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THE LAST POST - a personal biography of Frederick Longman, the first man from Braughing to be killed in the 1914-1918 conflict
Commemorating the life of Freddy Longman, The Last Post is a personal biography of the first man from Braughing, (a small village in East Hertfordshire) to be killed in the First World War. Braughing Local History Society launched the book on 18 October 2014, exactly 100 years to the day after the soldier's death.
Copies of The Last Post are available to purchase for £10 plus P&P from Amazon. Click here to order the book. Also available from Braughing Post Office and D Whites Butcher.
DOG FOULING - now an increasing problem in Braughing especially around the playing field area. If you witness a dog fouling incident, make a photographic record of the crime,if possible, and contact Environmental Services on 01279 655261 ext 3507 or email here>>>
Unanimous opposition to the planned development was voiced in the EHDC council chamber with a vote to accept the officers’ recommendation of refusal.
English Heritage stress the importance of
‘a sense of place’ and the need to preserve that.
Unsustainable over-development in rural communities is a death sentence for those areas. Rather than invigorating, it stifles, overwhelms and suffocates the community. Changing historical settlements for ever.
Read more about this here>>>
Follow the Development Contol meeting here>>>