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This book, although not strictly about Brundall, was published by Brundall Local History Group and is the work of our former Chairman, Wendy Ward.  She has been a resident of Brundall for the last fifty years and has been a member of the Group since its inception.  She has been persuaded to have her book put into our Shop for sale as it is one of our publications.

Bits & Pieces cover.

The book is divided into four parts:

Book One:  Family life and work

Book Two: Musical activities

Book Three: Holidays

Book Four:  Retirement

Appendix:  Reminiscences of a Headmaster - a talk given by her father in 1954

There are three sets of pictures, the first two in black and white and the third in colour

Family tea in the garden

Book One: Family tea in the garden

Quartet at Keswick

Book Two: Quartet at Keswick Hall Music course in the early 1950s
Left to right: June Cubitt, Wendy Ward, Judith High, Jean Seager

John & Wendy with Matterhorn

Book Three: On holiday in Switzerland in the early 1970s.  You don't often get such a glorious
day when going up to the Gornergrat to get a view of the Matterhorn.  Never to be forgotten!

Starlight motorhome

Book Four: Wendy was an avid motorhomer from 1989 till 2011 when she sold the above van to a friend.
This photograph was taken at a local campsite in Briston, not far from Melton Constable.
There was every mod. con. on this van; shower room with toilet, oven with hob and grill,
settee which opened out to a three by six foot bed and an awning as can be seen in the photo.

This book is available from Budgens and Brundall Homehardware as well as from our on-line shop priced at £9.95.

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