Monthly Archives: February 2018

Hob Cross, Lathom, West Lancashire

The site of Hob Cross  would have dated back to Medieval times, and even possibly before. Hob is a word to describe a type of supernatural being that lived in the more remote areas of the countryside. In Lancashire a similar term might be … Continue reading

Posted in Medieval Lancashire, Wayside Crosses | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Longridge Cluster Schools’ Armistice Project

As we move into the final year of centenary events for the 1914-1918 conflict, a group of schools in Longridge and its surrounding villages are engaging in a whole series of projects to remember World War 1. The work will culminate in a performance of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized