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Higgins and Sons -  Hoteliers and Brewers
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Higgins and Sons – Hoteliers and Brewers

Charles Higgins (1789-1862) and his wife Mary (née Branson) (1791-1862) were born in Northamptonshire. In 1817 Charles was the landlord of the 17th century Hind Inn in Sheep Street, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire. In 1823, Charles and...

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27 Jan 2021
C D: a Scandalous Burial?
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C D: a Scandalous Burial?

In the autumn of 1994 there was much debate in the pages of the “Bedfordshire on Sunday” newspaper about whether an unusual burial should be allowed at Foster Hill Road Cemetery. Depending on your point...

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28 Oct 2020