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John Middleton – Victorian Provincial Architect

ISBN 978-953-99762-5-3  (2008) Publisher: Accent d.o.o., Zagreb, Croatia A few new copies of this book are still available at £15.00 each (plus postage and package). For more details please email … Continue reading

November 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

Suffolk Lawn and Lypiatt Terrace, Cheltenham

To download this essay by Brian Torode on Suffolk Lawn and Lypiatt Terrace, Cheltenham, please press the link below:

January 9, 2017 · 2 Comments

Some Cheltenham Buildings

To download Brian Torode’s selection of lesser-known Cheltenham buildings designed by John Middleton, William Hill Knight and others, please press the link below: These notes were produced for a County … Continue reading

August 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

St Stephen’s Church, Tivoli

To download this album of postcards and photographs of St Stephen’s Church, please press the link below: To download Brian Torode’s account of the War Memorial Chapel, St Stephen’s Church, … Continue reading

July 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Remembrance Sunday 2011

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham, 2011, Remembrance Sunday Strange isn’t it that today is named Remembrance Sunday, because for us, as Christians, every Sunday is remembrance Sunday – the day when … Continue reading

June 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Remembrance Sunday 2010

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham, 2010, Remembrance Sunday   I’m a bit of a hoarder and love to collect things that have special memories for me. My collection comprises all sorts … Continue reading

June 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Remembrance Sunday 2009

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham, 2009, Rememberance Sunday In nearly every town or village that one visits in the UK, one will find a memorial to the Fallen, those who have … Continue reading

June 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Anniversary of the Queen’s Accession 2012

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham, Sunday June 10th 2012, Sunday after Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth. I am sure many of you will remember from your history lessons at school, … Continue reading

June 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Tomb of King Edward II

To download this reflection upon the Tomb of King Edward II in the light of the Feast of Christ the King 2013, by Brian Torode, please press the link below: 

June 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Brown Family – Carvers of the Caryatides

In 2003 Brian Torode was invited to research the relationship between two families of Brown who lived in Tivoli, Cheltenham, one being the carvers of the Caryatides of Montpellier. To … Continue reading

August 6, 2015 · Leave a comment