Issue 51, August 2018



Front Cover: Summer in Chatham.

Inside Front Cover: Happy Birthday Medway Archives!

Chairman’s Letter (including: General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), and FOMA Privacy Policy), Elaine Gardner.

Secretary’s Report, Odette Buchanan.

Obituary: Ken Walter (1951-2018).

Soldiers’ Stories on Our Streets, Abby Found.

The Textus Roffensis at the British Library!, Simon Lace.

What and Why?
Chatham Town Hall Gardens, Betty Cole.

Building the Basins, Brian Portway.

Rochester High Street Through the Eyes of a Child in the Early 1950s, Julie Gay;
Part 2: The High Street to Star Hill in the 1950s.

When is an Oast not an Oast, Hazel Thorn;
Part 2: When it’s a Community Centre.

Travels of a Tin Trunk, Michael Baker;
Part 8: Sport and Sketching: India, 1890 – 93, continued.

Local Studies at the Medway Archives Centre,
Local Studies Report for the FOMA AGM, 10 April 2018, Norma Crowe;
Volunteers Day, Amanda Thomas.

Readers’ Letters: Thank You; John Sims of Canterbury; The Old Strood Library.


Inside Back and Back Covers:Happy Birthday Medway Archives! The Textus Roffensis at the British Library!


 


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