The dramatic story of the author’s childhood home, a Fylde farm called Todderstaffe,
first mentioned in 1332, it was part of the ancient manor of Staining. In 1296 it
was given to Whalley Abbey. In 1853 Thomas Miller added it to his Manor of Singleton.
Thomas Smith became a tenant in 1924 and his descendant purchased the farm in 1966.
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AKS LYTHAM INDEPENDENT SCHOOL
EXPLORING THE PAST
Tuesday 3 October 2017 5pm – 6pm
Demon Drink? Alcohol-related Issues in Lancashire: past and present.
Dr. Annemarie McAllister (UCLan)
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Singing the News. Ballads in Tudor England.
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Tuesday 17 April 2018 5pm – 6pm
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