealth discipline, or in a locally recognised priority sport. Ghost hunter reveals her spooky encounters in Leicestershire Michele Smith is a paranormal investigator and runs a paranormal company called Haunted Heritage with her close friend Gillian Hibbert.

Leicester and Leicestershire has a long history, and therefore we have some old buildings, which may be hiding a secret or two. These are the buildings thought to. Leicester is an old town with a long history reaching back across two thousand years of human activity and experience.

Historically, it is a very well-documented town. Leicester has a rich antiquarian record with plenty of other writings and documents that add to our knowledge of how our predecessors lived and, just as importantly, what they experienced during their lives. It is clear that Leicestershire has an abundance of Unsung Heroes.

John Tilley, Hinckley Rugby Club – East Midlands Finalist; 3 Leicestershire volunteers were the 3 East Midlands finalists; Pete Harris won regional East Midlands BBC Unsung Hero ; Jill Stidever wins the BBC Get Inspired Unsung Hero Award.

Home Today Book Hotels Search Ghosts, ghouls and poltergeists abound in Britain, and knowledge of the local versions can add a dash of icy spice to a visit or a stay in just about every town and village in the land.

Leicestershire(2) | Lincolnshire(3). Leicestershire and Rutland: Unusual & Quirky is his third book that reunites those three childhood loves of sport, history and geography, following on from previous Unusual & Quirky releases focusing on Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

Imprint: Halsgrove. ISBN 0 3, hardback, xmm, pages. Published September LeicesterShire and Rutland Reuse Network – Free collections All over Leicestershire, every Borough and District, including Leicester City and the county of Rutland, our charities take in, improve and sell used furniture and electrical items - all with appropriate checks and safeguards.

Great Glen (or Glenn) is a village and civil parish in the Harborough district, in Leicestershire, 2 miles south of Oadby on the outskirts of Leicester. The population of the civil parish at the census was 3, Leicester city centre is about seven miles north west.

Its name comes from the original Iron Age settlers who used the Celtic word glennos meaning valley, and comes from District: Harborough. The park and ride services are operated by Leicestershire County and Leicester City Councils.

Leicestershire County Council – Stepping Stones Project. People interested in building up their knowledge of dry stone walling are urged to book their place on a course being organised for the 20th and 21st September.

Welcome to hell. The story underneath your floor. This street can get rowdy on the evening of an FND, chanting, singing, the hum of pre-drinks, but have you heard the whispers of the : Ollie Parsons. The Leicestershire and Rutland Cook Book offers a unique insight into this thriving food scene, featuring stories and recipes from the best of the region’s independents.

It’s time to roll up. Leicestershire & Rutland. Return to: Find A Group page to browse ALL groups. Apologies, but no results were found. Sign Up For Our e-Newsletter. Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human: Recent Posts.

Online Gathering: Voices, Visions. Leicestershire & Rutland Association of Local Councils Newsletter No. 1 All at LRALC were very sad to hear of the passing of Roger Begy following a short illness. In all LRALC's dealings with Roger we found a man who was dedicated to the people and parishes of Rutland, and we know all of our Rutland member councils will.

Leicestershire & Rutland Association of Local Councils Newsletter No. 2 Welcome to the last Newsletter of the financial year. With the year-end a week away we are rapidly approaching the audit period, indeed the Annual Return and associated paperwork was due to be sent out by Grant Thornton week ending 18th.

Society of Leicestershire and Rutland Golf Captains, SLRGC, Leicester Golf Captains. Dark footage showing Ghost Hunters Ouija experience with glass on table. Find out how you can take part in a Ghost Night: It’s also reputedly the city’s most haunted building, claiming five ghosts including the mysterious White Lady, who makes her presence known in the library.

Originally constructed in the late 14th century and since extended, the Guildhall had various purposes. Ashwell Prison Ghost Hunts - Rutland. Ghost hunting at Ashwell Prison in Rutland is not for the faint-hearted. Haunted Happenings ghost hunts here are truly terrifying.

Ashwell Prison, formerly known as HM Prison Ashwell was a Category C men's prison in the county of Rutland, England.

Most Haunted At The Old House, Coalville - Ser Episode 7 Review Novem AM ‐ Most Haunted • Paranormal • Television Yvette Fielding took her team to a haunted house in Coalville, not much is known about the property's history but there are rumours of suicide, multiple murders and bodies entombed under the building.

Recently, this story came up again when I was chatting to a colleague. A book about ghosts happened to be nearby and caused our conversation to turn to the supernatural. The colleague in question mentioned the story, wondering if there was any truth in it. I searched the newspaper archive, and found that the story was essentially true.

Buy Leicestershire and Rutland (less Leicester) by Geoffrey Leigh Crowther from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Format: Spiral Bound. Treasure hunt from Dawn Moores Stoke Golding – Contact. Recently I came across a Puffin Book titled “Bel the Giant and Other Stories.” To the average person this wouldn’t mean anything, but for me – I was excited.

For years I had known about the local Leicester myth of the giant called Bel and for the first time, I had found a book that told the story.“All ye who hither come to drink/Rest not your thoughts below/Look at that sacred sign and think/Whence living waters flow”.

Ashwell’s Wishing’ Well is one of those frustrating sites. It is clearly a structure of some importance, being one of the best built up in the midlands, but how significant is it? The sacred Ash. Inside Prakash Indian Sweets & Savouries shop on Belgrave Road, Leicester, UK; 28th October - Duration: Travels in India, London & the UK Recommended for you.