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Historical Pageants Project

The Historical Pageants project have informed us that they have re-scheduled their Historical Pageants Day to 22nd August. Information about Pageants can be found in their “Historical_Pageants_Local_History_Study_Guide” Their pageants database continues to be updated, and…

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Wakefield and VE Day

Wakefield Museum and Libraries have posted memories on their blog of Wakefield on VE Day, and a film from the Yorkshire Film Archive that includes the crowds in Wood Street.   https://wakefieldmuseumsandlibraries.blogspot.com/2020/05/veday75-8th-may-2020.html?m=1

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