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First Steps in Family History

First Steps in Family History

If seeing your family at Christmas got you thinking about tracing your family tree, you might find this guide helpful.

First Steps in Family History

Gloucester’s Best Kept Secret

Gloucester’s Best Kept Secret

Does the thought of entertaining the children during the school summer holidays fill you with dread? We can let you into a little secret - read on to find out more.

Gloucester’s Best Kept Secret

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Number 9 College Court, which stands next to the historic St Michael's Gate near Gloucester Cathedral, is the building Beatrix Potter chose for the setting of her story, The Tailor of Gloucester, published in 1903.<br/><br/>Based on a local story about a tailor who closed his shop on Saturday, leaving a waistcoat he had cut out but not sewn together. When the tailor returned to his shop on the Monday morning the waistcoat had mysteriously been finished - all apart from one button hole with a tiny note which read

Number 9 College Court, which stands next to the historic St Michael's Gate near Gloucester Cathedral, is the building Beatrix Potter chose for the setting of her story, The Tailor of Gloucester, published in 1903.

Based on a local story about a tailor who closed his shop on Saturday, leaving a waistcoat he had cut out but not sewn together. When the tailor returned to his shop on the Monday morning the waistcoat had mysteriously been finished - all apart from one button hole with a tiny note which read "no more twist".

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