Dating in badsey
The station was opened by the Oxford, Worcester and Wolverhampton Railway on 4 June 1853.
Most successful performances of an operetta, entitled "Cinderella's At Home," were given in the Old School on February 15th, 16th, and 20th, by children attending the Council School. 1d., out of which it is proposed to give a tea, one day during Easter Week, to all the children attending the Day Schools. each) of those who took part in the performances may be had at Mr. Her death is all the more sad as Miss Jones last year underwent an exceptionally severe operation which showed every promise of effecting a permanent cure; alarming symptoms appeared again, however, a short time ago and Miss Jones passed away somewhat suddenly at Parkfield, Lancaster, on Ascension Day. Sparrow, who ran the risk of serious pecuniary loss by allowing his residence to be converted into what can only be described as a "public" house for some two or three months.As the hour was rather early the shutters were not down And some of us enjoyed a fruitless journey up the town, But, instead of being downhearted, like true-born Britons we Were first among the bathers in the bright and sparkling sea.They then took boats and braved the deep and lived the tale to tell (Although some of the party were affected by the swell) Of how an angler skilful in the practice of his art Bewailed his luck because he failed to catch a "crab" or shark.In pony-racing on the sands some found exhilaration But to two faint trenchermen the dinner brought no consolation They played along the Warren, as happy in their glee The inmates of a "warren" are quite rightly said to be.