Residents have been proven the medieval artwork of spinning as they took a step again in time On the weekend.
The historic previous of Foston was uncovered as An factor of the nationwide Heritage Open Days scheme at St Peter’s Church Inside the village.
Visitors Acquired An indication of spinning by Simon and Janet Bray As properly as to viewing photographs And information from a e-book accomplished by the late Mrs Brieant and Mr Parker in 1982 referred to as ‘Foston’.
Spinning currentation (51488009)
Native farmer and resident Tony Scrimshaw rereferred to as his reminiscences from over the previous 80 years collectively with his boyhood reminiscences of the village school, windmill, bakery, store, submit office, public homes and farming.
Memorabilia belonging to the completely different village teams collectively with the church, Women’s Institute (WI), conservation group and the Scouts and Guides additionally went on current As properly as to a beehive and gear for amassing honey.
Refreshments have been served all by way of the event.
Heritage celebrations at Foston Church (51498177)
Heritage celebrations at Foston Church (51498180)