Let us not forget our local lads and hard working women of WW1
By artfullcomarts, Aug 6 2018 01:42PM
We had a visit from Sergeant David Macaulay who talked to us about Private James Miller, who won the Victoria Cross. He was born at Taylors Farm Houghton and died at the Battle of the Somme while taking an important message to get re enforcements; he saved the lives of many others soldiers but died himself.
Sergeant Macaulay also showed the children how to go through a drill and how to march