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Armistice 100: Armistice Day 11 November 1918 – a soldier’s view

“Dear Auntie, I escaped from Germany a few days ago and on crossing the frontier was told the very welcome news that an armistice was in force”. So begins the message on the back of this postcard of the smock windmill at Groenlo, in the province of Gelderland, eastern Netherlands on the German border.  The…

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Summer in the south?

Holidaying this summer in Dorset, Cornwall, Devon, Hampshire, Sussex, Isle of Wight…? Send us your pictures and information relating to the mills of southern England for the Great British Mill Race. The Great British Mill Race – a competition where you can help us update our Mills Database by sending us your pictures and information -…

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Scottish mill fans: we need you to help us save a record of our milling heritage

The Great British Mill Race: Send us your Scottish mill pictures. The Great British Mill Race – a competition where you can help us update our Mills Database by sending us your pictures and information – is now up and running.  Send us information and pictures for any mill or mill site, from anywhere in…

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Yorkshire & Lincolnshire mill fans: we need you to help us save a record of our milling heritage

The Great British Mill Race: Send us your Yorkshire & Lincolnshire mill pictures. The Great British Mill Race – a competition where you can help us update our Mills Database by sending us your pictures and information – is now up and running.  Send us information and pictures for any mill or mill site, from…

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The Great British Mill Race: Send us your North East mill pictures

The Great British Mill Race – a competition where you can help us update our Mills Database by sending us your pictures and information – is now up and running. Send us information and pictures for any mill or mill site, from anywhere in the UK. The Race will be running until National Mills Weekend…

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The Great British Mill Race: Send us your North West mill pictures

The Great British Mill Race – a competition where you can help us update our Mills Database by sending us your pictures and information – is now up and running. Send us information and pictures for any mill or mill site, from anywhere in the UK. The Race will be running until National Mills Weekend…

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