John Chilton

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John Chilton was a British jazz trumpeter and writer who was evacuated to Yardley Gobion where the headmaster of the school brought out his musical talent.
Yardley Gobion History Group

Timelines

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Timelines are displays of a list of historical events in date order, typically a long bar labelled with dates in parallel.

Trade directories

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The first directories were published in the late 18th century and they remained an important genre of reference information into the mid-20th century.

Twystory website launched

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Twyford Local History Group was founded in 2019 with a Heritage Lottery Fund grant to gather the history of the village and its residents.
Twyford Local History Group

Joseph Knibb

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Joseph Knibb (1640–1711) was an English clockmaker of the Restoration era and regarded as one of the greatest horologists of his time.
Hanslope and District Historical Society