In 2010 at the age of 83, Christine Nicholas (formerly Clarke) sent us her recollections of Chester Farm.
Jayne's father managed Chester Farm from 1958 to 1972 and lived at Chester House together with his wife, daughter Jayne and son Robert
The Northampton Mercury began in 1720 and in an edition dated 8 August 1869, describes itself as ‘Being a Collection of the most Material Occurrences, Foreign and Domestick. Together with An Account of Trade’.
Thomas Messenger was the foremost designer of greenhouses in Victorian and Edwardian England.
The redoubtable Pollie who played county tennis and hockey