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Coton Hill School group

This group of infant children attended Coton Hill School in Shrewsbury.  In 1870, an Education Act was passed which said that all children between the ages of 5 and 10 … Continue reading

Evacuation

The Government already had plans in place to move children from cities, where there was a high risk of bombing, to safer rural areas should war break out. Even before … Continue reading