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It was a dreary Friday at the beginning of February, 1931. According to the Ripley and Heanor News and Ilkeston Division Free Press, Tate’s on Corporation Road in Chesterfield had a sale on, selling a 3 piece suite for £9-£10 (even after inflation, to £617 today, that is a pretty good deal). Robert, James, John, […]

Words on 2020

A Year in Review Well… there are certainly a lot of words I could use to describe 2020, and none of them are particularly nice. But despite the title of this post, I’m going to try and not talk about the ups and (mostly) downs of the year, that’s not what this is about. I […]